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Non Fiction 2014 – 2017

 

Non-fiction:  2017

  1. Badinter, E. – Le pouvoir au féminin
  2. Milligan, L. – Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell
  3. Bautman, E. – The Possessed
  4. Mac Cormaic, R. – The Supreme Court
  5. Zapruder, M. – Why Poetry?
  6. Tóibin, C. – On Elizabeth Bishop
  7. Brodsky, J. – On Grief and Reason
  8. White, H.   Essay: Without America: Australia in the New Asia
  9. Scott-Mobley, J. – Female Bodies on the American Stage
  10. Barry, B. – Georgiana Molloy: The Mind That Shines
  11. Canetti, E. – The Voices of Marrakesh
  12. Du Bois, W.E.B. – Of Our Spiritual Striving
  13. Mahood, K. – Position Doubtful
  14. Franklin, R. – Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life
  15. Eltchanihoff, M. –  Dans la tête de Marine Le Pen
  16. Fosse, J. –  An Angle Walks Through the Stage
  17. Galbraith, J.K. – The Great Crash, 1929 – READ…interesting!
  18. Veil, S. – Un Vie
  19. Greenwald, G. – No Place to  Hide – READ….”eye-opener”
  20. Trumpington, J. – Coming Up Trumps: A Memoir
  21. Hegarty, N. – The Story of Ireland
  22. White, E.B. – Collection of Essays
  23. Hochschild, A. – Strangers in their own Land – READ…very interesting!
  24. Brands, H.W. – The General and the President
  25. Tye, Larry – Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon 
  26. Jablonka, I. – Laëtitia
  27. Sophocles’ ‘Oepidus The King: a Reader’s Guide – S. Sheehan
  28. Jones, L. – Foxes Unearthed – READ…interesting!
  29. Kaplan, G. – Bird Minds – READ…very good Australian non-fiction
  30. Peraino, K. – A Force So Swift: Mao, Truman and Birth of Modern China
  31. Brown, E. – The Bloody Mary Book
  32. Lee, L. – Village Christmas – READ….quaint
  33. Massimino, M. – Spaceman
  34. Levingston, S. – Kennedy and King 
  35. Lamb, K. – Thea Astley: Inventing Her Own Weather
  36. Massie, R. –  Catherine the Great
  37. McCoole, S. – Easter Widows
  38. Ogien, R. – My Thousand and One Nights
  39. Prescott, T. – Neil Gaiman in the 21st Century
  40. Rebanks, J. – The Shepherd’s Life
  41. Katz, Yaakov – Weapon Wizards
  42. Robinson, M. – The Death of Adam – READ…..bah!
  43. Verdier, F. – Passagère du Silence
  44. Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi – Dear Ijeawele
  45. Sayarer, J. Interstate – READ
  46. Lewis-Stempel, J. – The Running Hare
  47. Sinha, M. – The Slave’s Cause – READ….very academic
  48. Wood, L. – Walking the Nile
  49. Shestokas, D. – Constitutional Sound Bites – READ…informative
  50. Williamson, G. – The Best Australian Essays 2016
  51. White, R.C. – American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant
  52. Briant, L. – Propaganda and Counter-Terrorism
  53. Lahr, J. – Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh: Tennessee Williams
  54. White, R.C. – American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant
  55. Tuchman, B. – A Distant Mirror – READ…interesting
  56. Viner, K. – How Technology Disrupted The Truth – READ …interesting essay
  57. De Tocqueville, A. – Democracy in America – READ…classic!
  58. Plutarch – Plutarch’s Lives
  59. Paxton, R. – The Anatomy of Fascism 
  60. Meade, M. – Dorothy Parker: What Fresh Hell Is This
  61. Paine, T. – Common Sense
  62. Leovy, J. – Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America
  63. Plato – The Republic
  64. Yong, E. – I Contain Multitudes
  65. Madigan, K. – Medieval Christianity: A New History
  66. Sands, P. – East West Street 
  67. Vinciguerra, T. – Cast of Characters
  68. McLennan, C. – Salt Water
  69. Butterss, P. – The Life and Work of C.J. Dennis
  70. Taylor, R. – Into the Heart of Tasmania
  71. Ormsby, E. – Silk Road
  72. Pao, E. – Reset: My Fight for Inclusion and Lasting Change
  73. Citron, D.K. – Hate Crimes in Cyberspace
  74. Gaiman, N. – Norse Mythology

