Books to change the way you think!

A Listmania! list by J. M. Carey (Wellington UK)
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Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
1.  Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt
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  "How statistics can be used to change your view of the world"
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Not On the Label: What Really Goes into the Food on Your Plate
2.  Not On the Label: What Really Goes into the Food on Your Plate by Felicity Lawrence
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  "How the supermarkets control your world"
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Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
3.  Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
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  "How intuition can work and how gut feelings can fail you"
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The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few
4.  The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the Many Are Smarter Than the Few by James Surowiecki
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  "Can the mob be right?"
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A Short History of Nearly Everything - Illustrated
5.  A Short History of Nearly Everything - Illustrated by Bill Bryson
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  "Travels through science"
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Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements
6.  Mendeleyev's Dream: The Quest for the Elements by Paul Strathern
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  "The science Bill Bryson left out"
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The Map That Changed the World: A Tale of Rocks, Ruin and Redemption
7.  The Map That Changed the World: A Tale of Rocks, Ruin and Redemption by Simon Winchester
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  "How Darwin owes geology"
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Mercator: The Man who Mapped the Planet
8.  Mercator: The Man who Mapped the Planet by Nicholas Crane
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  "Why Britain is nearly as big as Africa!"
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