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A Listmania! list by Julian Williams (Stourport -on-Severn UK)
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The Cruel Sea
1.  The Cruel Sea by Nicholas Monsarrat
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  "A book that shook me. Perhaps the best I've ever read. Then read Das Boot."
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Puckoon
2.  Puckoon by Spike Milligan
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  "Gentle brilliance."
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Down Under
3.  Down Under by Bill Bryson
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  "Bill at his best. Didn't realise how big Aussy was."
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Adolf Hitler: My Part in his Downfall
4.  Adolf Hitler: My Part in his Downfall by Spike Milligan
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  "Start here, then read forward through his diaries and enjoy. Until the shell drops and begin to understand where Spike came from.."
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For Whom The Bell Tolls (Vintage War)
5.  For Whom The Bell Tolls (Vintage War) by Ernest Hemingway
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  "Let this start you on a personal voyage through a brilliant writers strength - and eventual madness. Read all his works, not just one."
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The Grapes of Wrath
6.  The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
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  "Of mice and men may be shorter. But this has the ending of all endings. I remember being on a cold, empty station platform, unable to stop reading. And I cried. Hope or hoplessnes?"
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Rock Bottom
7.  Rock Bottom by Paul Merson
The list author says:
  "I've slipped, made forward progress and slipped. This is a book of hope and inspiration. Every time he kicks a ball he;s made one step forward. I don't idolise or follow. Just admire courage.One day.."
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Foreign Land: A Novel (Picador Books)
8.  Foreign Land: A Novel (Picador Books) by Jonathan Raban
The list author says:
  "In a boat, in a harbour, two feet from the harbour wall and totally unconnected to England. His best."
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An Unquiet Mind
9.  An Unquiet Mind by Kay Redfield Jamison
The list author says:
  "The start of understanding about the big destructive IT. Important and powerful."
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Under the Volcano (Penguin Modern Classics)
10.  Under the Volcano (Penguin Modern Classics) by Malcolm Lowry
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  "A difficult book to get through. The film did justice. But the story is so powerful."
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The Plague
11.  The Plague by Albert Camus
The list author says:
  "An author worth reading. This is not a first choice of his, just an example of his excellence"
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The Metamorphosis and Other Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)
12.  The Metamorphosis and Other Stories (Dover Thrift Editions) by Franz Kafka
The list author says:
  "The Metamorphosis. The story of ...well you tell me. Haunting."
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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Penguin Modern Classics)
13.  One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Penguin Modern Classics) by Alexander Solzhenitsyn
The list author says:
  "Cancer ward told me a little about hardship. This told me all."
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