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Julie Borowski - Best Libertarian Books



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She needs to redo this

The quality is horrible and she sounds like she is talking to three year olds... Or she is a three year old.

Séamusín

Are these the ones

Rand scrubbed from his site? ;-)

Good Recommendations

"Radicals for Capitalism" was a well researched and well written history of the libertarian movement. Doherty's presentation of the various factions seemed balanced and unbiased. Raimondo's biography of Rothbard
("Enemt of the State") also covers much of the history of the movement and complements Doherty's work, so I would recommend it as well.

Koch Brother Whore

Don't follow her

Really?

Then why is she recommending Murray's book? What's your evidence for this accusation?

“Although it was the middle of winter, I finally realized that, within me, summer was inextinguishable.” — Albert Camus

"What Has Government Done To Our Money"

by the great Murray Rothbard.

Another must-read.

And a short book too.

Available here.
http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dap...

"We have allowed our nation to be over-taxed, over-regulated, and overrun by bureaucrats. The founders would be ashamed of us for what we are putting up with."
-Ron Paul

add some Hoppe, add some Block!

A pretty good list, and I can't really object to any books on her list. For advanced reading, I would add:

"The Myth of National Defense," by Hoppe:
http://www.amazon.com/The-Myth-National-Defense-Production/d...

"Privatization of Roads and highways," by Walter Block:
http://www.amazon.com/Privatization-Roads-Highways-Walter-Bl...

“Although it was the middle of winter, I finally realized that, within me, summer was inextinguishable.” — Albert Camus

Don't forget one of the most important books of all...

"THE CREATURE FROM JEKYLL ISLAND" by G. Edward Griffin

http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dap...

But I agree that "Economics in One Lesson" should definitely be at the top of the list.

"We have allowed our nation to be over-taxed, over-regulated, and overrun by bureaucrats. The founders would be ashamed of us for what we are putting up with."
-Ron Paul

That book straight-up

pissed me off. 'Nuff said.

END FRACTIONAL BANKING
END CREDIT DEFAULT SWAPS
END THE FED

If you don't know your rights, you don't have any.

"Libertarian-ism In ONE Lesson", by David Berglund

How about "Healing Our World" by Dr. Mary Rurwart.
How about "Restoring the American Dream" by Robert Ringer.

Treg

Yes, please BUY this wonderful libertarian BOOK! We all must know the History of Freedom! Buy it today!

"The System of Liberty: Themes in the History of Classical Liberalism" ...by author George Smith --
Buy it Here: http://www.amazon.com/dp/05211820

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Thanks PAF

My reading list grows almost every time I log in here, although I have gotten to quite a few on her list. I also enjoy fiction more than non fiction so it is good that she recommended mostly non fiction because I should branch out.

Both of the Ron Paul books she mentioned (among others)

can be downloaded in audiobook format for free here:
http://libertyactivism.info/wiki/List_of_audio_books

Localism, A Philosophy of Government

For the minarchists, I would add Localism, A Philosophy of Government because without the precautions suggested in that book we will keep losing whatever decentralized limited government we manage to attain.

Localism is for people who can still sleep at night even though somebody they don't know in a city they have never been is doing things differently. ("Localism, A Philosophy of Government" on Amazon for Kindle or Barnes and Noble ebook websites)

Way to show off those

Way to show off those signatures. XD

Our Enemy, the State

That's a great list. I'd add Albert Jay Nock's Our Enemy, the State.

Radicals for Capitalism is fun to read. What a bunch of characters!