San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the YearNonfiction2008

Given by San Francisco Chronicle

Andre Navne: San Francisco Chronicle Favorite Books of the Year (Engelsk)
50 Works 62,272 Books 1,868 Reviews ½ 3.9
Kategorier:
Alle, Biografi (6), Essay/Criticism (19), Fiction (598), Fiction/Poetry (108), Historical Fiction (3), Historie (15), Journalism/nonfiction (9), Memoir (16), Non-fiction (2), Nonficion (5), Nonfiction (539), Science Fiction (1), Short stories (19), No Category (151)
Years:
Alle, 2022 (7), 2021 (3), 2018 (5), 2017 (5), 2016 (39), 2015 (28), 2014 (40), 2013 (50), 2012 (42), 2011 (50), 2010 (49), 2009 (50), 2008 (50), 2006 (57), 2005 (64)
VærkÅr
Thames: Sacred River af Peter Ackroyd
2008
Nothing to Be Frightened Of af Julian Barnes
2008
The Fires of Vesuvius: Pompeii Lost and Found af Mary Beard
2008
The Night of the Gun af David Carr
2008
Factory Girls: From Village to City in a Changing China af Leslie T. Chang
2008
Alfred Kazin: A Biography af Richard M. Cook
2008
Wartime Writings: 1943-1949 af Marguerite Duras
2008
This Land Is Their Land: Reports from a Divided Nation af Barbara Ehrenreich
2008
Big Boy Rules: America's Mercenaries Fighting in Iraq af Steve Fainaru
2008
This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War (Vintage Civil War Library) af Drew Gilpin Faust
2008
A Coney Island of the Mind af Lawrence Ferlinghetti
2008
The Forever War af Dexter Filkins
2008
Champlain's Dream af David Hackett Fischer
2008
My Life as a Traitor: An Iranian Memoir af Zarah Ghahramani
2008
Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause af Tom Gjelten
2008
Outliers: The Story of Success af Malcolm Gladwell
2008
McMafia: Crime without Frontiers af Misha Glenny
2008
The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family af Annette Gordon-Reed
2008
A Romance on Three Legs: Glenn Gould's Obsessive Quest for the Perfect Piano af Katie Hafner
2008
The Ten-Cent Plague: The Great Comic-Book Scare and How It Changed America af David Hajdu
2008
A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World af Tony Horwitz
2008
Alfred and Emily af Doris Lessing
2008
God's Crucible af David Levering Lewis
2008
First Stop in the New World: Mexico City, the Capital of the 21st Century af David Lida
2008
The Two Kinds of Decay: A Memoir af Sarah Manguso
2008
An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination af Elizabeth McCracken
2008
American Lion af Jon Meacham
2008
How Beautiful It Is And How Easily It Can Be Broken: Essays af Daniel Mendelsohn
2008
An Imperfect Offering: Humanitarian Action in the Twenty-first Century af James Orbinski
2008
Promised Land: Thirteen Books That Changed America af Jay Parini
2008
Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America af Rick Perlstein
2008
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto af Michael Pollan
2008
Chasing the Flame: Sergio Vieira de Mello and the Fight to Save the World af Samantha Power
2008
Descent into Chaos: The U.S. and the Disaster in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Central Asia af Ahmed Rashid
2008
Swimming in a Sea of Death: A Son's Memoir af David Rieff
2008
American Buffalo: In Search of a Lost Icon af Steven Rinella
2008
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex af Mary Roach
2008
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction af David Sheff
2008
Descartes' Bones: A Skeletal History of the Conflict between Faith and Reason af Russell Shorto
2008
King: Pilgrimage to the Mountaintop af Harvard Sitkoff
2008
Have You Seen . . . ?: A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films af David Thomson
2008
Riding Toward Everywhere af William T. Vollmann
2008
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World af Eric Weiner
2008
On the Laps of Gods af Robert Whitaker
2008
This Common Secret: My Journey as an Abortion Doctor af Susan Wicklund
2008
The Age of Reagan: A History, 1974-2008 af Sean Wilentz
2008
How Fiction Works af James Wood
2008
Dreams and Shadows: The Future of the Middle East af Robin B. Wright
2008
The American Resting Place: 400 Years of History Through Our Cemeteries and Burial Grounds af Marilyn Yalom
2008
The Corpse Walker: Real Life Stories: China From the Bottom Up af Liao Yiwu
2008

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