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  • What Chicago Boyz Readers Are Reading (December 2015)

    Posted by Jonathan on January 7th, 2016 (All posts by )

    Below is a list of the books, ebooks, music and videos that Chicago Boyz readers viewed and/or ordered in December 2015 via Amazon links on this blog. (A cumulative list of Chicago Boyz readers’ Amazon purchases is here.)

    Your book and non-book Amazon purchases help to support this blog via the Amazon Associates program. Chicago Boyz earns a percentage on all of your Amazon purchases as long as you get to the Amazon site by clicking on Amazon links on this blog (including the Amazon banner in the blog header, the link above the Amazon banner, and even Amazon links on Chicago Boyz for products other than the ones that you want to buy).


    25 Shoto-Kan Kata

    A Brief History of Disease, Science and Medicine

    A Gossip’s Story (Valancourt Classics)

    American Jezebel: The Uncommon Life of Anne Hutchinson, the Woman Who Defied the Puritans

    And the Good News Is…: Lessons and Advice from the Bright Side

    Best Easy Day Hikes Washington, D.C. (Best Easy Day Hikes Series)

    Between East and West: Across the Borderlands of Europe

    Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS

    Citizen Hollywood: How the Collaboration between LA and DC Revolutionized American Politics


    Endangered: Photo Ark 2016 Boxed/Daily Calendar

    Evolution and Conversion: Dialogues on the Origins of Culture

    Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington

    Helmet for my Pillow (Bantam War Book Series)

    In Fifty Years We’ll All Be Chicks: . . . And Other Complaints from an Angry Middle-Aged White Guy

    James Madison

    On My Own Two Feet: A Modern Girl’s Guide to Personal Finance

    Seize the Fire: Heroism, Duty, and Nelson’s Battle of Trafalgar

    Steel Rails to Victory: A Photographic History of Railway Operations During World War II
    The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, vol. 1-6 (Everyman’s Library)

    The Great Courses: (Winston) Churchill

    The Road to Serfdom: Text and Documents–The Definitive Edition (The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek, Volume 2)

    The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1606

    Washington’s Crossing (Pivotal Moments in American History)

    Wealth, Poverty and Politics: An International Perspective

    It Might Get Loud [Blu-ray]

    Muscle Shoals [Blu-ray]

    Sound City [Blu-ray]

    The Wrecking Crew [Blu-ray]

    Kindle eBooks
    A Tour of Washington, D.C.: Travel guide for the unique stories behind the monuments, museums & neighborhoods

    Abaddon’s Gate (The Expanse Book 3)

    America 3.0: Rebooting American Prosperity in the 21st Century?Why America’s Greatest Days Are Yet to Come

    Back to Life After a Heart Crisis: A Doctor and His Wife Share Their 8 Step Cardiac Comeback Plan

    Caliban’s War (The Expanse Book 2)

    Day of Wrath

    Eggs are Expensive, Sperm is Cheap: 50 Politically Incorrect Thoughts for Men

    First to Fight: An Inside View of the U.S. Marine Corps (Bluejacket Books)

    Killing Christians: Living the Faith Where It’s Not Safe to Believe

    Rebel Private: Front And Rear: Memoirs Of A Confederate Soldier

    Ten Years’ Captivation with the Mahdi’s Camps: Essays on Muslim Eschatology, 2005-2015

    The Book of Five Rings

    The Decline and Fall of California: From Decadence to Destruction (Victor Davis Hanson Collection Book 2)

    The Messenger (Gabriel Allon series Book 6)

    MP3 Downloads
    Selling England By The Pound [New Stereo Mix]

    Tactical Fountain Pen Brn

    Items with no orders
    13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened In Benghazi

    A Brief History of Disease, Science and Medicine

    A Fatalist at War

    A History of Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great

    A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War: How J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis Rediscovered Faith, Friendship, and Heroism in the Cataclysm of 1914-1918

