Controversial Books for calroll

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Title
1.409 2.75 Mein Kampf by Adolf Hitler
1.301 3.72 Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
1.294 3.56 Roget's II: The New Thesaurus by Robert Masters
1.27 2.63 Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung by Mao Tse-Tung
1.244 3.46 Elements of the Philosophy of Right by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
1.237 4.02 George Washington : Writings by George Washington
1.211 3.25 Final Crisis by Grant Morrison
1.205 3.55 The Ottoman Empire: The Classical Age 1300-1600 by Halil İnalcık
1.19 3.8 The French Revolution; a History [2-volume set] by Thomas Carlyle
1.175 3.41 Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals / On a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns by Immanuel Kant
1.172 3.65 Reflections on the Revolution in France by Edmund Burke
1.163 3.7 The Phenomenology of Spirit by G. W. F. Hegel
1.16 3.81 Moby Dick by Herman Melville
1.158 3.89 State and Revolution by V. I. Lenin
1.148 3.66 Das Kapital by Karl Marx
1.147 3.45 The Social Contract and Other Later Political Writings by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
1.146 4.01 Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America by Nancy Maclean
1.142 3.44 The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx
1.136 2.94 Tarantula by Bob Dylan
1.136 3.56 Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
1.127 4.07 Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon
1.118 3.17 Hannibal Rising by Thomas Harris
1.114 3.64 On the Road by Jack Kerouac
1.113 3.15 Batman: The Dark Knight Strikes Again by Frank Miller
1.109 3.82 Racism without Racists: Color-Blind Racism and the Persistence of Racial Inequality in America by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva
1.106 3.4 An Essay on Liberation by Herbert Marcuse
1.105 3.92 Reform or Revolution by Rosa Luxemburg
1.101 3.64 The Unabomber Manifesto: Industrial Society and Its Future by Theodore Kaczynski
1.1 3.38 The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
1.094 3.75 Selected Poems by Ezra Pound
1.093 3.27 Lion in the White House: A Life of Theodore Roosevelt by Aida D. Donald
1.093 3.79 The Holy Qur'an (Abdullah Yusuf Ali ∙ 1934) by al-Qur'an
1.091 3.54 The Interpretation of Dreams by Sigmund Freud
1.09 4.12 Capital, Vol. 1: A Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx
1.084 4.23 Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace
1.083 3.87 Critique of Pure Reason by Immanuel Kant
1.081 3.77 Popol Vuh by Quiché Maya
1.077 3.58 Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis by Sigmund Freud
1.072 4.14 History of the Russian Revolution by Leon Trotsky
1.069 3.85 The Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien
1.067 3.63 Civilization and Its Discontents by Sigmund Freud
1.066 3.93 The American Revolution, Writings from the War of Independence by John H. Rhodehamel
1.056 3.72 Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
1.056 3.52 Rules for Radicals by Saul Alinsky
1.055 3.94 Critique of Practical Reason by Immanuel Kant
1.054 3.88 Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism by Vladimir Ilʹič Lenin
1.053 3.76 Notes on the State of Virginia by Thomas Jefferson
1.052 3.72 Bloody Roads South: The Wilderness to Cold Harbor, May-June 1864 by Noah Andre Trudeau
1.051 3.49 The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
1.049 3.73 Heart of Darkness and The Secret Sharer by Joseph Conrad
1.047 3.85 Theaetetus [Greek and translation] by Plato
1.046 3.71 Rhetoric by Aristotle
1.04 4.26 Moby-Dick [Norton Critical Edition] by Herman Melville
1.037 3.6 The Second Treatise of Government by John Locke
1.033 3.72 The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
1.032 3.55 Billy Budd and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) by Herman Melville
1.032 3.56 The Confessions by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
1.03 3.86 The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
1.029 3.48 The Pearl by John Steinbeck
1.026 3.34 Sun and Steel by Yukio Mishima
1.025 3.95 Ernest Hemingway on Writing by Ernest Hemingway
