By: Milton and Rose Friedman 1979 Nonfiction Subject Matter: Capitalism; Welfare state; Industry and state Rating: 2/5 Oh yeah. Look at that stud. Free to Choose is a “personal statement” from the late 1970s about economic policy.
By: F. W. Winterbotham 1978 Nonfiction Rating: 3/5 The Nazi Connection is a strange tale. According to the title, it’s a “true account of a master spy.” Obviously, a huge part of this is really truly true, like the… Continue Reading
Persepolis 1 Persepolis 2 Persepolis 3 Persepolis 4 By: Marjane Satrapi 2000 Nonfiction Subject Matter: Comic books; Comic strips; Persepolis Rating: 3/5 One first important point: Persepolis is a graphic novel. Graphic novels always frustrate me. I never really know… Continue Reading
By: John Steinbeck 1939 Fiction Subject Matter: Migrant agricultural laborers; Rural families; Depressions; Labor camps; California; Oklahoma; Domestic fiction; Political fiction Rating: 4/5 Well. I’m not to sure what to say about this one. The Grapes of Wrath wasn’t at… Continue Reading