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  What Are You Reading?

Staff and faculty share their recent readings as part of the Reading Critically for Success campus-wide effort to encourage an environment of reading. Some include notes for our readers' benefit.


Chris Hanks

In Defense of Thomas Jefferson: The Sally Hemings Sex Scandal

William G. Hyland Jr. (NF)

This book is a thoroughly researched refutation of the widely accepted myth that Thomas Jefferson carried on a long-term sexual relationship with his slave, Sally Hemings, and fathered one or more of her children.  Highly Recommended.

Richard Ferguson  
Lance: The Making of the World's Greatest Champion John Wilcocksin (NF)

The life of Lance Armstrong and his physical and psychological development. Recommended if you are an athlete.

The Sellout: How Three Decades of Wall Street Greed and Government Mismanagement Destroyed the Global Financial System Charlie Gasparino (NF)

How three decades of greed and lax government policy almost brought down the world financial system. Recommended



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