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nil  ·  310 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Slate's 50 Best Nonfiction Books of the Past 25 Years

Here's some (assuming we're only talking about the last 2-5):

1. Between the World and Me - Ta Nehisi Coates

2. Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City - Matthew Desmond

3. Power Systems - Noam Chomsky

4. Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda - Romeo Dallaire

5. Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea - Barbara Demick

6. Governance in Dark Times: Practical Philosophy for Public Service - Camilla Stivers

7. Capital in the 21st Century - Thomas Piketty