1.025 3.55 The Way of All Flesh by Samuel Butler
1.024 3.93 No Longer Human by Osamu Dazai
1.023 3.86 The Sublime Object of Ideology by Slavoj Žižek
1.023 4.17 Illuminations, and Other Prose Poems by Arthur Rimbaud
1.022 3.95 The Tibetan Book of the Dead: First Complete Translation (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) by Padmasambhava
1.019 4.3 Principia Mathematica by Isaac Newton
1.017 4.06 Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
1.016 3.65 The Crucible by Arthur Miller
1.013 3.81 Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity (Routledge Classics) by Judith Butler
1.012 3.81 Beowulf by Seamus Heaney
1.01 4.06 The Dark Night of the Soul by St. John of the Cross
1.01 3.7 The Maya by Michael D. Coe
1.01 3.85 Man and Superman by George Bernard Shaw
1.009 3.71 Death in Venice by Thomas Mann
1.008 3.93 A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
1.008 3.89 Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
1.007 3.82 The Marx-Engels Reader by Karl Marx
1.007 3.76 Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.005 3.86 Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
1.001 3.86 Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Empire [3-volume set] by Robert V. Remini
1 4 Shelley's Poetry and Prose [Norton Critical Edition, 2nd ed.] by Percy Bysshe Shelley
1 3.56 Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes
0.998 3.99 Paradise Lost by John Milton
0.998 3.72 The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State by Friedrich Engels
0.997 3.66 Politics by Aristotle
0.996 4.05 How Europe Underdeveloped Africa by Walter Rodney
0.996 4.02 On the Genealogy of Morality by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.996 3.8 The Origin of Capitalism: A Longer View by Ellen Meiksins Wood
0.995 3.74 Sundiata: An Epic of Old Mali by D. T. Niane
0.994 4.08 Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
0.988 3.9 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
0.988 4.2 The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Vol. 1 by Edward Gibbon
0.985 3.77 The Pacific War by John Costello
0.984 4.09 Psychological Types by C. G. Jung
0.982 3.96 The Upanishads by Anonymous
0.98 3.62 Discourse on Method / Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes
0.98 3.73 The Analects by Confucius
0.978 3.59 On the Social Contract by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
0.978 3.96 Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
0.977 3.86 Nicomachean Ethics by Aristoteles
0.976 3.99 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
0.976 4.02 Howl and Other Poems (City Lights) by Allen Ginsberg
0.976 4.02 Soledad Brother by George Jackson
0.976 3.93 The Essays: A Selection by Michel de Montaigne
0.975 3.91 Orientalism by Edward W. Said
0.975 4.1 The Road to Serfdom: Text and Documents: The Definitive Edition by F. A. Hayek
0.975 3.64 The Pathfinder; or, The Inland Sea by James Fenimore Cooper
0.974 3.98 The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays by Albert Camus
0.971 3.73 How to Practice : The Way to a Meaningful Life by Dalai Lama XIV
0.97 3.28 Batman: The Dark Knight - Master Race by Frank Miller
0.97 3.89 Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
0.969 3.55 Christine by Stephen King
0.968 4.17 The Elements of Style by William Jr. Strunk
0.968 3.79 In Praise of Folly by Desiderius Erasmus
0.968 3.72 The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
0.968 3.37 The First Third by Neal Cassady
0.968 3.84 The Art of War by Sun Tzu
0.967 4.01 The Talisman by Stephen King
0.966 3.84 The Decay of the Angel (Sea of Fertility, Book 4) by Yukio Mishima
0.966 3.81 Ten Days that Shook the World by John Reed
0.964 3.9 Death in Venice and Other Stories by Thomas Mann
0.964 3.86 Henry IV, Part I by William Shakespeare
0.964 3.94 Relativity: The Special and General Theory by Albert Einstein
0.964 3.51 Utopia by Thomas More
0.964 3.7 The Doors of Perception by Aldous Huxley
0.963 4.11 Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
0.963 3.95 An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
0.963 3.33 After the Wall: Confessions from an East German Childhood and the Life that Came Next by Jana Hensel
