Comprehensive List

of

Recent Readings


AMERICAN HISTORY

R. Brookhiser. What Would the Founders Do? (Our Questions, Their Answers); Basic Books, (c) 2006.
J. J. Ellis. The Founding Brothers; Vintage Books, (c) 2000.
T. Fleming. Duel: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Future of America; Basic Books, (c) 1999.
A. Gordon-Reed, J.D. Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy; University of Virginia Press, (c) 1997.
D. McCullough. 1776; Simon & Schuster, (c) 2005.
J. F. Simon. What Kind of Nation: Thomas Jefferson, John Marshall, and the Epic Struggle to Create a United States; Simon & Schuster, (c) 2002.
G. Wills. Negro President: Thomas Jefferson and the Slave Power; Houghton Mifflin Company, (c) 2003.
J. Winik. April 1865; Perennial, (c) 2002.

(AUTO)BIOGRAPHY

A. D. Aczel. The Mystery of the Aleph: Mathematics, the Kabbalah, and the Search for Infinity; Pocket Books, (c) 2000.
F. Douglass. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave; Modern Library, (c) 1845.
J. J. Ellis. His Excellency: George Washington; Alfred A. Knopf, (c) 2004.
K. Foskett. Judging Thomas: The Life and Times of Clarence Thomas; HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., (c) 2004.
C. F. Hobson. The Great Chief Justice: John Marshall and the Rule of Law; University Press of Kansas, (c) 1996.
H. Jacobs. Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl; Modern Library, (c) 1861.
T. H. Landess, R. M. Quinn. Jesse Jackson & the Politics of Race; Jameson Books, (c) 1985.
D. McCullough. John Adams; Touchstone Rockafeller Center, (c) 2001.
W. Minutaglio. The President's Counselor: The Rise to Power of Alberto Gonzales; HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., (c) 2006.
E. Morris. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt; Modern Library, (c) 1979.
E. Morris. Theodore Rex; Modern Library, (c) 2001.
R. K. Newmyer. John Marshall and the Heroic Age of the Supreme Court.; Louisiana State University Press, (c) 2001.
J. E. Smith. John Marshall: Definer of a Nation; Owl Books, Inc., (c) 1998.
T. Sowell, Ph.D. A Personal Odyssey; The Free Press, (c) 2000.
C. Thomas, J.D. My Grandfather's Son: A Memoir; HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., (c) 2007.
K. R. Timmerman. Shakedown: Exposing the Real Jesse Jackson; Regnery Publishing, Inc., (c) 2002.
B. T. Washington, LL.D. Up from Slavery; Modern Library, (c) 1901.
J. Williams. Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary; Three Rivers Press, (c) 2000.

BLACK AMERICAN HISTORY & STUDIES

W. E. B. Du Bois, Ph.D. The Souls of Black Folk; New American Library, (c) 1903.
W. H. Leckie. The Buffalo Soldiers: A Narrative of the Negro Cavalry in the West; University of Oklahoma Press, (c) 1967.
J. Williams. Enough: The Phony Leaders, Dead-End Movements, and Culture of Failure That Are Undermining Black America---and What We Can Do About It; Crown Publishers, (c) 2006.
C. G. Woodson, Ph.D. The Mis-Education of the Negro; Winston-Derek Publishers, Inc. (c) 1933.

COMPUTER HISTORY

M. Hall, J. Barry. Sunburst: The Ascent of Sun MicroSystems; Contemporary Books, Inc., (c) 1990.
D. Kushner. Masters of Doom; Random House, (c) 2003.
S. Levy. Crypto; Viking, (c) 2001.
R. E. Stross, Ph.D. Steve Jobs and the NeXT Big Thing; Atheneum, (c) 1993.
R. Young, W. G. Rohm. Under the Radar: How Red Hat Changed the Software Business---and Took Microsoft by Surprise; The Coriolis Group, (c) 1999.

