05/2014

These are the books I read in May, 2014 – there were 6 books total,  4 non-fiction and 2 fiction with 1 classic.  No women authors.  😦

Capital in the 21st Century
by Thomas Piketty
2014 / 696 pages
rating 10 (yes) / non-fiction – economics

Troubles
by J. G. Farrell
1970 / 480 pages
rating 10 / hist fiction

No Place to Hide:
Edward Snowden, the NSA and U.S. Surveillance State
by Glenn Greenwald
May 2014 / 288 pages
rating  8 / current events

My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel
Ari Shavit
2013 / 464 pages
rating – ?   – memoir/history

The Idea of Israel: A History of Power and Knowledge
by Ilan Pappé
2014 / 313 pages (Kindle)
rating: 9 – historiography/memoir (!)

The Death of Ivan Ilyich
by Leo Tolstoy 1886 / 62 pages (Kindle)
rating 10 / Russian classic

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