Zer0 staff pick their best books of 2013

Dec 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Uncategorized

In no particular order, and with no justification, here are a selection of Zer0 people's favourite (non-Zer0) books of 2013:

Metahaven – Can Jokes Bring Down Governments? (Strelka Press)
http://www.strelka.com/press_en/jokes/?lang=en

Julia Downes (ed), Women Make Noise: Girl Bands from Motown to the Modern (Supernova)
http://www.supernovabooks.co.uk/womenmakenoise.html

Graham Foust - To Anacreon in Heaven and Other Poems (Flood Editions)
http://www.floodeditions.com/foust-anacreon-in-heaven

Thomas Nagel – Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-Darwinian Conception of Nature is Almost Certainly False (Oxford University Press)
http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199919758.do
John Higgs – The KLF: Chaos, Magic and the Band that Burned a Million Pounds (Phoenix)
https://www.orionbooks.co.uk/books/detail.page?isbn=9781780226552

Abdel Razzaq Takriti – Monsoon Revolution: Republicans, Sultans and Empires in Oman, 1965-76
 http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199674435.do

Michael Blouin, Morgan Shipley and Jack Taylor eds. – The Silence of Fallout: Nuclear Criticism in a Post-Cold War World  (Cambridge Scholars Publishing)
http://www.c-s-p.org/flyers/The-Silence-of-Fallout--Nuclear-Criticism-in-Post-Cold-War-World1-4438-4479-9.htm

Paul Salveson – Railpolitik (Lawrence & Wishart)
http://www.lwbooks.co.uk/books/archive/railpolitik.html

Jennifer Mensch – Kant's Organicism: Epigenesis and the Development of Critical Philosophy (University of Chicago Press)
http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/K/bo15233219.html

Patrick Kieller – The  View from the Train (Verso)
http://www.versobooks.com/books/1504-the-view-from-the-train

Bob Stanley – Yeah Yeah Yeah (Faber & Faber)
http://faber.co.uk/catalog/yeah-yeah-yeah/9780571281978

J. Michael Lennon – Norman Mailer: A Double Life (Simon and Schuster)
http://jmichaellennon.com/norman-mailer-a-double-life/

Andrew Benjamin – Working with Walter Benjamin: Recovering a Political Philosophy (Edinburgh University Press)
http://www.euppublishing.com/book/9780748634347

Dan Hancox – The Village Against the World (Verso)
http://www.versobooks.com/books/1490-the-village-against-the-world

 

 

 

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