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Libertarian Books

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1
8,268 members, 147 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

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Score: 27.4

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2,176 members, 22 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: raperper (2), MaskedMumbler (2), lewbs (3), timspalding (3), jesse123 (4), lawecon (4), MMSequeira (7), LisaMaria_C (9)

Score: 23.23

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4,164 members, 22 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: lewbs (1), Bretzky1 (1), MaskedMumbler (4), LisaMaria_C (5), szarka (7), lawecon (12)

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Score: 16.11

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1,816 members, 23 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: lawecon (2), enrique_molinero (4), lewbs (5), MaskedMumbler (5), szarka (8), LisaMaria_C (23)

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Score: 13.75

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1,160 members, 19 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: lewbs (2), MMSequeira (2), lawecon (5), raperper (8), LisaMaria_C (58)

Score: 13.23

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1,976 members, 11 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: timspalding (1), MMSequeira (1), LisaMaria_C (1), lawecon (3)

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Score: 13.04

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18,595 members, 320 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

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Score: 12.92

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1,400 members, 16 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: lawecon (1), timspalding (2), MaskedMumbler (3), LisaMaria_C (7), szarka (16)

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Score: 12.86

9
754 members, 6 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: raperper (1), MMSequeira (4), MaskedMumbler (7), LisaMaria_C (55)

Score: 10.76

10
1,820 members, 26 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: raperper (3), MMSequeira (5), MaskedMumbler (6), LisaMaria_C (21)

Score: 10.14

11
1,378 members, 12 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: timspalding (5), enrique_molinero (6), MMSequeira (6), LisaMaria_C (10)

Score: 10.04

12
276 members, 5 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: szarka (2), MMSequeira (3), enrique_molinero (5), raperper (10)

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Score: 9.33

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444 members, 2 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: raperper (7), lawecon (7), MaskedMumbler (8), LisaMaria_C (30)

Score: 9.01

14
720 members, 5 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: raperper (9), MaskedMumbler (9), szarka (10), LisaMaria_C (29)

Score: 8.59

15
224 members, 2 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: szarka (3), timspalding (6), lawecon (23)

Score: 7.42

16
8,672 members, 183 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: rretzler (2), timspalding (4), LisaMaria_C (20)

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Score: 6.08

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1,277 members, 22 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: MaskedMumbler (10), raperper (11), LisaMaria_C (56)

Score: 5.91

18
365 members, 2 reviews
4.58 stars (4.58 stars)

Lists: lawecon (10), raperper (12), LisaMaria_C (57)

Score: 5.85

19
142 members, 4 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: kdemetter (1), LisaMaria_C (48)

Score: 5.52

20
261 members, 4 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), lewbs (6), lawecon (21), LisaMaria_C (34)

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Score: 5.44

23
1,008 members, 11 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2), LisaMaria_C (38)

Score: 4.98

25
4,715 members, 366 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: lawecon (6), enrique_molinero (7), LisaMaria_C (24)

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Score: 4.82

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2,979 members, 23 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (4), szarka (12), lawecon (28)

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Score: 4.72

27
165 members, 1 review
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: szarka (13), lawecon (19)

Score: 4.02

28
3,542 members, 53 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: jesse123 (1)

Score: 4

29
199 members, 0 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: szarka (1)

Score: 4

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43 members, 0 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (1)

Score: 4

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (1): The so-called "Economic Calculation" problem was what convinced me, back in the days of yore, that socialism was economically impossible. That is, there are no true economic decisions under (complete) socialism because there is no economic information without market mechanisms. Thus all economic decisions under socialism are disguised political decisions.… (more)

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114 members, 1 review
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: raperper (14), lawecon (24)

Score: 3.88

33
1,017 members, 28 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: lawecon (9), LisaMaria_C (53)

Score: 3.79

34
992 members, 16 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: timspalding (10), LisaMaria_C (59)

Score: 3.69

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19 members, 1 review
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (2)

Score: 3.36

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (2): Radical Economic Subjectivism. Hugely influential for me. Bottom Line: macro-economics is impossible. Shh! It's supposed to be a secret!

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1,723 members, 9 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (3), lawecon (11)

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Score: 3.24

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28 members, 0 reviews
4.67 stars (4.67 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (3)

Score: 3.04

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (3): One of the most intriguing books I ever read. Sciabarra is trying to place Hegelian / Marxist dialectics at the service of libertarian thought. I found this book wildly interesting.… (more)

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8,349 members, 167 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3), lawecon (8), LisaMaria_C (46)

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Score: 2.95

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375 members, 7 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: raperper (4)

Score: 2.83

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47 members, 2 reviews
4.5 stars (4.5 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (4)

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (4): American Isolationism at its best.

