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The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century

Author:  Thomas L. Friedman

Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time , Author:  Dava Sobel


Shield and Sword: The United States Navy and the Persian Gulf War, Authors Edward J. Marolda and Robert J. Schneller Jr.

The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power, Author Max Boot

Two Souls Indivisible: The Friendship That Saved Two POWs in Vietnam, Author James S. Hirsch

The Good Shepherd, Author C. S. Forester

Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything, Author:  Steven D. Levitt

The Innovator's Dilemma : The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business, Author Clayton M. Christensen

The Golden Thirteen: Recollections of the First Black Naval Officers, Editor Paul Stillwell

White Jacket or The World In A Man Of War

Author Herman Melville

On the Origins of War: And the Preservation of Peace

Author Donald Kegan

Recognizing Islam: Religion and Society in the Modern Middle East, Author:  Michael Gilsenan