0.962 3.77 The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare
0.962 3.59 The Pearl | The Red Pony by John Steinbeck
0.961 3.9 The Aeneid by Virgil
0.96 3.89 The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
0.96 3.68 The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick
0.96 3.98 The Tragedy of Richard the Third by William Shakespeare
0.96 4.16 The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Sogyal Rinpoche
0.958 3.83 The Collapse of the Third Republic: An Inquiry into the Fall of France in 1940 by William L. Shirer
0.958 3.92 The Tempest by William Shakespeare
0.958 3.72 Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald
0.958 4.07 It by Stephen King
0.957 3.72 City Lights Pocket Poets Anthology by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
0.957 3.84 Aesop's Fables (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) by Aesop
0.957 3.61 Survivor's Quest by Timothy Zahn
0.957 3.91 My Ántonia by Willa Cather
0.957 4.05 The Pentagon Papers: As Published by the New York Times by Neil Sheehan
0.957 3.8 The Eyes of the Dragon by Stephen King
0.956 4.01 Culture and Imperialism by Edward W. Said
0.956 4.03 The Iliad by Homer
0.955 3.97 Critique of Judgment by Immanuel Kant
0.955 3.64 A Happy Death by Albert Camus
0.955 4.09 Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? by Dr. Seuss
0.954 3.87 The Dharma Bums by Jack Kerouac
0.954 3.82 Candide by Voltaire
0.954 3.69 Big Sur by Jack Kerouac
0.954 3.96 They Thought They Were Free: The Germans, 1933-45 by Milton Mayer
0.953 3.81 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
0.949 4.13 Black Skin, White Masks by Frantz Fanon
0.949 3.94 The Bhagavad Gita by Barbara Stoler Miller
0.949 3.89 Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell
0.948 3.78 Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens
0.948 3.61 The Greatest Story Ever Told--So Far: Why Are We Here? by Lawrence M. Krauss
0.948 3.72 Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny by Amartya Sen
0.948 4.06 King Lear by William Shakespeare
0.947 3.84 The American Heritage History of the Civil War by Bruce Catton
0.946 3.84 Tartuffe and Other Plays by Molière
0.944 3.68 Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work by Nick Srnicek
0.942 4.02 Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse
0.942 4.03 The Odyssey by Homer
0.941 3.85 I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream: Stories by Harlan Ellison
0.94 4.01 The Trial by Franz Kafka
0.939 3.93 Demian by Hermann Hesse
0.939 4.17 The Thirteen Books of the Elements, Vol. 1, books 1-2 by Euclid
0.938 3.42 The Autobiography of F.B.I. Special Agent Dale Cooper: My Life, My Tapes by Scott Frost
0.938 3.69 Dune Messiah by Frank Herbert
0.938 3.66 Black Edelweiss: A Memoir of Combat and Conscience by a Soldier of the Waffen-SS by Johann Voss
0.937 3.79 Batman: A Death in the Family [with A Lonely Place of Dying] by Jim Starlin
0.937 4.04 The Dhammapada by Anonymous
0.936 3.95 The Stranger by Albert Camus
0.935 4.23 The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
0.935 4.01 The Condition of the Working Class in England by Friedrich Engels
0.935 4.07 The Revolution Betrayed by Leon Trotsky
0.934 3.72 A Universe from Nothing: Why There Is Something Rather than Nothing by Lawrence M. Krauss
0.934 3.95 The History of Sexuality, Vol. 1: An Introduction by Michel Foucault
0.934 3.98 A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.934 3.98 Socialism: Utopian and Scientific by Friedrich Engels
0.933 3.73 Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare
0.933 3.87 Arkham Asylum by Grant Morrison
0.932 3.8 The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism by Max Weber
0.931 3.72 Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
0.931 3.82 Ironweed by William J. Kennedy
0.93 3.88 Russia and the Russians: A History by Geoffrey A. Hosking
0.93 4.07 Inferno by Dante Alighieri
0.928 3.71 An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke
0.927 3.82 The Temple of the Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima
0.927 4.08 David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
