Top Nonfiction list is a concise selection of books that provides the reader with an understanding of the social and natural world. It teaches world civilisation - East and West - from the beginning to the present, including history, economics, sociology, literature, science, philosophy, and religion.
I thought that reading forty best essays of all time would bring me closer to my goal. Now I want to share the whole list with you with addition of my notes about writing. Each item on the list has a direct link to the essay, so please, click away and indulge yourself.
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Once you open the package, you have to eat the whole goddamn thing. I tried to find ones that were well-written and awe-inspiring at the same time. I wanted them to have the power to change my thinking and change my life.
But a part of it is still with you.
It changed you the very moment you read its last line. The essays are not listed in any particular order. And the Kookaburra laughs… This is one of the best essays of the lot. Click on the image to go to the Amazon page. Writing tips from the essay: Use analogies you can make it funny or dramatic to achieve a better effect: You can touch a few cognate stories in one piece of writing.
Reveal the layers gradually. Intertwine them and arrange for a grand finale where everything is finally clear. Be on the side of the reader.
Become their friend and tell the story naturally, like around the dinner table. Use short, punchy sentences. Tell only as much as is required to make your point vivid. Conjure sentences that create actual feelings: After reading this essay you will change your mind.
Reading about loss and hardships often makes us sad at first, but then, enables us to feel grateful for our lives. At times, the most powerful stories are about your family and the childhood moments that shaped your life.
Instead, surprise the reader by telling it like it is:Gary Foley's personal Koori History page, with monthly special features on aspects of the Aboriginal struggle, photos, essays, and action. Democracy was the most successful political idea of the 20th century.
Why has it run into trouble, and what can be done to revive it? Must-read articles and essays by famous writers - the best examples of short articles and essays to read online - our all-time favourite longform articles.
The best political articles and essays -- Short articles and essays on politics by the world's best writers. An examination of the possibilities for libertarian feminism, taking the feminist thought of the 19th century radical individualists as an example and a guide.
We find that the radical libertarian critique of statism and the radical feminist critique of patriarchy are complementary, not contradictory, and we discuss some of the confusions that lead many libertarians--including many libertarian.
The Best Economics Books of All Time Image by Kevin Dooley The Best Economics Books of All Time list includes works by many of the great economists along with many leading books on major issues in the field.