Nicholas FinkelsteinWho is writing this? And how does the fact that you read well over one hundred books in any way necessarily benefit you, make you more an intellectualSee more, more cerebral, more authorized to tell us what to read? I find it interesting that there's no poetry on your list. There aren't any novels, either. No humor. No, it's all how-to, basically, just dressed up and made to look a little outré. I'll read the Marcus Aurelius, but only because Hannibal Lecter told Clarice Starling to read Marcus Aurelius.