0.926 3.97 The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
0.926 4.05 Under Plum Lake by Lionel Davidson
0.925 3.64 Firestarter by Stephen King
0.924 3.98 The Long Walk by Stephen King
0.924 3.8 God and the State by Michael Bakunin
0.923 3.98 Notebook of a Return to My Native Land by Aimé Césaire
0.922 3.95 Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
0.921 4.06 Notes from Underground by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
0.921 3.95 All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy
0.92 4.23 A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
0.919 4.16 Hamlet by William Shakespeare
0.919 4.12 Parasyte, Volume 8 by Hitoshi Iwaaki
0.919 3.66 Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers by Kwame Anthony Appiah
0.919 4.22 The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
0.919 4.06 The World as Will and Representation, Volume 1 by Arthur Schopenhauer
0.918 3.86 Haiti After the Earthquake by Paul Farmer
0.918 4.11 Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
0.917 3.99 Scipio Africanus: Greater Than Napoleon by B. H. Liddell Hart
0.916 3.26 Justice League of America, Vol. 2: The Lightning Saga by Brad Meltzer
0.916 3.74 Children of Dune by Frank Herbert
0.916 4.08 Kingdom Come by Mark Waid
0.916 3.84 Capital, Vol. 3: A Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx
0.915 3.92 Revolt Against the Modern World by Julius Evola
0.914 3.99 Animal Farm by George Orwell
0.914 4.01 The Norton Anthology of English Literature, Volume 1 by M. H. Abrams
0.914 4.04 Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution, Volume 1 by Simon Schama
0.913 4.1 All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
0.912 4.21 A People's Tragedy: The Russian Revolution 1891-1924 by Orlando Figes
0.912 4.1 The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon
0.91 4.31 The Impending Crisis, 1848-1861 by David M. Potter
0.909 3.84 Specter Of The Past by Timothy Zahn
0.907 4.18 Bleak House by Charles Dickens
0.906 3.79 Heart of Europe: A History of the Holy Roman Empire by Peter H. Wilson
0.906 4.03 Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T. E. Lawrence
0.906 3.91 Goethe's Faust: Part One and Sections from Part Two by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
0.905 4.11 The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
0.905 4.09 73 Poems by E. E. Cummings
0.904 3.94 Nervous Conditions by Tsitsi Dangarembga
0.904 3.63 A Nietzsche Reader by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.904 4.04 V. by Thomas Pynchon
0.903 3.59 Batman: Haunted Knight by Jeph Loeb
0.903 4.14 Germinal by Émile Zola
0.903 3.87 Off the Road: My Years with Cassady, Kerouac, and Ginsberg by Carolyn Cassady
0.903 3.98 Parasyte, Volume 1 by Hitoshi Iwaaki
0.903 4.07 Diplomacy by Henry Kissinger
0.903 3.75 The Inheritance of Rome: Illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000 by Chris Wickham
0.902 3.73 The Temple of Dawn by Yukio Mishima
0.902 4.06 Spring Snow by Yukio Mishima
0.902 4.21 Watership Down by Richard Adams
0.901 4.01 Fear and Trembling / The Sickness Unto Death by Søren Kierkegaard
0.901 4.1 Parasyte, Volume 7 by Hitoshi Iwaaki
0.9 3.96 Heir To The Empire by Timothy Zahn
0.9 3.83 Red Dragon by Thomas Harris
0.9 4.1 Parasyte, Volume 5 by Hitoshi Iwaaki
0.899 3.87 Mexico: From the Olmecs to the Aztecs by Michael D. Coe
0.897 3.71 The Grand Design by Stephen Hawking
0.897 3.93 Vision Of The Future by Timothy Zahn
0.896 4 The Last Command by Timothy Zahn
0.896 3.83 Superman: Birthright by Mark Waid
0.896 3.86 I Am Legend by Richard Matheson
0.896 3.95 The Plague by Albert Camus
0.895 3.9 Chronicles: Volume One by Bob Dylan
0.895 3.63 Ancient Greece: From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times by Thomas R. Martin
0.895 3.42 Utilitarianism by John Stuart Mill
0.894 4.33 Philosophical Investigations by Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.894 3.96 Dracula by Bram Stoker
0.894 3.51 The Barber of Seville and The Marriage of Figaro by Pierre de Beaumarchais
0.894 3.97 The Death of Ivan Ilyich by Leo Tolstoy
0.894 3.99 Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing by Anya Von Bremzen