ECONOMICS

O. Brafman, R. Brafman, Ph.D. Sway: The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behavior; Doubleday, (c) 2008.
R. H. Frank, Ph.D. The Economic Naturalist: In Search of Explanations for Everyday Enigmas; Perseus Books Group, (c) 2007.
M. Friedman, Ph.D., R. Friedman. Free to Choose: A Personal Statement; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers, (c) 1979, 1980.
T. Harford. The Undercover Economist; Oxford, (c) 2006.
S. E. Landsburg, Ph.D. The Armchair Economist: Economics and Everyday Life; Dell, (c) 1993.
S. E. Landsburg, Ph.D. More Sex Is Safer Sex: The Unconventional Wisdom of Economics; Free Press, (c) 2007.
S. D. Levitt, Ph.D., S. J. Dubner. Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything; HarperCollins Publishers, Inc.,
R. B. McKenzie, Ph.D. Why Popcorn Costs So Much at the Movies: And Other Pricing Puzzles; Springer, (c) 2008.
P. Seabright, DPhil. The Company of Strangers: A Natural History of Economic Life; Princeton University Press, (c) 2005.
R. J. Shiller, Ph.D. Irrational Exuberance (2d. Edition); Princeton University Press, (c) 2005.
T. Sowell, Ph.D. Applied Economics: Thinking Beyond Stage One; Basic Books, (c) 2004.
T. Sowell, Ph.D. Basic Economics: A Citizen's Guide to the Economy; Basic Books, (c) 2004.
T. Sowell, Ph.D. Economic Facts and Fallacies; Basic Books, (c) 2008.
J. Surowiecki. The Wisdom of Crowds; Anchor Books, (c) 2004, 2005.
S. A. Venkatesh, Ph.D. Off the Books: The Underground Economy of the Urban Poor; Harvard University Press, (c) 2006.
C. J. Wheelan, Ph.D. Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science; W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., (c) 2002.

FICTION & LITERATURE

D. Adams. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy; Pocket Books, (c) 1979.
D. Alighieri. The Devine Comedy; Ann Arbor Proprietary, (c) 1308, 2006.
M. Crichton. Sphere; Ballantine Books, (c) 1987.
A. Dumas. The Count of Monte Cristo (Abridged Edition); Ann Arbor Proprietary, (c) 1848, 2006.
T. Harris. Hannibal; Dell Publishing, (c) 1999.
T. Harris. Hannibal Rising; Dell Publishing, (c) 2007.
T. Harris. Red Dragon; Dell Publishing, (c) 1981.
T. Harris. The Silence of the Lambs; St. Martin's Press, (c) 1988.
N. Hawthorne. The Scarlet Letter; Ann Arbor Proprietary, (c) 1850, 2009.
E. Kostova. The Historian; Little, Brown and Company, (c) 2005.
F. Lauria. Pitch Black; PolyGram Holding, Inc. (c) 1999.
V. Martin. Property; Vintage Contemporaries, (c) 2003.
R. K. Morgan. Altered Carbon; Ballantine Books, (c) 2002.
R. K. Morgan. Broken Angels; Random House Publishing Group, (c) 2003.
R. K. Morgan. Woken Furies; Ballantine Books, (c) 2007.
J. Patterson. Kiss the Girls; Warner Books, (c) 1995.
E. Plante. Garden of Evil; Book Margins, Inc., (c) 1988.
K. S. Robinson. Blue Mars; Bantom Books, (c) 1996.
K. S. Robinson. Green Mars; Bantom Books, (c) 1994.
K. S. Robinson. Red Mars; Bantom Books, (c) 1993.
J. Saul. Nathaniel; Bantom Books, (c) 1984.
J. Saul. Shadows; Bantom Books, (c) 1992.
B. Stoker. Dracula; Ann Arbor Proprietary, (c) 1897, 2006.
H. van Dyke. The Story of the Other Wise Man; Harper & Brothers, (c) 1895, 1899.

