Favourite Non-Fiction

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Let us know your choices for best non-fiction of any genre.
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936 medlemmar
51 recensioner
½ 3.7
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ahef1963
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2,059 medlemmar
50 recensioner
4.2
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ahef1963: Fascinating glimpses at a journalist covering the entire continent of Africa; enlightening and illuminating.
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747 medlemmar
11 recensioner
4.1
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ahef1963: Memoir of a young woman who joined a convent and details of her life within it.
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173 medlemmar
4 recensioner
4.1
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154 medlemmar
2 recensioner
3.8
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ahef1963: American nun and priest walk the Pilgrim's path to Santiago de Compostela in Spain.
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4,340 medlemmar
290 recensioner
4.1
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ahef1963: Can't recommend this book too highly. Shocking and redemptive.
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6,803 medlemmar
250 recensioner
½ 4.3
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ahef1963: Stunning memoir of life in Iran in graphic novel format.
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625 medlemmar
36 recensioner
½ 3.7
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ahef1963
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ahef1963: Best true crime novel I've ever read.
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1,055 medlemmar
60 recensioner
4.1
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ahef1963: Immensely powerful memoir of a young journalist kidnapped and tortured in Somalia.
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325 medlemmar
4 recensioner
4.1
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ahef1963: I have a lifelong fascination in Orthodox Judaism, and for that reason this book is indispensable.
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6,294 medlemmar
166 recensioner
4.2
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190 medlemmar
4 recensioner
4
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444 medlemmar
8 recensioner
3.9
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9,762 medlemmar
217 recensioner
3.8
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9,047 medlemmar
229 recensioner
4
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1,889 medlemmar
40 recensioner
4.1
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ahef1963: Not just an autobiography but excellent social history as well.
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2,137 medlemmar
53 recensioner
4.1
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ahef1963: Young woman's memoir of nursing during the First World War. Some of it is heartbreaking.
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8,579 medlemmar
517 recensioner
3.9
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ahef1963
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8,790 medlemmar
221 recensioner
3.9
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ahef1963
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ahef1963: Meticulously detailed investigation into Fundamentalist Mormonism in Utah and Arizona. I couldn't put it down.
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2,671 medlemmar
99 recensioner
3.9
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ahef1963
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4 medlemmar
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5,113 medlemmar
200 recensioner
4.2
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23
1,781 medlemmar
43 recensioner
3.9
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ahef1963: Immersive memoir of Conroy's year spent teaching Gullah children on Daufuskie Island, South Carolina.
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13,959 medlemmar
311 recensioner
4.2
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ahef1963: An almost unbelievable account of Krakauer's summit of Mount Everest and the disaster that occurs on top of the world's highest mountain.