0.893 4.11 Meditations by Marcus Aurelius
0.893 3.95 Dead Souls by Nicolai Gogol
0.893 3.8 God Is Not One: The Eight Rival Religions That Run the World—and Why Their Differences Matter by Stephen Prothero
0.893 3.95 The Visit by Friedrich Dürrenmatt
0.893 3.91 The Thirty Years War: Europe's Tragedy by Peter H. Wilson
0.892 4.23 The Poetry of Robert Frost by Robert Frost
0.891 4.15 A Season in Hell / The Drunken Boat by Arthur Rimbaud
0.89 3.56 Justice League of America, Vol. 1: The Tornado's Path by Brad Meltzer
0.887 3.77 The Dialectic of Sex: The Case for Feminist Revolution by Shulamith Firestone
0.887 3.61 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Part 1: Phantom Blood, Volume 01 by Hirohiko Araki
0.887 4.12 The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
0.885 3.79 The Russians by Hedrick Smith
0.885 3.85 Capital, Vol. 2: A Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx
0.885 4.29 The Stand by Stephen King
0.885 4.12 The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War by David Halberstam
0.884 4.04 Twitter and Tear Gas: The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest by Zeynep Tufekci
0.883 4.3 Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures, The New JPS Translation According to the Traditional Hebrew Text by JPS
0.882 4.16 The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching: Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and Liberation by Thich Nhat Hanh
0.881 3.91 Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution by Neil deGrasse Tyson
0.881 4.27 Dune by Frank Herbert
0.881 4.23 Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu
0.88 3.94 Dark Force Rising by Timothy Zahn
0.878 4.37 Mirriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary: Eleventh Edition by Merriam-Webster
0.878 4.08 Selections from the Prison Notebooks by Antonio Gramsci
0.877 4.22 Parasyte, Volume 6 by Hitoshi Iwaaki
0.877 3.89 The History of Sexuality, Volume 3: The Care of the Self by Michel Foucault
0.873 3.91 The Reprieve by Jean-Paul Sartre
0.872 3.77 Dreams by C. G. Jung
0.872 3.99 Batman: Hush by Jeph Loeb
0.872 3.85 Before Stalingrad: Barbarossa, Hitler's Invasion of Russia 1941 (Battles & Campaigns) by David M. Glantz
0.869 4.34 Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss
0.869 3.93 The Conquest of Gaul by Julius Caesar
0.868 3.65 Perceval, the Story of the Grail by Chrétien de Troyes
0.868 4.13 Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison by Michel Foucault
0.868 4 Runaway Horses by Yukio Mishima
0.868 4.08 The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris
0.867 4.27 The Hobbit, or There and Back Again by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.866 4.14 All-Star Superman by Grant Morrison
0.866 3.75 The Fall of Yugoslavia: The Third Balkan War by Misha Glenny
0.866 4.02 Empires of the Atlantic World: Britain and Spain in America 1492-1830 by John Huxtable Elliott
0.866 4.1 Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
0.865 3.72 Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation by Laura Silber
0.862 3.91 The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos by Brian Greene
0.862 4.05 Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism by Benedict Anderson
0.862 3.59 The Yacoubian Building by Alaa al-Aswani
0.862 4.16 The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath by Sylvia Plath
0.862 4.21 The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendt
0.861 3.97 Parasyte, Volume 3 by Hitoshi Iwaaki
0.861 4.08 Welcome to the Universe: An Astrophysical Tour by Neil deGrasse Tyson
0.861 4.13 Parasyte, Volume 4 by Hitoshi Iwaaki
0.86 3.88 Erections, Ejaculations, Exhibitions and General Tales of Ordinary Madness (Bukowski Stories) by Charles Bukowski
0.86 4.16 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller
0.86 4.3 In the Buddha's Words : An Anthology of Discourses from the Pali Canon by Bhikkhu Bodhi
0.859 4.24 The Age of Reason by Thomas Paine
0.859 3.24 West of the Revolution: An Uncommon History of 1776 by Claudio Saunt
0.858 3.97 Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass an American Slave (Bedford Books in American History) by Frederick Douglass
