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What a guy born in Korea and living in USA reads

Record of what a guy born in Korea and living in USA reads in his 40s.

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The Bible for Grown-Ups: A New Look at the Good Book
Simon Loveday
Confidence Men: Wall Street, Washington, and the Education of a President
Ron Suskind
The Price of Loyalty: George W. Bush, the White House, and the Education of Paul O'Neill
Ron Suskind
Enlightening the World: Encyclop├ędie, The Book That Changed the Course of History
Philipp Blom
Seeds of Change: Six Plants That Transformed Mankind
Henry Hobhouse
The Accidental Mind: How Brain Evolution Has Given Us Love, Memory, Dreams, and God
David J. Linden
Curiosity: How Science Became Interested in Everything
Philip Ball
Life on a Young Planet: The First Three Billion Years of Evolution on Earth (Princeton Science Library)
Andrew H. Knoll
The Louvre: All the Paintings
Anja Grebe, Erich Lessing
Brave Genius: A Scientist, a Philosopher, and Their Daring Adventures from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize
Sean B. Carroll

How could christianity survive in its early days?

Masters of the Word: How Media Shaped History from the Alphabet to the Internet - William J. Bernstein

I have always had this question: how christianity survived in its early days under the Roman empire. This book suggests that literacy, written record, was the key, which I find quite intriguing.