Books on Education and Schools

Books on Education and Schools

370. Books on Education Further Reading Jonathan Kozol Savage Inequalities: Children in America’s Schools, 1991. Educator and activist Jonathan Kozol exposed the outrageous differences in the quality of education provided in the public schools of America’s poor,...

Books on the History of Central Asia

Books on the History of Central Asia

958. Books on the History of Central Asia Further Reading: The links below are affiliate links. If you use them to make a purchase, I will receive a small commission.  Steve Coll Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the C.I.A., Afghanistan, And Bin Laden, From the Soviet...

Books on General Music

Books on General Music

780. Books on music Further Reading: The links below are affiliate links. If you use them, I may receive a small commission from your purchase.  Amiri Baraka Digging: The Afro-American Soul of American Classical Music, 2010. Scholar Amiri Baraka, African American...

Recommended Book about Judaism

Recommended Book about Judaism

296. Books about Judaism The links below are affiliate links. I may receive a small commission on your purchase if you use them.  Further Reading: Samuel G. Freedman Jew vs. Jew: The Struggle for the Soul of American Jewry, 2000. Journalist Samuel Freedman explores...

River Town by Peter Hessler | A Review

River Town by Peter Hessler | A Review

River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze by Peter Hessler My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’ve never been to China. After reading the first book in Peter Hessler’s trilogy that chronicles his experiences as an American living in China on the cusp of the 21st century, I now...

Books on the Middle East

Books on the Middle East

956. Books on the Middle East (Near East) The links below may be affiliate links. If you make a purchase, I will receive a small commission at no cost.  Further Reading: Thomas Asbridge The First Crusade: A New History: The Roots of Conflict between Christianity and...

Recommended Books on Military Science

Recommended Books on Military Science

355. Books on military science The links are affiliate links. If you use them to make a purchase, I will receive a small commission.  Further Reading: James Carroll House of War: The Pentagon and the Disastrous Rise of American Power, 2006. Award-winning author James...

Books on Religions of Indic Origin

Books on Religions of Indic Origin

294. Books on religions of Indic origin Further Reading: Toni Bernhard How to Be Sick: A Buddhist-Iinspired Guide for the Chronically Ill and Their Caregivers, 2010. Law professor and longtime meditator Toni Bernhard became sick with an illness that left her incapable...

Recommended Books on India and South Asia

Recommended Books on India and South Asia

954. Books on  India & South Asia The links in this post are affiliate links. I will receive a small commission if you use them.  Further Reading: Robert Arnett India Unveiled: Spirit, Tradition, People, 1997. While this book is an older title, American Robert...