0.857 4.16 Empire of Liberty: A History of the Early Republic, 1789-1815 by Gordon S. Wood
0.856 4.01 The Archaeology of Knowledge & The Discourse on Language by Michel Foucault
0.856 3.86 The Oxford History of the French Revolution by William Doyle
0.855 3.86 Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States by James C. Scott
0.855 4.16 The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
0.853 4.01 The Tombs of Atuan by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.853 4.23 1984 by George Orwell
0.853 3.86 Batman: Knightfall Volume One by Doug Moench
0.851 4.21 Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke
0.851 4.2 Ten Great Mysteries by Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allen Poe
0.85 3.74 A History of the Arab Peoples by Albert Hourani
0.85 3.9 The Battle for Spain: The Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 by Antony Beevor
0.85 4.18 Essays (Penguin) by George Orwell
0.849 4.14 Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World by Tracy Kidder
0.848 4.05 Vietnam: A History by Stanley Karnow
0.846 3.73 The Secret History of Twin Peaks: A Novel by Mark Frost
0.845 4.01 Capitalist Realism: Is There No Alternative? by Mark Fisher
0.845 4.32 Watchmen by Alan Moore
0.844 3.83 Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
0.842 4.17 V for Vendetta by Alan Moore
0.842 3.94 The Anabasis [in translation] by Xenophon
0.841 4.34 Crime and Punishment [Norton Critical Edition, 3rd ed.] by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
0.838 4.02 The Splendid Century: Life in the France of Louis XIV by W. H. Lewis
0.837 4.01 The Farthest Shore by Ursula K. Le Guin
0.836 3.89 Batman: Dark Victory by Jeph Loeb
0.836 3.92 On Anarchism by Noam Chomsky
0.836 4.01 The Glorious Cause: The American Revolution, 1763-1789 by Robert Middlekauff
0.836 4.27 The Stand by Stephen King
0.835 3.85 Reveille for Radicals by Saul Alinsky
0.835 4 Candide, Zadig, and Selected Stories by Voltaire
0.834 4.03 Darkness at Noon by Arthur Koestler
0.833 4.21 On Writing by Stephen King
0.833 4.1 American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass by Douglas Massey
0.832 4.23 The Ghosts of Berlin: Confronting German History in the Urban Landscape by Brian Ladd
0.831 4.29 Collected Poems by Sylvia Plath
0.83 4.29 Night by Elie Wiesel
0.829 4.04 History of the Twelve Caesars by Suetonius
0.829 3.99 The History of Sexuality, Volume 2: The Use of Pleasure by Michel Foucault
0.829 3.84 Midaq Alley by Naguib Mahfouz
0.827 4.2 Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution by Peter Kropotkin
0.827 4.27 The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X
0.825 3.8 Superman: Whatever Happened to the Man of Tomorrow? [Deluxe Edition] by Alan Moore
0.825 4.05 Superman: Red Son by Mark Millar
0.824 4.36 A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
0.822 3.73 The Setting Sun by Osamu Dazai
0.822 4.04 The Habsburgs: To Rule the World by Martyn Rady
0.818 4.38 The Lorax by Dr. Seuss
0.817 4.29 The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William L. Shirer
0.817 3.94 The Crusades through Arab Eyes by Amin Maalouf
0.816 4.03 Scaramouche by Rafael Sabatini
0.816 3.92 Inside the Third Reich: Memoirs by Albert Speer
0.815 4.06 Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
0.814 3.8 The Sound of Waves by Yukio Mishima
0.813 4.21 The Complete Tales of Nikolai Gogol (Volume 1) by Nikolai Vasilevich Gogol
0.813 4 Alexander of Macedon 356-323 B.C.: A Historical Biography by Peter Green
0.812 4.23 Solitary by Albert Woodfox
0.812 4.17 Beware of Pity by Stefan Zweig
0.812 3.99 Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology by David Graeber
0.811 3.94 Leo the African by Amin Maalouf
0.811 3.79 Pax Romana: War, Peace and Conquest in the Roman World by Adrian Goldsworthy
0.811 4.26 Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde
0.811 4.43 Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
0.809 4.35 The Sneetches and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss
0.808 3.99 Banker to the Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty by Muhammad Yunus
