Recommend me some non-fiction

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Search for the title Wine And War, a great history of WWII from the winegrower's point of view. Very original.

Orbit (Orbit), Wednesday, 6 April 2005 22:41 (fourteen years ago) link

fourteen years pass...

I am looking for a recommendation for a non-fiction book for a gift. Preferably history, social science, biography, or political science and slight preference to American subject matter.

Warmth of Other Suns was my first choice, but giftee has already read it.

Mazzy Tsar (PBKR), Monday, 9 December 2019 15:47 (two months ago) link

Just discovering Tristan Gooley who writes about being able to read significance of various parts of nature/geology /meteorology and related for walkers etc.
Not sure if he's more UK based or what but pretty informative.

Stevolende, Monday, 9 December 2019 16:46 (two months ago) link

i wanna read something gnarly & factual abt surviving harsh winters before the advent of modern living, electricity etc; thinking more pioneer ish times rather than earlier ~ recs?

johnny crunch, Monday, 23 December 2019 15:57 (two months ago) link


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