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ulmont
Sep 15, 2010

IF I EVER MISS VOTING IN AN ELECTION (EVEN AMERICAN IDOL) ,OR HAVE UNPAID PARKING TICKETS, PLEASE TAKE AWAY MY FRANCHISE


Flaggy posted:

Seriously, I can't name all of them. Please feel free to recommend some, post what you like, seriously, ANYTHING Non-Fiction!

Let me recommend Salt, Cod, and The Basque History of the World by Mark Kurlansky. Kurlansky is a journalist with very readable and engaging prose and looking at broad world history through a particular lens is always interesting.

I got distracted and haven't checked back in for a decade or so, but he's clearly written more:

http://www.markkurlansky.com/books.aspx

ulmont fucked around with this message at 22:13 on Aug 20, 2020

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ulmont
Sep 15, 2010

IF I EVER MISS VOTING IN AN ELECTION (EVEN AMERICAN IDOL) ,OR HAVE UNPAID PARKING TICKETS, PLEASE TAKE AWAY MY FRANCHISE


Also anything by Mary Roach:

"Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers (2003),
Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife (2005) (published in some markets as Six Feet Over: Adventures in the Afterlife),
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex (2008),
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void (2010),
My Planet: Finding Humor in the Oddest Places,
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal (2013), and
Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War"

http://maryroach.net/books-news.html

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