    A Man in Full

    A Time of Gifts: On Foot to Constantinople: From the Hook of Holland to the Middle Danube (New York Review Books Classics)

    A Vision So Noble: John Boyd, the OODA Loop, and America’s War on Terror

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea: A Life of Christopher Columbus

    Agents of the Apocalypse: A Riveting Look at the Key Players of the End Times

    Alone: Book 1: Facing Armageddon

    America 3.0: Rebooting American Prosperity in the 21st Century?Why America?s Greatest Days Are Yet to Come

    American Slavery, American Freedom

    An Anxious Age: The Post-Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of America

    An Army of Davids: How Markets and Technology Empower Ordinary People to Beat Big Media, Big Government, and Other Goliaths

    An Old Heart Goes A Journeying

    Bell Curve: Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life (A Free Press Paperbacks Book)

    Best Easy Day Hikes Washington, D.C. (Best Easy Day Hikes Series)

    Bitter Waters: Life And Work In Stalin’s Russia

    Bourgeois Dignity: Why Economics Can’t Explain the Modern World

    Charles Darwin: A Biography, Vol. 1 – Voyaging

    Churchill: A Study in Failure 1900-1939

    Climate Change: The Facts

    Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has Failed Democracy and Impoverished the Souls of Today’s Students


    Darkness at Noon: A Novel

    Day of Empire: How Hyperpowers Rise to Global Dominance–and Why They Fall

    Dead Aid: Why Aid Is Not Working and How There Is a Better Way for Africa

    Dead Sea

    Death Is Lighter than a Feather

    Deep in the Heart

    Defying Hitler: A Memoir

    Eggs are Expensive, Sperm is Cheap: 50 Politically Incorrect Thoughts for Men

    Erich Maria Remarque: The Last Romantic

    Every Man Dies Alone

    Every Man Dies Alone: A Novel

    Flashman and the Redskins

    Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits

    Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae

    Generational Dynamics: Forecasting America’s Destiny

    Get in the Van

    Giants: The Parallel Lives of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln

    Godel’s Proof

    Gone Like The Cotton

    Good-Bye to All That: An Autobiography

    Heaven on Earth: A Journey Through Shari’a Law from the Deserts of Ancient Arabia to the Streets of the Modern Muslim World

    Helmet for My Pillow

    Herman the German: Just Lucky I Guess

    How to Read and Why

    Ice Cold in Alex

    In Pursuit: Of Happiness and Good Government

    India: A History

    Infantry Attacks

    Lightning Fall: A Novel of Disaster

    Little Man, What Now

    Logitech Unifying receiver for mouse and keyboard

    Masterpiece Classic: Downton Abbey Season 2 (Original U.K. Edition)

    Masters of War: Classical Strategic Thought

    Newton and the Counterfeiter: The Unknown Detective Career of the World’s Greatest Scientist

    Nightmare At 20,000 Feet: Horror Stories By Richard Matheson

    No Picnic on Mount Kenya: A Daring Escape, A Perilous Climb

    Occupy Pennsylvania Avenue: How Politicians Caused the Financial Crisis and Why their Reforms Failed

    On the Rails: A Woman’s Memoir

    Our First Revolution: The Remarkable British Upheaval That Inspired America’s Founding Fathers

    Our Own

    Patton’s Air Force: Forging a Legendary Air-Ground Team

    People, Places & History (The Best of Sgt. Mom)

    Radical Son: A Journey Through Our Times from Left to Right

    Rider on a White Horse

    Rockets and People – Volume I

    Roger Williams and the Creation of the American Soul: Church, State, and the Birth of Liberty

    Roger Williams: The Church and the State

    SHIP KILLER: A History of the American Torpedo


    Seize the Fire

    Seize the Fire : Heroism, Duty, and the Battle of Trafalgar

    Seize the Fire: Heroism, Duty, and the Battle of Trafalgar

    Seven Reasons Why You Can Trust the Bible

    Shakespeare After All

    Shakespeare After All

    Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human

    Shakespearean Tragedy: Lectures on “Hamlet”, “Othello”, “King Lear” and ” (New Penguin Shakespeare Library)

