100 Best Non-Fiction Books (in Translation) of the 20th Century... and Beyond
A CounterPunch Reading List
Cockburn, Alexander; St. Clair, Jeffrey http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/05/30/100-best-non-fiction-books-in-translation-of-the-20th-century-and-beyond/
Date Written: 30/05/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16283
As the clock clicked down on the arrival of the new millennium, Alex and I were bemused at the spate of 100 best of the century lists pouring forth. The lists were predictable and not many of the entries remained on our groaning shelves. So we decided to compile our own catalogue of the best books written in English and, later translated into English, during the 20th Century. We spent weeks whittling it down to roughly 100 titles for each.