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The Lonely Sea: Collected Short Stories
Alistair MacLean
Her Benny
Silas K. Hocking
Vedere din Parfumerie
Silvia Kerim
Mysticism and Logic (Western Philosophy)
Bertrand Russell
The Analects of Confucious
Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking
William James
Does Anything Eat Wasps?: And 101 Other Unsettling, Witty Answers to Questions You Never Thought You Wanted to Ask
New Scientists Books Staff, New Scientist
Mutual Aid
Pyotr Kropotkin
City of Djinns: A Year in Delhi
Olivia Fraser, William Dalrymple
The Brothers Karamazov
Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The Education of Little Tree

The Education of Little Tree - Forrest Carter Oh my. My, my, my. Read the "more" of his biography here. Why, why, why...

I'd just like to add that whatever he was, Carter was an odd sort of clever and he tapped into a zeitgeist which managed to fascinate me 3 decades later.

Another book I've read suggests that the Scots-Irish in Appalachia were the last frontier between the British and the Indians and the first to fight for their indepedence in the War of Independence and possibly, the Civil War.

By creating a self-reliant grandfather, half Scottish, half Cherokee, he may have tapped into a parable of America. The surname Carter also appears to be an Irish surname.