    Silent Mountain

    Submission: A Novel

    Suicide of the West: An Essay on the Meaning and Destiny of Liberalism

    Sunset & Steel Rails

    Sword at Sunset (Rediscovered Classics)

    That Hideous Strength: (Space Trilogy, Book Three) (The Space Trilogy 3)

    The Age of Discontinuity: Guidelines to Our Changing Society

    The Age of Longing

    The Anglosphere Challenge: Why the English-Speaking Nations Will Lead the Way in the Twenty-First Century

    The Bell Jar

    The Book of Fires: A Novel

    The Chronicles of Luna City

    The Closing of the American Mind

    The Collapse of Complex Societies (New Studies in Archaeology)

    The Complete McAuslan

    The Culture of Capitalism

    The Empire Project: The Rise and Fall of the British World-System, 1830-1970

    The End Is Near and It’s Going to Be Awesome: How Going Broke Will Leave America Richer, Happier, and More Secure

    The English Spy

    The Escape from Hunger and Premature Death, 1700-2100: Europe, America, and the Third World (Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy and Society in Past Time)

    The Fall of the Roman Empire: A New History of Rome and the Barbarians

    The First American Cookbook: A Facsimile of “American Cookery,” 1796

    The Founders at Home: The Building of America, 1735-1817

    The Geography of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently…and Why

    The Great Gamble: The Soviet War in Afghanistan

    The Hour Between Dog and Wolf: Risk Taking, Gut Feelings and the Biology of Boom and Bust

    The Lantern Bearers (The Roman Britain Trilogy)

    The Mind and its Stories: Narrative Universals and Human Emotion (Studies in Emotion and Social Interaction)

    The Panic of 1907: Lessons Learned from the Market’s Perfect Storm

    The Pattern of the Chinese Past

    The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea

    The Pretty One

    The Pursuit of Victory: The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson

    The Quivera Trail

    The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion

    The Road to Fatima Gate: The Beirut Spring, the Rise of Hezbollah, and the Iranian War Against Israel

    The Scientific Way of Warfare: Order and Chaos on the Battlefields of Modernity (ColumbiaHurst)

    The Social Transformation of American Medicine: The rise of a sovereign profession and the making of a vast industry

    The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human

    The Sword of Honour Trilogy: Men at Arms, Officers and Gentlemen & Unconditional Surrender

    The Truth About Muhammad: Founder of the World’s Most Intolerant Religion

    The Victory Lab: The Secret Science of Winning Campaigns< The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages

    The Wrong War: Grit, Strategy, and the Way Out of Afghanistan

    The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889

    The Year of the French (New York Review Books Classics)

    They Thought They Were Free: The Germans, 1933-45

    They Who Knock at Our Gates A Complete Gospel of Immigration

    To the Last Salute: Memories of an Austrian U-Boat Commander

    Uncontrolled: The Surprising Payoff of Trial-and-Error for Business, Politics, and Society

    Upstairs, Downstairs: The Complete Series – 40th Anniversary Collection

    War Stories: 50 Years in Medicine

    What is Life (Canto Classics)

    What’s the Matter with Kansas: How Conservatives Won the Heart of America

    Who Really Cares: The Surprising Truth About Compassionate Conservatism

    William the Silent

    Wind Across the Everglades

    Wind, Sand and Stars (Harvest Book)

    Wolf Among Wolves

    Women beyond the wire: A story of prisoners of the Japanese, 1942-1945

    World Order

    X-Day: Japan: Front Line Reporting at the Greatest Invasion and the Dawn of Nuclear Warfare (X-Day: Operation Olympic Book 1)


    One Response to “What Chicago Boyz Readers Are Reading (December 2015)”

    1. Grurray Says:

      Now Muscle Shoals has got the Swampers
       And they’ve been known to pick a song or two