FINANCE & INVESTING

M. E. Edleson. Value Averaging: The Safe and Easy Strategy for Higher Investment Returns; Wiley & Sons, Inc., (c) 2007.
B. G. Malkiel, Ph.D. The Random Walk Guide to Investing; W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., (c) 2003.
C. C. Martin. The Newlyweds' Guide to Investing & Personal Finance; Career Press, Inc., (c) 2002.
S. Orman. The Courage to Be Rich: Creating a Life of Material and Spiritual Abundance; Riverhead Books, (c) 1999, 2002.
S. Orman. The Laws of Money: 5 Timeless Secrets to Get Out and Stay Out of Financial Trouble; Free Press, (c) 2003 2004.
S. Orman. The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom: Practical & Spiritual Steps So You Can Stop Worrying; Three Rivers Press, (c) 1997, 2000.
T. J. Stanley, Ph.D. The Millionaire Mind; Andrews McMeel, (c) 2000.
T. J. Stanley, Ph.D.,
W. D. Danko, Ph.D.
The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of Americas's Wealthy; Pocket Books, (c) 1996.

LAW

A. R. Amar, J.D. America's Constitution: A Biography; Random House, (c) 2005.
A. R. Amar, J.D. The Bill of Rights: Creation and Reconstruction; Yale University Press, (c) 1998.
D. A. Farber, J.D. Lincoln's Constitution; University of Chicago Press, (c) 2003.
A. Hamilton, J. Madison, J. Jay. The Federalist Papers; Signet Classic, (c) 1787--1788, 2003.
L. W. Levy. Origins of the Bill of Rights; Yale University Press, (c) 1999.
A. P. Napolitano, J.D. Constitutional Chaos: What Happens When the Government Breaks Its Own Laws; Nelson Current, (c) 2004.
A. P. Napolitano, J.D. The Constitition in Exile: How the Federal Government has Seized Power by Rewriting the Supreme Law of the Land; Nelson Current, (c) 2006.
C. R. Sunstein, J.D. Radicals in Robes: Why Extreme Right-Wing Courts Are Wrong for America; Basic Books, (c) 2005.

POLICY/POLITICAL ANALYSIS

J. D. Ashcroft, J.D. Never Again: Securing America and Restoring Justice; Center Street, (c) 2006.
B. Bartlett. Imposter: How George W. Bush Bankrupted America and Betrayed the Reagan Legacy; Doubleday Books, (c) 2006.
N. Boortz, J.D., J. Linder. The FairTax Book: Saying Goodbye to the Income Tax and the IRS... Not to Mention the Social Security Tax, the Medicare Tax, Corporate Income Taxes, the Death Tax, the Self-Employment Tax, the Alternative Minimum Tax, the Gift Tax, Capital Gains Taxes, Tax Audits, and Some Major Headaches Every April 15; HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., (c) 2005.
P. J. Buchanan. Where the Right Went Wrong: How Neoconservatives Subverted the Reagan Revolution and Hijacked the Bush Presidency; Saint Martin's Press, (c) 2004.
L. Elder. Showdown: Confronting Bias, Lies, and the Special Interests That Divide America; Saint Martin's Press, (c) 2002.
S. Hannity. Conservative Victory: Defeating Obama's Radical Agenda; Harper, (c) 2010.
R. Hofstadter. The Progressive Movement: 1900--1915; Prentice-Hall, Inc., (c) 1963.
J. R. Norton. Saving George Washington: The Right Wing Assault on America's Founding Principles; Penguin Group, (c) 2006.
M. Specter. Denialism: How Irrational Thinking Hinders Scientific Progress, Harms the Planet, and Threatens Our Lives; Penguin Press HC, (c) 2009.
H. Spencer. Social Statics; Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, (c) 1850,1995.
J. Stossel. Give Me a Break; HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., (c) 2004.
N. Wolf. The End of America: Letter of Warning to a Young Patriot; Chelsea Green Publishing Company, (c) 2007.

