What Chicago Boyz Readers Are Reading (March 2016)

Below is a list of the books, ebooks, music and videos that Chicago Boyz readers viewed and/or ordered in March 2016 via Amazon links on this blog. (A cumulative list of Chicago Boyz readers’ Amazon purchases is here.)

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Buffettology: The Previously Unexplained Techniques That Have Made Warren Buffett The World’s Most Famous Investor

Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World)

Interpreting the Self: Two Hundred Years of American Autobiography

Menace in Europe: Why the Continent’s Crisis Is America’s, Too

Molecular Biology of the Cell

Rich Dad Poor Dad: What The Rich Teach Their Kids About Money That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not!

Rough-Hewn Land: A Geologic Journey from California to the Rocky Mountainstr>

The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthytr>

Kindle eBooks
Hemingway’s Ghost

John Witherspoon

Leadership Secrets of the Kings and Prophets: What the Bible’s Struggles Teach Us About Today

Occupy Pennsylvania Avenue

On Strategy: A Critical Analysis of the Vietnam War

Project Risk Management: Using Failure Mode Effect Analysis for Project Management

Rough-Hewn Land: A Geologic Journey from California to the Rocky Mountains

The Chronicles of Luna City

The Laughing Policeman: My Brilliant Career in the New Zealand Police (The Laughing Policeman Series Book 1)

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

Time’s Arrow (Vintage International)

Under a Graveyard Sky (Black Tide Rising Book 1)

MP3 Downloads

The Golden Age Of American Rock ‘n’ Roll, Volume 3: Hot 100 Hits From 1954-1963

Items with no orders
In the Shadow of the Sword: The Birth of Islam and the Rise of the Global Arab Empire

1984 (Signet Classics)

25 Shoto-Kan Kata

A Brief History of Disease, Science and Medicine

A Chicken in Every Yard: The Urban Farm Store’s Guide to Chicken Keeping

A Fiery Peace in a Cold War: Bernard Schriever and the Ultimate Weapon

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 1914-18

A Man in Full

A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster

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

Abigail Adams

Adelsverein: The Complete Trilogy

After America: Get Ready for Armageddon

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

American Slavery, American Freedom

American Strategy in World War II: A Reconsideration

Between the Woods and the Water: On Foot to Constantinople: From The Middle Danube to the Iron Gates (New York Review Books Classics)

Bitter Waters: Life And Work In Stalin’s Russia

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

Caliban’s War (The Expanse Book 2)

China’s Examination Hell: The Civil Service Examinations of Imperial China

Churchill: A Life

Dancing in the Glory of Monsters: The Collapse of the Congo and the Great War of Africa

Darkness at Noon: A Novel

Day of Wrath

Defensive Chess Patterns, playing from an inferior Position: one Piece down, so what

Discovering H.P. Lovecraft

Downfall: The End of the Imperial Japanese Empire

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

Every Man Dies Alone



From the Shadows: The Ultimate Insider’s Story of Five Presidents and How They Won the Cold War

Generations: The History of America’s Future, 1584 to 2069

George Washington’s Generals and Opponents: Their Exploits and Leadership

Glorious Misadventures: Nikolai Rezanov and the Dream of a Russian America

Holiest Wars: Islamic Mahdis, Their Jihads, and Osama bin Laden

How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character

How the Scots Invented the Modern World: The True Story of How Western Europe’s Poorest Nation Created Our World & Everything in It

Illicit: How Smugglers, Traffickers and Copycats are Hijacking the Global Economy

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

Infantry Attacks

It Might Get Loud Blu-ray

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

Last to Die: A Defeated Empire, a Forgotten Mission, and the Last American Killed in World War II

Lightning Fall: A Novel of Disaster

Little Man, What Now

Lone Star Sons

MacArthur in Asia: The General and His Staff in the Philippines, Japan, and Korea

Masters of War: Classical Strategic Thought

Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man

Menace in Europe: Why the Continent’s Crisis Is America’s, Too

Modern Classics Storm of Steele (Penguin Modern Classics)

Muscle Shoals Blu-ray

Naming Infinity: A True Story of Religious Mysticism and Mathematical Creativity (Belknap Press)

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

On China

On War, Indexed Edition

On the Rails: A Woman’s Memoir

Once an Eagle

Over Fields of Fire: Flying the Sturmovik in Action on the Eastern Front 1942-45

Panther vs T-34: Ukraine 1943 (Duel)

Parallel Motion: A Biography of Nevil Shute Norway

People of Plenty: Economic Abundance and the American Character

Pyrrhic Victory: French Strategy and Operations in the Great War

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

Resilience Engineering: Concepts and Precepts

Rome: The Complete Series (BD) Blu-ray

Rough-Hewn Land: A Geologic Journey from California to the Rocky Mountains

Salisbury: Victorian Titan

Sherman: Soldier, Realist, American

Submission: A Novel

Sword at Sunset (Rediscovered Classics)

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

The Beast in the Garden: The True Story of a Predator’s Deadly Return to Suburban America

The Caucasus 1942-43: Kleist’s race for oil (Campaign)

The Courage to Act: A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath

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

The Devil’s Pleasure Palace: The Cult of Critical Theory and the Subversion of the West

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

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

The God of the Machine (Library of Conservative Thought)

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy’s Finest Hour

The Old Regime and the French Revolution

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

The Rational Optimist (P.S.)

The Revolt of the Public and the Crisis of Authority in the New Millennium

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

The Roman Empire, 27 B.C.-A.D. 476: A Study in Survival

The Square Root of God

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

The Wealth of Nations (Bantam Classics)

The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages

The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889

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

This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly

To Hell and Back: Europe 1914-1949 (The Penguin History of Europe)

Trinity’s Child

Twenty Million Tons Under the Sea: The Daring Capture of the U-505

Twilight of the Elites: America After Meritocracy


Wag the Dog: A Novel

War Stories: 50 Years in Medicine

War and Peace and War: The Rise and Fall of Empires

When God Doesn’t Fix It: Lessons You Never Wanted to Learn, Truths You Can’t Live Without


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

Xenophon’s Retreat: Greece, Persia, and the End of the Golden Age