0.807 4.01 Storm of Steel by Ernst Jünger
0.806 4.39 The Two Towers by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.806 4.44 Speeches and Writings: Volume 1: 1832-1858 by Abraham Lincoln
0.805 4.33 The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
0.805 4.21 Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville
0.805 3.95 The Arabian Nights by Andrew Lang
0.804 4.07 All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror by Stephen Kinzer
0.804 4.17 Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien
0.804 4.14 Batman: Year One by Frank Miller
0.804 4.25 The Earth Is Weeping: The Epic Story of the Indian Wars for the American West by Peter Cozzens
0.804 4.13 The Making of the English Working Class by E. P. Thompson
0.802 4.07 The Wind Is My Mother: The Life and Teachings of a Native American Shaman by Bear Heart
0.802 4.31 The Complete Stories by Franz Kafka
0.801 4.18 Debt: The First 5,000 Years by David Graeber
0.801 4.03 Darwin: Norton Critical Edition by Philip Appleman
0.801 3.98 The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory by Brian Greene
0.798 4.22 The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman
0.795 4.2 Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve the Human Condition Have Failed by James C. Scott
0.794 4.3 If This Is a Man by Primo Levi
0.793 3.96 Anarhoprimitivizam protiv civilizacije [Anarchoprimitivism Against Civilization] by John Zerzan
0.792 4.26 Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayer
0.79 4.09 The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality by Brian Greene
0.787 4.28 The Black Jacobins by C. L. R. James
0.786 4.4 The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, 1942–1944 by Ian W. Toll
0.785 4.3 Six Frigates: The Epic History of the Founding of the U.S. Navy by Ian W. Toll
0.784 3.88 Thomas Jefferson: A Life by Willard Sterne Randall
0.783 4.09 Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell
0.783 4.03 Revolutionary Suicide by Huey P. Newton
0.782 4.13 Chess Story by Stefan Zweig
0.781 3.87 Grand Hotel by Vicki Baum
0.78 4.03 Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic by Tom Holland
0.78 4.53 The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.779 4.37 Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation by Carl Sagan
0.777 4.31 H. G. Wells: Six Novels by H. G. Wells
0.777 3.72 Fragments of Horror by Junji Ito
0.776 4.17 Parasyte, Volume 2 by Hitoshi Iwaaki
0.774 4.36 The collected poems of Frank O'Hara by Frank O'Hara
0.774 3.7 Hannibal: One Man Against Rome by Harold Lamb
0.77 3.53 A History of Iran: Empire of the Mind by Michael Axworthy
0.77 4.31 What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815-1848 by Daniel Walker Howe
0.77 4.03 Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World by Jack Weatherford
0.769 3.73 Superman: Brainiac by Geoff Johns
0.769 4.12 Batman: The Long Halloween by Jeph Loeb
0.768 4.47 The Return of The King by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.767 4.17 Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty
0.767 4.21 The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
0.766 3.88 Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History by Sidney Mintz
0.765 4.18 Europe and the people without history by Eric R. Wolf
0.765 4.45 Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era by James M. McPherson
0.765 4.05 The Storm of War: A New History of the Second World War by Andrew Roberts
0.764 3.92 Adolf Hitler by John Toland
0.763 4.23 Caesar : Life of a Colossus by Adrian Goldsworthy
0.761 4.04 The Balkans: Nationalism, War and the Great Powers, 1804-1999 by Misha Glenny
0.76 3.7 1812: The War That Forged a Nation by Walter R. Borneman
0.759 4.17 The Price of Glory: Verdun 1916 by Alistair Horne
0.757 4.48 Antonin Artaud: Selected Writings by Antonin Artaud
0.754 4.19 The Conquest of Bread by Peter Kropotkin
0.75 4.29 The Forgotten Soldier by Guy Sajer
0.75 4.06 Technological Slavery: The Collected Writings of Theodore J. Kaczynski, a.k.a. "The Unabomber" by Theodore J. Kaczynski
0.749 4.11 The Anatomy of Fascism by Robert O. Paxton
0.747 4.15 The Rising Sun: the Decline and Fall of the Japanese Empire, 1936-1945. by John Toland
