Lists to learn about life

A brief post. I never realized economic history was a thing until I started listening to Brad DeLong’s lectures on the American Economic History. I would love to learn more about the subject so any book recommendations would be welcome. Here are some books that I’m going to read to start myself off on international economic history. The first few (besides Guns, Germs, and Steel):

The Auteurs has also compiled a list of Criterion Collection titles on Netflix’s Watch Instantly feature. It’s handy to have a quick index of good movies for times of need. Some titles to tantalize:

  • Solaris
  • The Royal Tenenbaums
  • Lord of the Flies
  • Rashomon
  • The Last Temptation of Christ
  • Revanche