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Bible/Torah

The Bible, obviously, or the Torah (Tanakh). If you can get your hands on a tangible copy, you might just feel the age and weight of it a little more.

The Alphabet Versus the Goddess: the Conflict Between Word and Image

A startling theory, well-written piece in which the author, Leonard, Shlain, argues his claim that the rise of alphabetic literacy led to a decline in women's rights through history, comparative religion, anthropology, art, music, neuroscience, etc. An amazing book.

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