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Belching Out the Devil: Global Adventures with Coca-Cola
1.  Belching Out the Devil: Global Adventures with Coca-Cola by Mark Thomas
The list author says:
  "Thorough investigation of The Coca Cola Company's operations in South America. Fierce opposition to unions, child labour and environmental damage."
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Things Snowball
2.  Things Snowball by Rich Hall
The list author says:
  "Short rants/stories/articles about his reflections on American life. Up there with Bill Bryson."
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Lies (and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them)
3.  Lies (and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them) by Al Franken
The list author says:
  "Bush's administration and Fox News. A comical but worrying look at the American right."
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My Shit Life So Far
4.  My Shit Life So Far by Frankie Boyle
The list author says:
  "Not as much Frankie Boyle humour as any fan would want. Still worth a read."
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Dawn of the Dumb: Dispatches from the Idiotic Frontline
5.  Dawn of the Dumb: Dispatches from the Idiotic Frontline by Charlie Brooker
The list author says:
  "A compilation of Brooker's G2 articles. Accurate, hilarious and full of anger."
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Crypto: Secrecy and Privacy in the New Cold War (Penguin Press Science)
6.  Crypto: Secrecy and Privacy in the New Cold War (Penguin Press Science) by Steven Levy
The list author says:
  "Levy outlines the technical (factoring solution, key sizes) and political challenges (NSA, export regulations) overcome by the fathers of DES, RSA and PGP for crypto to be used by the masses."
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Chile: Travels in a Thin Country
7.  Chile: Travels in a Thin Country by Sara Wheeler
The list author says:
  "Sara Wheeler travels North to the very South reaching Antarctica. Honest, interesting and useful insight into Chile for any traveller."
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Mystery Man
8.  Mystery Man by Colin Bateman
The list author says:
  "Lots of humour as an Irish bookseller turns to detective work. However, one too many needless recommendations of a famous coffee chain."
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Fight Club
9.  Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
The list author says:
  "Tyler Durden and the Fight Club is the chaotic result of Joe's fatherless upbringing and frustration of an empty consumer driven society. Difficult to read in parts."
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium Trilogy Book 1)
10.  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium Trilogy Book 1) by Stieg Larsson
The list author says:
  "Great modern crime fiction. An investigative journalist persists at a corrupt global businessman with the help of his hacker companion."
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A Nation of Enemies: Chile Under Pinochet (Norton Paperback)
11.  A Nation of Enemies: Chile Under Pinochet (Norton Paperback) by Pamela Constable
The list author says:
  "Military coup 73' supported by the US, ousting an elected Allende, installing Pinochet. Press and literature censorship with a fearful, divided society. Capitalism at the expense of democracy."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

The Nazis: A Warning From History
12.  The Nazis: A Warning From History by Laurence Rees
The list author says:
  "Rees questions how Nazism conquered civilized Germany. Fortunate conditions helped them into power, but voters chose Hitler's absolute power and aims. 'Close your heart to pity. Act Brutally' Hitler"
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Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Andalucia (The Lemons Trilogy)
13.  Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Andalucia (The Lemons Trilogy) by Chris Stewart
The list author says:
  "An Englishman moves to an Andalucian village to build up a farm, with all the struggles and tales of fitting in with rural Spanish life."
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Animal Farm: A Fairy Story
14.  Animal Farm: A Fairy Story by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "Absolute power corrupts as the pigs who led the revolution return the farm to inequality and fear."
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In Place of Fear
15.  In Place of Fear by Aneurin Bevan
The list author says:
  "Collection of essays on society, national and world politics post WWII. On his NHS, "No society can legitimately call itself civilised if a sick person is denied medical aid because a lack of means""
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The Plot Against the NHS
16.  The Plot Against the NHS by Stewart Player
The list author says:
  "Documents how successive Tory and New Labour Governments (especially NHS Plan 2000) have attempted to slowly and discreetly replace the NHS with ineffective and more expansive privatised healthcare."
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The Girl Who Played with Fire: Book 2 of the Millennium Trilogy (Vintage)
17.  The Girl Who Played with Fire: Book 2 of the Millennium Trilogy (Vintage) by Stieg Larsson
The list author says:
  "Following the first of the trilogy, this contains the murder mysteries and subsequent chase that sets up the final book perfectly."
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The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest (Millennium Trilogy Book 3)
18.  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest (Millennium Trilogy Book 3) by Stieg Larsson
The list author says:
  "Sapo unravels and justice for Salander. A great triology."
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Death In The Afternoon
19.  Death In The Afternoon by Ernest Hemingway
The list author says:
  "The history, skill, spectacle and tragedy of bull fighting in Spain up to 1939. Hemingway is no doubt about its importance as he even calls it a 'decadent art'."
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The Republican War on Science
20.  The Republican War on Science by Chris Mooney
The list author says:
  "Details how Bush (and Regan) allowed the religious Right to shape research & education policies, including the teaching of anti-evolution ideas. The biggest threat to western democracy and progress."
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I, Partridge: We Need To Talk About Alan
21.  I, Partridge: We Need To Talk About Alan by Alan Partridge
The list author says:
  "The life of one of East Anglia's finest."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (313 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Station X: The Code Breakers of Bletchley Park (Pan Grand Strategy)
22.  Station X: The Code Breakers of Bletchley Park (Pan Grand Strategy) by Michael Smith
The list author says:
  "Adds to the knowledge of Bletchley and its key role in at least shortening the war. Covering its birth, secrecy and eccentric characters who are still not credited enough for their war efforts."
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Turkey: A Short History
23.  Turkey: A Short History by Norman Stone
The list author says:
  "With less than 200 pages, it's low on detail as it needs to cover the Byzantine and Ottoman empire, followed by decline 1875 onwards and the birth of Aturk's republic in 1923. Coups followed in the 60s and 80s but since the 90s another rebirth despite EU rejections."
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Extreme Rambling: Walking Israel's Separation Barrier. For Fun.
24.  Extreme Rambling: Walking Israel's Separation Barrier. For Fun. by Mark Thomas
The list author says:
  "Walking the wall on both sides showing the positives (almost eliminated terrorist attacks) but the impact to Palestinians (jobs, fear) as well as future peace (advancing beyond Green Line). Hard to imagine a resolution as long as there is a unshakable claim to land based on race and religion and defiant original inhabitants."
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Stephen Fry in America
25.  Stephen Fry in America by Stephen Fry
The list author says:
  "Entertaining and interesting tour of all 50 states. Apart from the obvious, he recommends a lot of New England (Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine) along with Colorado and Oregon."
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