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The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic (The American Empire Project)
1.  The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic (The American Empire Project) by Chalmers A. Johnson
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  "Recommended by Bill Moyers"
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Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire (American Empire Project)
2.  Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire (American Empire Project) by Chalmers A. Johnson
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  "Recommended by Bill Moyers"
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Nemesis: The Last Days of the American Republic (American Empire Project)
3.  Nemesis: The Last Days of the American Republic (American Empire Project) by Chalmers A. Johnson
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  "Recommended by Bill Moyers"
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Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition
4.  Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition by Michael J. Mauboussin
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  "Recommended by a respected colleague."
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13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeover and the Next Financial Meltdown
5.  13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeover and the Next Financial Meltdown by Simon Johnson
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Obama's Wars
6.  Obama's Wars by Bob Woodward
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Overhaul: An Insider's Account of the Obama Administration's Emergency Rescue of the Auto Industry
7.  Overhaul: An Insider's Account of the Obama Administration's Emergency Rescue of the Auto Industry by Steven Rattner
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The Scorpion's Gate
8.  The Scorpion's Gate by Richard A. Clarke
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The Quants: How a New Breed of Math Whizzes Conquered Wall Street and Nearly Destroyed It
9.  The Quants: How a New Breed of Math Whizzes Conquered Wall Street and Nearly Destroyed It by Scott Patterson
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My Life as a Quant: Reflections on Physics and Finance
10.  My Life as a Quant: Reflections on Physics and Finance by Emanuel Derman
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The Greatest Trade Ever: The Behind-the-Scenes Story of How John Paulson Defied Wall Street and Made Financial History
11.  The Greatest Trade Ever: The Behind-the-Scenes Story of How John Paulson Defied Wall Street and Made Financial History by Gregory Zuckerman
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Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the FinancialSystem--and Themselves
12.  Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the FinancialSystem--and Themselves by Andrew Ross Sorkin
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Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets (Incerto)
13.  Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets (Incerto) by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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The Black Swan: Second Edition: The Impact of the Highly Improbable: With a new section: "On Robustness and Fragility" (Incerto)
14.  The Black Swan: Second Edition: The Impact of the Highly Improbable: With a new section: "On Robustness and Fragility" (Incerto) by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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A People's History of the United States
15.  A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
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Den of Thieves
16.  Den of Thieves by James B. Stewart
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Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco
17.  Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco by John Helyar
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FIASCO: Blood in the Water on Wall Street
18.  FIASCO: Blood in the Water on Wall Street by Frank Partnoy
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