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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
Published in 1974, after being rejected by 121 publishers. A book which defies genres, belongs among the cult classics of American literature, and continues to ignite passions even almost 50 years after its publication...
“Other people can talk about how to expand the destiny of mankind. I just want to talk about how to fix a motorcycle. I think that what I have to say has more lasting value.”
― Robert M. Pirsig, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
The Name of the Rose
Umberto Eco's classic medieval mystery in this 1984 vintage edition.
“Fear prophets, Adso, and those prepared to die for the truth, for as a rule they make many others die with them, often before them, at times instead of them.”
― Umberto Eco, The Name of the Rose
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Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Diamond's original and extremely readable excursion into the history of civilization.
“All human societies contain inventive people. It’s just that some environments provide more starting materials, and more favorable conditions for utilizing inventions, than do other environments.”
― Jared Diamond, Guns, Germs, and Steel
King of the World
The incredible life story of a legend who changed much more than the world of boxing.
“It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.”
― Muhammad Ali
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