San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the YearNonfiction2008

Given by San Francisco Chronicle

Muut nimet: San Francisco Chronicle Favorite Books of the Year (englanti)
50 teosta 61,782 kirjaa 1,861 arvostelua ½ 3.9
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Thames: Sacred River (tekijä: Peter Ackroyd)
2008
Nothing to Be Frightened Of (tekijä: Julian Barnes)
2008
The Fires of Vesuvius: Pompeii Lost and Found (tekijä: Mary Beard)
2008
The Night of the Gun (tekijä: David Carr)
2008
Tehtaan tytöt : unelmia muuttuvassa Kiinassa (tekijä: Leslie T. Chang)
2008
Alfred Kazin: A Biography (tekijä: Richard M. Cook)
2008
Sodan vihkot ja muita kirjoituksia (tekijä: Marguerite Duras)
2008
This Land Is Their Land: Reports from a Divided Nation (tekijä: Barbara Ehrenreich)
2008
Big Boy Rules: America's Mercenaries Fighting in Iraq (tekijä: Steve Fainaru)
2008
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library) (tekijä: Drew Gilpin Faust)
2008
A Coney Island of the Mind (tekijä: Lawrence Ferlinghetti)
2008
The Forever War (tekijä: Dexter Filkins)
2008
Champlain's Dream (tekijä: David Hackett Fischer)
2008
My Life as a Traitor: An Iranian Memoir (tekijä: Zarah Ghahramani)
2008
Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause (tekijä: Tom Gjelten)
2008
Outliers: The Story of Success (tekijä: Malcolm Gladwell)
2008
McMafia : matka kansainväliseen alamaailmaan (tekijä: Misha Glenny)
2008
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family (tekijä: Annette Gordon-Reed)
2008
A Romance on Three Legs: Glenn Gould's Obsessive Quest for the Perfect Piano (tekijä: Katie Hafner)
2008
The Ten-Cent Plague: The Great Comic-Book Scare and How It Changed America (tekijä: David Hajdu)
2008
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World (tekijä: Tony Horwitz)
2008
Alfred and Emily (tekijä: Doris Lessing)
2008
God's Crucible (tekijä: David Levering Lewis)
2008
First Stop in the New World: Mexico City, the Capital of the 21st Century (tekijä: David Lida)
2008
The Two Kinds of Decay: A Memoir (tekijä: Sarah Manguso)
2008
An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination (tekijä: Elizabeth McCracken)
2008
American Lion (tekijä: Jon Meacham)
2008
How Beautiful It Is And How Easily It Can Be Broken: Essays (tekijä: Daniel Mendelsohn)
2008
An Imperfect Offering: Humanitarian Action in the Twenty-first Century (tekijä: James Orbinski)
2008
Promised Land: Thirteen Books That Changed America (tekijä: Jay Parini)
2008
Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America (tekijä: Rick Perlstein)
2008
Oikean ruoan puolesta (tekijä: Michael Pollan)
2008
Chasing the Flame: Sergio Vieira de Mello and the Fight to Save the World (tekijä: Samantha Power)
2008
Descent into Chaos: The United States and the Failure of Nation Building in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia (tekijä: Ahmed Rashid)
2008
Swimming in a Sea of Death: A Son's Memoir (tekijä: David Rieff)
2008
American Buffalo: In Search of a Lost Icon (tekijä: Steven Rinella)
2008
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex (tekijä: Mary Roach)
2008
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction (tekijä: David Sheff)
2008
Descartes' Bones: A Skeletal History of the Conflict between Faith and Reason (tekijä: Russell Shorto)
2008
King: Pilgrimage to the Mountaintop (tekijä: Harvard Sitkoff)
2008
Have You Seen . . . ?: A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films (tekijä: David Thomson)
2008
Riding Toward Everywhere (tekijä: William T. Vollmann)
2008
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World (tekijä: Eric Weiner)
2008
On the Laps of Gods (tekijä: Robert Whitaker)
2008
This Common Secret: My Journey as an Abortion Doctor (tekijä: Susan Wicklund)
2008
The Age of Reagan: A History, 1974-2008 (tekijä: Sean Wilentz)
2008
How Fiction Works (tekijä: James Wood)
2008
Dreams and Shadows: The Future of the Middle East (tekijä: Robin B. Wright)
2008
The American Resting Place: 400 Years of History Through Our Cemeteries and Burial Grounds (tekijä: Marilyn Yalom)
2008
The Corpse Walker: Real Life Stories: China From the Bottom Up (tekijä: Liao Yiwu)
2008

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