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20,000 Leagues under the Sea by Jules Verne
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
The Analects of Confucius by Confucius
Beloved by Toni Morrison
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes by Stephen Hawking
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown
The Call of the Wild by Jack London
Capital by Karl Marx
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau
Common Sense by Thomas Paine
Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care by Benjamin Spock
The Egyptian Book of the Dead by E. A. Wallis Budge
The Epic of Gilgamesh by Anonymous
Fables of Aesop by Aesop
The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton
The Feminine Mystique by Betty Friedan
Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956: An Experiment in Literary Investigation by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Hippocratic Writings (Penguin Classics) by Hippocrates
The Histories by Herodotus
De Humani Corporis Fabrica by Andreas Vesalius
The Iliad by Homer
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
The Interpretation of Dreams by Sigmund Freud
The Jewish State by Theodor Herzl
The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
The Koran by al-Qur'an
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett
Martin Luther's 95 Theses by Martin Luther
Mein Kampf by Adolf Hitler
Moby Dick by Herman Melville
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave by Frederick Douglass
Native Son by Richard Wright
Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle
On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres by Nicolaus Copernicus
On the Social Contract by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan
O Pioneers! by Willa Cather
Plato's Republic by Plato
Poor Richard's Almanack by Benjamin Franklin
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
Principia Mathematica by Isaac Newton
Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung by Mao Tse-Tung
Relativity: The Special and General Theory by Albert Einstein
The Republic and The Law by Cicero
Riders of the Purple Sage by Zane Grey
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Second World War {complete} by Winston S. Churchill
Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
Silent Spring by Rachel Carson
Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence
The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
The story of civilization by Will Durant
The Story of My Life by Helen Keller
A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu
Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allan Poe
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Trattato della pittura by Leonardo da Vinci
The travels of Marco Polo the Venetian by Marco Polo
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
Two Treatises of Government by John Locke
Ulysses by James Joyce
Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Understanding Media by Marshall McLuhan
Unsafe at Any Speed by Ralph Nader
Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington
Utopia by Thomas More
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman by Mary Wollstonecraft
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

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