Top Ten Socio/Historical Books

A Listmania! list by D. Elliott (Ulverston, Cumbria)
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The Book Thief
1.  The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
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  "Soul searching story of Nazi Germany"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,052 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

The Kite Runner
2.  The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
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  "Atrocities in Afghanistan"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,310 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Animal Farm
3.  Animal Farm by George Orwell
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  "Classic satire on communism"
6.29   Used & New from: 0.82
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (357 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Guernica
4.  Guernica by Dave Boling
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  "Abuse of power"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (164 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Catch-22
5.  Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
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  "How the war was won!"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (463 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Oxford World's Classics)
6.  The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Oxford World's Classics) by Robert Tressell
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  "Working class in a rich man's world"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (465 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Poisonwood Bible
7.  The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
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  "Congo - democratic republic?"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (247 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Labyrinth
8.  Labyrinth by Kate Mosse
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  "Archaeological adventure and religious rant"
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3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (719 customer reviews)

To Kill A Mockingbird
9.  To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
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  "Prejudice and justice"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (794 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Snow Falling on Cedars
10.  Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson
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  "Much more than a 'whodunnit'"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

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Customer Discussions about products in this list
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Cannot read Max's story due to the size of the print on kindle paperwhite! 4 7 Apr 2014
links in the book 0 20 Mar 2014
Why is this book not available on Kindle? 3 20 Oct 2013
catch 22 6 17 Jul 2012
One Consciousness - Bill Hicks and George Orwell 0 14 Jun 2012
half way through to kill a mockingbird... 1 5 Sep 2011
Is this still relevant today? 2 13 May 2011
The Book Thief versions? 0 3 Mar 2011
Downloading 1 4 Jan 2011
Downloading 0 27 Dec 2010
Kindle 0 17 Nov 2010
novel for youngster.. 0 14 Nov 2010
 
   

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