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Vineland (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)
Thomas Pynchon
Tristes Tropiques
John Weightman, Doreen Weightman, Patrick Wilcken, Claude Lévi-Strauss
Richard III
William Shakespeare
The Dwarf
Alexandra Dick, Pär Lagerkvist
The Collected Poems of Wilfred Owen
Wilfred Owen, Cecil Day-Lewis
Richard Wolin
Giotto to Dürer: Early Renaissance Painting in the National Gallery
Jill Dunkerton, Susan Foister, Dillian Gordon, Nicholas Penny
Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics
Hubert L. Dreyfus, Paul Rabinow
Gravity's Rainbow
Thomas Pynchon
A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel
Steven Weisenburger
Why Did They Kill?: Cambodia in the Shadow of Genocide - Alexander Laban Hinton, Robert Jay Lifton Some of this was quite disturbing, but much of it is dull and jargony... A sociological-anthropological dissertation/academic tenure book on genocide... Something creepy about that in itself...

A great teacher of mine once told me, talking about the superficialities of modern suburban students, that he was talking once about the 20th cen, and had said that its essential condition was one of horror and angst, and looked up to see all of his students, in tweeds and jeans, dutifully copying down his words: "the es-essenti-al cond-i-tion of the.... etc. etc"