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About meCurrently reading:

About my libraryThere are really two different libraries here. One is my actual physical library, those books are in the "Your Library" collection. The other is aspirational, or rather (since I will never be able to buy all of these books) it is best seen as a personal bibliography of works of interest. I use it to decide what to buy next and to keep track of useful books as I run across them. These books are in the "wishlist" collection. There are also a number of books in the "Read but not Owned" collection which should be fairly self-explanatory.

My interests are eclectic, however they mainly lie in history, labor/class studies, radical politics and literature.

The library is meant to be viewed in LCCN order. I have completed a large tagging project, however, there are certainly errors and I make no pretense of completeness. Most books I've read have ratings with two stars as flawed, three as useful/good but not notable, four as very good/notable and five as excellent/classic.

Books I've read so far this year are here.
Books I plan to read soon are tagged up next. And my extended future reading plans are quixotically labeled StbR (Soon to be Read), it should only take a few years or so.

Suggestions, comments and questions are always appreciated.
(Prompt responses not guaranteed)

Thank you for your interest. Enjoy.

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Favorite authorsJames Baldwin, Samuel Beckett, Saul Bellow, William Faulkner, Eric Foner, Philip Sheldon Foner, William Gaddis, Günter Grass, E. J. Hobsbawm, James Joyce, Franz Kafka, Gabriel García Márquez, C. Wright Mills, David Montgomery, Kim Moody, Toni Morrison, Haruki Murakami, Vladimir Nabokov, Thomas Pynchon, Bertrand Russell, John Steinbeck, E. P. Thompson, Leo Tolstoy (Shared favorites)

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Favorite librariesArchibald S. Alexander Library, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Favorite listsThe 99% -- Most Readable Non-Fiction, Classics you know you should have read but probably haven't, Favourite Books, Great American Novels

Real nameEric

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An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
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