Damian J Kiska - Reading List - NonFiction

Currently Reading:

last updated:
08/05/2017

Non-Fiction:

The Guns At Last Light: The War in Western Europe: 1944-1945
(Volume Three of the Liberation Trilogy)

Atkinson, Rick

Fiction:
The Adventures of Huckelberry Finn
(reading this to Natasha - her first time with this American classic)
Mark Twain
Spiritual:
Living By Grace Joel S. Goldsmith
News:
The Washington Post & The Economist (primary source of national & international news)  

Non-Fiction Reading Accomplished (not a complete list)...
Author
Title
Ambrose, Stephen E. Band Of Brothers, E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest
Angle, Paul M. & Earl Schenck Miers The Living Lincoln: The Man and His Times, in His Own Words

Atkinson, Rick

An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, 1942-1943 (Volume One of the Liberation Trilogy)

Atkinson, Rick

The Day of Battle: The War in Sicily and Italy, 1943-1944 (Volume Two of the Liberation Trilogy)

Barefoot, Robert R. Death By Diet
Barraclough, Geoffrey An Introduction to Contemporary History
Boone, Keith W. The CDA Book
Chirot, Daniel Social Change in the 20th Century
Chomsky, Noam Hegemony Or Survival: America's Quest for Global Dominance
Clark Christopher The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went To War in 1914
Cohen, Carl Communism, Facism, and Democracy: The Theoretical Foundations
Coonts, Stephen War In The Air: True Accounts of the 20th Century's Most Dramatic Air Battles - by the Men Who Fought Them
Cousins, Norman Anatomy of an Illness As Perceived by the Patient
Cornwell, Bernard Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies, and Three Battles
Cukier, Kenneth & Viktor Mayer-Schönberger Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think
Douglas, William O. Go East Young Man (an autobiography)
Ellis, Joseph J. American Creation: Triumphs and Tragedies at the Founding of the Republic
Ellis, Joseph J. American Sphynx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson
Ellis, Joseph J. Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation
Ellis, Joseph J. His Excellency: George Washington
Ellis, Joseph J. The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789
Ellis, Joseph J. Revolutionay Summer: The Birth of American Independence
Englund, Peter The Beauty and the Sorrow: An intimate History of the First World War
Evans, Philip & Thomas S. Wurster Blown To Bits: How the New Economics of Information Transforms Strategy
Friedman, Thomas L. Longitudes & Attitudes: The World in the Age of Terrorism
Gaddis, John Lewis The United States and the Origins of the Cold War, 1941-1947
Galbraith, John Kenneth The Age of Uncertainty
Galbraith, John Kenneth The Culture of Contentment
Galbraith, John Kenneth The Economics of Innocent Fraud: Truth For Our Time
Galbraith, John Kenneth The Good Society
Galbraith, John Kenneth The New Industrial State
Gawande, Atul Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
Groopman, Jerome, MD The Anatomy of Hope: How People Prevail in the Face of Illness
Hansen, Roger D. The Politics of Mexican Development
Heymann, C. David RFK: A Candid Biography of Robert F. Kennedy
Hillenbrand, Laura Unbroken - A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Hinton, William Fanshen: A Documentary of Revolution in a Chinese Village
Holmes, David L. The Faiths of the Founding Fathers
Huntington, Samuel P. Political Order in Changing Societies
Kahn, Roger. The Boys of Summer
Kennedy, John F. Profiles In Courage
Kennedy, Robert F. Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis
Kindleberger, Charles P. Manias, Panics, and Crashes: A History of Financial Crises
Kindleberger, Charles P. The World in Depression, 1929-1939
Krugman, Paul The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century
Krugman, Paul The Age of Diminished Expectations: U.S. Economic Policy in the 1990s (3rd Edition)
Kubler-Ross, Elisabeth On Death and Dying (read this as a teenager)
Kuhn, Thomas S. Structure of Scientific Revolutions (original coining of word: "Paradigm")
LaFeber, Walter America, Russia, and the Cold War 1945-1975
Leninger, Bruce & Andrea, with Ken Gross Soul Survivor: The Reincarnation of a World War II Fighter Pilot
Lieberthal, Kenneth G. Revolution and Tradition in Tientsin, 1949-1952
Lovell, Jim & Kluger, Jeffrey Apollo 13 (originally: Lost Moon)
Maddow, Rachel
Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power
Manchester, William
The Glory & The Dream: A Narrative History of America, 1932-1972
McCullough, David 1776
McCullough, David John Adams
McPherson, James Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era
Miller, Merle Plain Speaking: An Oral Biography of Harry S. Truman
Moore, Geoffrey A. Crossing The Chasm: Marketing and Selling Technology Products to Mainstream Customers
Munoz, Heraldo From Dependency to Development: Strategies to Overcome Under-Development and Inequality
Niebuhr, Reinhold Moral Man and Immoral Society: A Study of Ethics and Politics
Oates, Stephen B. With Malice Toward None: The Life of Abraham Lincoln
O'Reilly (Fred Trotter & David Uhlman) Hacking Healthcare: A Guide to Standards, Workflows, and Meaningful Use
O'Reilly (Allistair Croll & Benjamin Yoskovitz) Lean Analytics : Use Data to Build a Better Startup Faster
Paine, Thomas The Essential Writings: Common Sense, The Crisis, The Rights of Man
Palmer, Arnold Go For Broke: My Philosophy of Winning Golf
Plato The Republic
Phillips, Kevin P. American Theocracy: The Peril and Politics of Radical Religion, Oil, and Borrowed Money in the 21st Century
Phillips, Kevin P. Arrogant Capital: Washington, Wall Sreet, and the Frustration of American Politics
Phillips, Kevin P. Bad Money: Reckless Finance, Failed Politics and the Global Crisis of American Capitalism
Phillips, Kevin P. The Cousins' Wars: Religion, Politics, & the Triumph of Anglo-America
Phillips, Kevin P. The Politics of Rich and Poor: Wealth and the American Electorate in the Reagan Aftermath
Phillips, Kevin P. Wealth & Democracy: A Political History of the American Rich
Pinchbeck, Daniel Breaking Open The Head - A Psychodelic Journey Into the Heart of Contemporary Shamanism
Pollan, Michael The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
Terry Pratchett with Ian Stewart & Jack Cohen The Science of Discworld
Sanders, Scott Russell A Private History of Awe
Sandoz, Mari Crazy Horse: The Strange Man of the Oglalas
Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. A Thousand Days : John F. Kennedy in the White
Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr. Robert Kennedy And His Times
Shaara, Michael The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War
Skocpol, Theda States and Social Revolutions: A Comparative Analysis of France, Russia and China
Springsteen, Bruce Born To Run

Stone, Irving

The Agony and The Ecstacy (A Biograhical Novel of Michelangelo)
Toobin, Jeffrey The Oath: The Obama White House and the Supreme Court
Townshend, Pete Who I Am: A Memoir
Tuchman, Barbara W. The Guns of August: The Outbreak of World War I
Vowell, Sarah The Wordy Shipmates
Upledger, John E. Your Inner Physician And You - CraniosSacral Therapy and SomatoEmotional Release
Wilber, Ken A Brief History of Everything
Williams, William Appleman The Tragedy of American Diplomacy
Wintraub, Stanley Silent Night: The Story of the World War I Christmas Truce
Young, Marilyn B. The Vietnam Wars: 1945-1990