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145 members, 0 reviews
4.54 stars (4.54 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (5)

Score: 2.68

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (5): A Great Book. It turns out that both War and Peace are the 'Health of the State'. Right leaning administrations (and/or situations of conflict) increase funding for the military-industrial state; left leaning administrations (or situations without large overseas conflicts) increase funding for everything else. ...The State always wins.… (more)

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16,312 members, 221 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: rretzler (5), enrique_molinero (10), LisaMaria_C (28)

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Score: 2.66

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4,351 members, 31 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (6), lawecon (13)

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Score: 2.66

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13 members, 0 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (6)

Score: 2.56

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (6): Radosh is not a libertarian. He is, however, very sympathetic to the isolationist cause. Two chapters each on: Charles A. Beard, Oswald Garrison Villard, Robert A. Taft, John T. Flynn, and Lawrence Dennis.… (more)

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3,520 members, 36 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: rretzler (6), LisaMaria_C (18)

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Score: 2.5

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9,216 members, 132 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (4), LisaMaria_C (35)

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Score: 2.47

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68 members, 1 review
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: timspalding (7)

Score: 2.46

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13 members, 0 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (7)

Score: 2.46

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (7): The short-lived dream of a libertarian / new left alliance. Be sure to read the last chapter on the split between libertarians and conservatives at the YAF convention in St.Louis in 1969. Fun.… (more)

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580 members, 3 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: enrique_molinero (8)

Score: 2.38

51
72 members, 0 reviews
4.44 stars (4.44 stars)

Lists: timspalding (8)

Score: 2.38

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3 members, 0 reviews
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (8)

Score: 2.38

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (8): NEVER USE FORCE! Of course, everyone (every political theory and polity) thinks that _their_ use of force is justifiable.

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206 members, 1 review
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: szarka (9)

Score: 2.31

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143 members, 6 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (9)

Score: 2.31

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (9): Legalize all victimless (that is, consensual) crimes. Even though in almost all these cases, individuals are the victims of their own stupidity.

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22 members, 0 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: pomonomo2003 (10)

Score: 2.25

Explanations:

pomonomo2003 (10): The anarcho-capitalist Rothbard, who ended his career as a paleo-libertarian had at one time been an advocate of a libertarian and new left alliance. I think Rothbard was the libertarian Lenin, who could change policy at a moments notice. Rothbard would've allied himself with anyone he thought could aid in increasing the prospects for liberty. Had he lived much longer he would've eventually left the Paleos for something else.… (more)

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132 members, 0 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: szarka (11)

Score: 2.2

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71 members, 0 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: szarka (14)

Score: 2.07

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84 members, 1 review
4.41 stars (4.41 stars)

Lists: szarka (15)

Score: 2.03

61
50 members, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: lawecon (17)

Score: 1.97

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214 members, 3 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: lawecon (18)

Score: 1.94

63
97 members, 0 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: lawecon (25)

Score: 1.79

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101 members, 3 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: lawecon (26)

Score: 1.77

66
3,760 members, 45 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: lawecon (14), LisaMaria_C (32)

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Score: 1.75

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245 members, 5 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (44)

Score: 1.55

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76 members, 1 review
4.67 stars (4.67 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (61)

Score: 1.43

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1,112 members, 7 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: jesse123 (2)

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Score: 1.36

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62,838 members, 1,003 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7), rretzler (7), LisaMaria_C (8), lawecon (15), szarka (18)

Thumbs down: MaskedMumbler, Bretzky1, eromsted, gennyt, aulsmith

Score: 1.27

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4,160 members, 21 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: raperper (6), LisaMaria_C (11)

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Score: 0.75

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20,559 members, 313 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (5), rretzler (8), LisaMaria_C (45)

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Score: 0.6

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9,596 members, 164 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: jesse123 (6), LisaMaria_C (17)

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Score: 0.53

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8,209 members, 132 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (6), LisaMaria_C (39)

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Score: 0.16

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6,092 members, 160 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (19)

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78
4,928 members, 104 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (36)

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Score: < 0

79
3,270 members, 55 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (37)

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80
429 members, 4 reviews
3.09 stars (3.09 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (40)

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81
883 members, 10 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (42)

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Score: < 0

82
675 members, 11 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (47)

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Score: < 0

83
1,487 members, 52 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (62)

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84
7,260 members, 44 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (2)

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85
44,689 members, 663 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: rretzler (10), ahef1963 (11), LisaMaria_C (13), lawecon (16), szarka (17)

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86
3,807 members, 44 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (8), LisaMaria_C (31)

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87
2,370 members, 70 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (26)

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88
10,490 members, 174 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (9), LisaMaria_C (63)

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Score: < 0

89
760 members, 8 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (33)

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90
6,271 members, 90 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (49)

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91
2,663 members, 25 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (52)

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92
1,795 members, 47 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (64)

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93
21,744 members, 404 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (65)

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94
41,951 members, 572 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: rretzler (9), ahef1963 (10), MMSequeira (11), LisaMaria_C (15)

Thumbs down: MaskedMumbler, Bretzky1, lawecon, enrique_molinero, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: < 0

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39,895 members, 776 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: enrique_molinero (9), rretzler (11), ahef1963 (13), LisaMaria_C (54)

Thumbs down: lawecon, MaskedMumbler, Bretzky1, aulsmith, eromsted, gennyt

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18,479 members, 215 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (27)

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97
14,522 members, 235 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (60)

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98
5,540 members, 200 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (12), LisaMaria_C (25)

Thumbs down: Bretzky1, lawecon, aulsmith, eromsted, gennyt

Score: < 0

99
10,146 members, 163 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (14), LisaMaria_C (50)

Thumbs down: timspalding, Bretzky1, lawecon, eromsted, aulsmith

Score: < 0

100
7,515 members, 170 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: LisaMaria_C (51)

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