SPIRITUAL

E. L. Cole. Maximized Manhood: A Guide to Family Survival; Whitaker House, (c) 1982.
T. D. Jakes. Loose That Man & Let Him Go!; Albury Publishing, (c) 1995.
P. Kent. Know Your Bible: All 66 Books Explained and Applied; Barbour Books, Inc. (c) 2008.
---. English Standard Version Bible; Crossway Bibles, (c) 2001;
The NIV Study Bible; Zondervan Publishing House, (c) 1995;
The Living Bible; Tyndale House Publishers, (c) 1971;
New Living Translation; Tyndale House Publishers, (c) 2007.
Old Testament
Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Deuteronomy
Joshua
Judges
Ruth
1 Samuel
2 Samuel
1 Kings
2 Kings
1 Chronicles
2 Chronicles
Ezra
Nehemiah
Esther
Job
Psalms
Proverbs
Ecclesiastes
Song of Solomon
Isaiah
Jeremiah
Lamentations
Ezekiel
Daniel
Hosea
Joel
Amos
Obadiah
Jonah
Micah
Nahum
Habakkuk
Zephaniah
Haggai
Zechariah
Malachi
New Testament
Matthew
Mark
Luke
John
Acts
Romans
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
Galatians
Ephesians
Philippians
Colossians
1 Thessalonians
2 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
2 Timothy
Titus
Philemon
Hebrews
James
1 Peter
2 Peter
1 John
2 John
3 John
Jude
Revelations

STAR WARS

G. Bear. Star Wars: Rogue Planet; Del Rey Books, (c) 2000.
A. D. Foster. Splinter of the Mind's Eye; Ballantine Books, (c) 1978.
D. Karpyshyn. Star Wars: Darth Bane: Path of Destruction; Del Rey Books, (c) 2006.
D. Karpyshyn. Star Wars: Darth Bane: Rule of Two; Del Rey Books, (c) 2008.
D. Karpyshyn. Star Wars: Darth Bane: Dynasty of Evil; Del Rey Books, (c) 2009.
P. S. Kemp. Star Wars: Deceived; Random House LLC, (c) 2011.
J. Luceno. Star Wars: Cloak of Deception; Ballantine Publishing Group, (c) 2001.
J. Luceno. Star Wars: Dark Lord: The Rise of Darth Vader; Random House Publishing Group, (c) 2005.
J. Luceno. Star Wars: Labyrinth of Evil; Random House Publishing Group, (c) 2005.
M. Reaves. Star Wars: Darth Maul: Shadow Hunter; Del Rey Books, (c) 2001.
S. Stewart. Star Wars: Yoda: Dark Rendezvous; Random House Publishing Group, (c) 2004.
M. Stover. Star Wars: Shatterpoint; Random House Publishing Group, (c) 2003.

TECHNICAL

J. Brown. The Quest for the Quantum Computer; Simon & Schuster, Inc., (c) 2000.
D. Crockford. JavaScript: The Good Parts; Yahoo!, Inc., (c) 2008.
R. W. Hamming. Coding and Information Theory (2d. Edition); Prentice-Hall, (c) 1986.
C. Schimmel. UNIX (R) Systems for Modern Architectures: Symmetric Multiprocessing and Caching for Kernel Programmers; Addison-Wesley, (c) 1994.
M. Sternstein, Ph.D. Statistics; Barron's Educational Series, Inc., (c) 1996.
D. F. Wallace. Everything and More: A Compact History of Infinity; W. W. Norton and Co., (c) 2003.
W. Weaver, Ph.D. Lady Luck: The Theory of Probability; Anchor Books, (c) 1963.

