David Brooks' Summer Reading Picks
Published on Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 2:42pm
Author David Brooks shared with his readers some of his favorite titles for summer reading in the New York Times column, "Really Good Books." How many of these books have you read? Need a challenge this summer: read them all!
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Really Good Books, Part I:
Michael Oakeshott “Rationalism in Politics” (the library doesn't have this book, but check out Oakeshott's, On Human Conduct)
Really Good Books, Part II:
Thucydides, The Peleponesian Wars
W.H. Auden’s poem, “Leap before you look”