0.747 3.84 The First World War by John Keegan
0.741 4.19 Napoleon: A Life by Andrew Roberts
0.735 4.38 Women, Race, and Class by Angela Y. Davis
0.732 4.16 SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard
0.727 4.43 Maus I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History by Art Spiegelman
0.722 3.88 A Dying Colonialism by Frantz Fanon
0.721 4.24 Pathologies of Power: Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor by Paul Farmer
0.72 4 Smashed by Junji Ito
0.719 3.51 The Jugurthine War & The Conspiracy of Catiline by Sallust
0.719 3.61 A Concise History of Germany by Mary Fulbrook
0.718 4.48 Mississippi Writings: Tom Sawyer / Life on the Mississippi / Huckleberry Finn / Pudd'nhead Wilson by Mark Twain
0.718 4.03 The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America by Andrés Reséndez
0.716 4.14 The Other America: Poverty in the United States by Michael Harrington
0.715 4.34 Peter the Great: His Life and World by Robert K. Massie
0.714 4.52 4 Plays: As You Like It; A Midsummer Night's Dream; The Tempest; Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
0.713 3.64 A Most Dangerous Book: Tacitus's Germania From the Roman Empire to the Third Reich by Christopher B. Krebs
0.712 4.23 Capital and Ideology by Thomas Piketty
0.712 4.56 The Complete Works by Michel de Montaigne
0.707 4.1 Shiver by Junji Ito
0.706 3.61 The Rise of the Greeks by Michael Grant
0.706 4.35 We Crossed a Bridge and It Trembled: Voices from Syria by Wendy Pearlman
0.705 4.05 Iron Kingdom: The Rise and Downfall of Prussia, 1600-1947 by Christopher Clark
0.703 4.6 The Hobbit / The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.702 4.23 To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 by Adam Hochschild
0.696 4.2 Black Garden: Armenia and Azerbaijan through Peace and War by Thomas de Waal
0.695 4.33 A World Undone: The Story of the Great War, 1914 to 1918 by G. J. Meyer
0.694 4.42 The World as Will and Representation, Volume 2 by Arthur Schopenhauer
0.693 3.86 Liberty and Power: The Politics of Jacksonian America by Harry L. Watson
0.688 4.31 The Trial of God by Elie Wiesel
0.688 4.43 The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke by Rainer Maria Rilke
0.679 4.17 A Kierkegaard Anthology by Søren Kierkegaard
0.677 3.74 The French and Indian War: Deciding the Fate of North America by Walter R. Borneman
0.677 3.73 Social and Cultural Anthropology: A Very Short Introduction by John Monaghan
0.677 4.22 The Death of Democracy: Hitler's Rise to Power and the Downfall of the Weimar Republic by Benjamin Carter Hett
0.676 4.36 American Holocaust: The Conquest of the New World by David E. Stannard
0.673 4.31 How Democracies Die by Steven Levitsky
0.673 4.41 The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
0.669 4.38 Domination and the Arts of Resistance: Hidden Transcripts by James C. Scott
0.666 4.35 The Book of Images by Rainer Maria Rilke
0.665 4.13 The Wolf: How One German Raider Terrorized the Allies in the Most Epic Voyage of WWI by Richard Guilliatt
0.66 4.35 Women and Gender in Islam: Historical Roots of a Modern Debate by Leila Ahmed
0.653 3.24 Batman: Knightfall Volume Two: Knightquest by Chuck Dixon
0.649 4.32 The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein
0.648 3.97 The Battle of Kursk by David M. Glantz
0.647 4.24 Black against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party by Joshua Bloom
0.643 4.3 Why We're Polarized by Ezra Klein
0.64 3.77 Stalin: Breaker of Nations by Robert Conquest
0.634 4.6 The Debate on the Constitution, Part Two: January 1788 to August 1788 by Bernard Bailyn
0.62 4.21 The Art of Not Being Governed: An Anarchist History of Upland Southeast Asia by James C. Scott
0.618 3.65 Akhenaten: Egypt's False Prophet by Nicholas Reeves
0.614 4.18 Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides’s Trap? by Graham Allison
0.612 4.37 Hitler and the Power of Aesthetics by Frederic Spotts
0.611 4.62 Speeches and Writings: Volume 2: 1859-1865 by Abraham Lincoln
0.607 4.48 Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II by Douglas A. Blackmon
0.596 4.45 Hitler: Ascent: 1889-1939 by Volker Ullrich