MISCELLANEOUS

A. D. Aczel. Chance: A Guide to Gambling, Love, the Stock Market & Just About Everything Else; Thunder's Mouth Press, (c) 2004.
D. Attenborough. The Private Life of Plants; Princeton University Press, (c) 1995.
J. Bamford. Body of Secrets; Anchor Books, (c) 2001.
J. Bamford. The Puzzle Palace; Penguin Books, (c) 1982.
B. Bryson. Bryson's Dictionary of Troublesome Words: A Writer's Guide To Getting It Right; Broadway Books, (c) 2002.
M. Dash. Tulipomania: The Story of the World's Most Coveted Flower & the Extraordinary Passions It Aroused.; Crown Publishers, (c) 1999.
K. S. Decker, J. T. Eberl, Ph.D. Star Wars and Philosophy: More Powerful Than You Can Possibly Imagine; Open Court, (c) 2005.
J. T. Eberl, Ph.D. Battlestar Galactica and Philosophy: Knowledge Here Begins Out There; Wiley-Blackwell, (c) 2008.
S. Flannery, D. Flannery. In Code: A Mathematical Journey; Workman Publishing Company, (c) 2001.
D. Huff. How to Lie with Statistics; W. W. Norton, Inc., (c) 1954.
T. Oliver. The Real Coke, The Real Story; Random House, Inc., (c) 1986.
S. Palin. America by Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith, and Flag; HarperCollins (c) 2010.
M. Pollan. The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World; Random House, Inc, (c) 2001.
D. T. Rubins. The A+ Guide to Good Writing; Scholastic Book Services, (c) 1980.
A. Shepherd. Scratch Beginnings: Me, $25, and the Search for the American Dream; Pathway Book Service, (c) 2007
J. Stossel. Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity: Get Out the Shovel---Why Everything You Know Is Wrong; Hyperion, (c) 2006.
S. A. Venkatesh, Ph.D. American Project: The Rise and Fall of a Modern Ghetto; Harvard University Press, (c) 2002.
S. A. Venkatesh, Ph.D. Gang Leader for a Day; The Penguin Press, (c) 2008.
S. Winchester. Krakatoa: The Day the Earth Exploded: August 27, 1883; HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., (c) 2003.
J. J. Wisnewski. The Office and Philosophy: Scenes from the Unexamined Life; Wiley-Blackwell, (c) 2008.


Now Reading...

R. A. Epstein, J.D. Cases and Materials on Torts; Little, Brown and Company, (c) 1995.

Future Reading...

P. M. Bracke. Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th; Titan Books, (c) 2006.
S. Buck, J.D. Acting White: The Ironic Legacy of Desegregation; Yale University Press, (c) 2010.
G. W. Corder, D. I. Foreman. Nonparametric Statistics for Non-Statisticians: A Step-by-Step Approach; Wiley, (c) 2009.
D. A. Farber, J.D. Retained by the People: The "Silent" Ninth Amendment and the Constitutional Rights Americans Don't Know They Have; Perseus Book Group, (c) 2007.
T. Harford. The Logic of Life: The Rational Economics of an Irrational World; Random House, (c) 2008.
G. Hubbard, T. Kane. Balance: The Economics of Great Powers from Ancient Rome to Modern America; Simon & Schuster, (c) 2013.
J. R. Lott, Jr., Ph.D. Freedomnomics: Why the Free Market Works and Other Half-baked Theories Don't; Regnery Publishing, Inc, (c) 2007.
J. D. Miller, Ph.D. Game Theory at Work: How to Use Game Theory to Outthink and Outmaneuver Your Competition; McGraw-Hill, (c) 2003.
R. Paul, M.D. End the Fed; Grand Central Publishing, (c) 2009.
F. Pohl, C. M. Kornbluth. The Space Merchants; Ballantine Books, (c) 1953.
W. A. Root. The Conscience of a Libertarian: Empowering the Citizen Revolution with God, Guns, Gambling, and Tax Cuts; John Wiley & Sons, Inc., (c) 2009.
J. Sharlet. The Family: The Secret Fundamentalism at the Heart of American Power; HarperCollins Publishers, (c) 2008.
D. Sherman, D. Cragg. Star Wars: Jedi Trial; Del Rey Books, (c) 2004.
L. H. Walker. Rediscovering Black Conservatism; The Heartland Institute, (c) 2009.
J. O. Weatherall, Ph.D. The Physics of Wall Street; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, (c) 2013.
C. H. Wheelan, Ph.D. Naked Statistics; W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. (c) 2013.

Latest revision: 11 June 2016