Non-fiction:  2016

  1. Oxford Approaches to Classical Literature Metamorphoses
  2. Cambridge Companion Ovid
  3. The Literary Channel
  4. An Introduction to Arabic Literature
  5. Before Novels
  6. Aspects of the Novel
  7. Anatomy of Criticism
  8. Rise of the Novel
  9. The Secret Life of Plays
  10. The March of Folly
  11. The Kennan Diaries
  12. The Patriarch (bio JP Kennedy)
  13. The Devil’s Chessboard
  14. Native Realm
  15. The Brothers
  16. The Arab Awakening
  17. Life as Politics
  18. Play All: Bingewatchers notebook
  19. Orientalism
  20. Hillbilly Elegy
  21. On the Trails of Genghis Kahn
  22. François Furet
  23. La Préparation du Roman
  24. Louis XIII et Richelieu ‘La Malentente’
  25. Mazarin: Le maître du jeu
  26. The Fire Next Time (essay)
  27. Review Hawthorne’s ‘Twice Told Tales’ (essay)
  28. Interrogatoire E. Berl
  29. Machiavelli; The Discourses of Livy
  30. St. Augustine;  The Confessions
  31. St Thomas Aquinas; On Kingship
  32. Machiavelli; The Prince
  33. Marcus Aurelius;  Meditations
  34. Herodotus; The Histories
  35. Aristotle;  Nicomachean Ethics
  36. Lattimore;  Greek Lyrics
  37. Dark Money
  38. Mannix  (bio Bishop of Melbourne Daniel Mannix)
  39. The Marches
  40. Rilke
  41. The Bush
  42. The Strange Career of Jim Crow

Non-fiction: 2015

Alexievitch, S. – La fin de l’homme rouge (Nobel Prize)
Antonius, G. – The Arab Awakening
Arana, M, – Bolivar: American Liberator
Brown, F. Flaubert, A Life
Chernow, R. – Titan
Lahr, J. – Tennessee Williams: mad pilgimage of the flesh
Laing, O. – To the River
Locke, J. – Essay Concerning Human Knowledge
Luyendijk, J. – Swimming with the Sharks
Modiano, P. – Interrogatoire: E. Berl
Münninghoff, A. The Heir (De Stamhouder)
Ratey, J. – Spark
Slater, J.  – Memorable Days
Souder, W. – Under a Wild Sky
Stevens, M. – De Kooning
Turing, A. – The Enigma
Unger, M. – Michelangelo


Non-fiction:  2014

Anderson, S.  – Lawrence in Arabia
Applebaum, A. – Iron Curtain
Bakewell, S. – Life of Montaigne ( How to Live)
Begley, A. – Updike
Bons, M. – Het Kunst van het Dalen
Cope, T. – On the Trails of Genghis Khan
Churchill, Sir W. –   Their Finest Hour
Coyle, M. – The Roberts Court
Damrosch, L. Jonathan Swift, His Life and His World
Duhigg, C. -The Power of Habit
Eikelboom, J. – Achter Het Front
El-Hai, J. – The Nazi and the Psychiatrist
Erasmus  –  The Praise of Folly
Fauvelle, X. – Le Rhinocéros d’Or
Grossman, V.  Armenian Sketchbook  (1965)
Grossman, V. – A Writer at War
Kapuscinski, R. – The Shah of Shah’s
Kloor, R. v.d. – Laurens ten Dam
Krielaars, M. – Het Brilletje van Chekhov
Laing, O. – Trip to Echo Spring
Mateason – Eden’s Outcasts
Piketty, T. – Capitalism
Reybrouck, D. – Congo
Secratan, T. – 1914-1918 Les temps nous aimer
Tillion, G.   Ravensbrück  (1946)
Tunzelmann, A. von – Indian Summer
Veyne, P. – Souvenirs
Veyne, P. – Greek and Roman Empire
Vigan, de  D. – Rien ne s’oppose à la nuit