Three Books... Why three? We live in a three-dimensional world, colored with hues that break down into a trio of primary colors. Our souls (according to Plato) and our psyches (according to Freud) are trilithic. Three is a number that allows for conversation, completion, understanding. And so "Three Books..." invites writers to recommend three great reads on a single theme.
An Olympic Preview, From The Canon Of Russian Literature

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Long Walk to Freedom
Conversations With Myself
Spear of the Nation (Umkhonto weSizwe)

The Man, The Myth, The Reading List: Nelson Mandela

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