The Classics

A Listmania! list by N. J. Reid "BobotheCat" (Aberdeen, Scotland)
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Howl (Pocket Poets) (City Lights Pocket Poets Series)
1.  Howl (Pocket Poets) (City Lights Pocket Poets Series) by Allen Ginsberg
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  "Howl is brilliant.  Don't take my word for it, go read it."
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Apocalypse Now [DVD] [1979]
2.  Apocalypse Now [DVD] [1979] DVD ~ Martin Sheen
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  "This is the way the world ends, not with a bang but a whimper....."
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The Fall (Penguin Modern Classics)
3.  The Fall (Penguin Modern Classics) by Albert Camus
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  "Camus best novel.  I think everyone can find part of themselves nestling in its pages."
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Requiem for a Dream [DVD] [2001]
4.  Requiem for a Dream [DVD] [2001] DVD ~ Ellen Burstyn
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  "Just in case you ever start to forget how horrible the world really is."
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Endtroducing.....
5.  Endtroducing..... by DJ Shadow
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  "Endtroducing.....  Anyone who's not heard this give it a go........."
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Scepticism Inc
6.  Scepticism Inc by Bo Fowler
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  "I think everyone should read at least one book narrated by a shopping trolley.  It helps that this one is really good."
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The Age of Consent
7.  The Age of Consent by George Monbiot
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  "The first book I've read in a long time that actually suggests some remedies for the worlds problems, instead of merely complaining about them."
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Nevermind
8.  Nevermind by Nirvana
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  "I'll never forget the first time I heard this.  I was 10 years old, and it made music real."
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Che Guevara: A Revolutionary Life
9.  Che Guevara: A Revolutionary Life by Jon Lee Anderson
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  "The best biography of one of the greatest men of the Twentieth Century."
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The Periodic Table (Essential Penguin)
10.  The Periodic Table (Essential Penguin) by Neal Ascherson
The list author says:
  "This book captivates because it conveys the almost compulsive interest Levi had for everything in the world."
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A Brief History Of Time: Tenth Anniversary Edition: From the Big Bang to Black Holes
11.  A Brief History Of Time: Tenth Anniversary Edition: From the Big Bang to Black Holes by Stephen Hawking
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  "Hawking's enthusiasm is such that it is able to carry you over concepts you would normally grow bored with and give up on."
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The Holy Bible
12.  The Holy Bible by Manic Street Preachers
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  "Perhaps the most succinct expression of the horrors of the Twentieth century..."
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The Deptford Mice: The Crystal Prison: "Dark Portal", "Crystal Prison", "Final Reckoning" (Fiction: The Deptford Mice trilogy)
13.  The Deptford Mice: The Crystal Prison: "Dark Portal", "Crystal Prison", "Final Reckoning" (Fiction: The Deptford Mice trilogy) by Robin Jarvis
The list author says:
  "The Deptford Mice Trilogy is the best series of childrens books you will EVER come across.  Even Better than Harry Potter.  Really."
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Closer
14.  Closer by Joy Division
The list author says:
  "Joy Division songs speak to me in a way that I've never experienced with any other band."
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The Torture Garden (Empire of the Senses)
15.  The Torture Garden (Empire of the Senses) by Octave Mirbeau
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  "Mirbeau's Torture Garden is astoundingly beautiful and also thoroughly horrible."
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