Thanks to the David Horowitz Freedom Center for putting together this wonderful list of books .
150+ Books You Should Be Reading In Class, But Probably Aren’t
Note: The following list is not meant to be comprehensive. Rather, it is meant to serve as a starting place for students and educators who are seeking a list of available books and authors that dissent from current academic orthodoxy. 

African-American Studies:
John McWhorter, Losing the Race: Self-Sabotage in Black America
Mary Lefkowitz, Not Out of Africa
Shelby Steele, The Content of Our Character
Ward Connerly, Creating Equal
Hugh Pearson, Shadow of the Panther
Mary Lefkowitz and Guy Maclean Rogers, Black Athena Revisited

American Studies:
Peter Collier & David Horowitz, Destructive Generation: Second Thoughts About the 60s
Paul Hollander, Anti-Americanism
Peter Collier & David  Horowitz: The Anti Chomsky Reader
Dinesh D’Souza, What’s So Great About America
Barry Rubin and Judith Colp Rubin, Hating America: A History
Daniel J. Flynn, Why the Left Hates America: Exposing the Lies That Have Obscured Our Nation’s Greatness
Richard Brookhiser, What Would the Founders Do?: Our Questions, Their Answers

Cultural Studies:
Thomas Sowell, Race and Culture: A Worldview
Thomas Sowell, Conquests and Cultures: An International History
Thomas Sowell, Migrations and Cultures: A Worldview
Paul Johnson, Intellectuals
Ronald & Alis Radosh, Red Star Over Hollywood: The Film Colony’s Long Romance with the Left
James Bowman, Honor
Alan Ehrenhalt, The Lost City
Gertrude Himmelfarb: The Roads to Modernity: The British, French and American Enlightenments
Gertrude Himmelfarb, The De-Moralization of Society: From Victorian Virtues to Modern Values
Roger Simon: Blacklisting Myself: Memoir of a Hollywood Apostate in an Age of Terror
Roger Kimball: Rape of the Masters
Irving Kristol: Reflections of a Neoconservative
Harvey Mansfield, Manliness
Peter Wood, Diversity
Gabriel Schoenfeld, The Return of Anti Semitism
Robert Edgerton, Sick Societies: Challenging the Myth of Primitive Harmony
Jonah Goldberg, Liberal Fascism: The Secret History of the American Left, From Mussolini to the Politics of Meaning
Brian Anderson, South Park Conservatives: The Revolt Against Media Bias

Henry Hazlitt , Economics in One Lesson
Deepak Lal, Invisible Hand: The Case for Classical Liberalism in the 21st Century
Ludwig Von Mises, Human Action: A Treatise on Economics
Milton and Rose Friedman, Free to Choose
Thomas Sowell, Basic Economics: A Citizen’s Guide to the Economy
Andrew Bernstein, The Capitalist Manifesto
Martin Wolf, Fixing Global Finance
Martin Wolf, Why Globalization Works

David Horowitz, One Party Classroom
William F. Buckley, God and Man at Yale
Neil Hamilton, Zealotry and Academic Freedom
Allan Bloom, The Closing of the American Mind
Alan Kors and Harvey Silvergate, The Shadow University: The Betrayal of Liberty on America’s Campuses
Roger Kimball, Tenured Radicals
Sol Stern, Breaking Free: Public School Lessons and the Imperative of School Choice
Dinesh D’Souza, Illiberal Education: The Politics of Race and Sex on Campus

Environmental Studies:
Roy Spencer, Climate Confusion: How Global Warming Hysteria Leads to Bad Science, Pandering Politicians, and Misguided Policies That Hurt the Poor
Chris Horner, Red Hot Lies
Lawrence Solomon, The Deniers: The World Renowned Scientists Who Stood Up Against Global Warming Hysteria, Political Persecution, and Fraud – And Those Who Are Too Fearful To Do So

Ethnic Studies:
Richard Rodriquez, Hunger of Memory
Victor Davis Hanson, Mexifornia
Linda Chavez, An Unlikely Conservative
Peter Wood, Diversity: The Invention of a Concept

Burton Folsom, The Myth of the Robber Barons
Thomas DiLorenzo, How Capitalism Saved America
Larry Schweikart, A Patriot’s History of the United States
Daniel Flynn, A Conservative History of the American Left
Whittaker Chambers, Witness
Alexander Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag Archipelago
Paul Johnson, Modern Times
Harry Jaffa, A New Birth of Freedom: Abraham Lincoln and the Coming of the Civil War
Martin Gilbert, Winston S Churchill: Volume Five: Prophet of Truth 1922-1939
Martin Malia, The Soviet Tragedy
Joshua Muravchik, Heaven on Earth: The Rise and Fall of Socialism
Steven Hayward, The Age of Reagan
Amity Shlaes, The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression
Victor Davis Hanson, A War Like No Other
Joseph Epstein, Alexis De Tocqueville: Democracy’s Guide
Juan Chang and Jon Halliday, Mao: The Unknown Story
Richard Pipes, Russia Under the Bolshevik Regime
Robert Conquest, The Great Terror
Varlam Shalamov, Kolyma Tales
Michael Burleigh, Earthly Powers: The Clash of Religion and Politics in Europe, from the French Revolution to the Great War
Michael Burleigh, Sacred Causes: The Clash of Religion and Politics, from the Great War to the War on Terror
Howard K. Bloom, The Lucifer Principle: A Scientific Expedition into the Forces of History
Howard K. Bloom, The Genius of the Beast: A Radical Re-Vision of Capitalism
International Relations & American Foreign Policy:
Vietnam War
Norman Podhoretz, Why We Were In Vietnam
Jeremiah Denton, When Hell was in Session
Bruce Herschensohn, An American Amnesia: How the US Congress Forced the Surrenders of Vietnam and Cambodia
B. G. Burkett and Glenna Whitley: Stolen Valor: How the Vietnam Generation Was Robbed of Its Heroes and Its History
Lewis Sorley, A Better War: The Unexamined Victories and Final Tragedy of America’s Last Years in Vietnam
Mark Moyar, Triumph Forsaken

Cold War
John Lewis Gaddis, The Cold War: A New History
Jeane Kirkpatrick, Dictatorships and Double Standards
John Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr , In Denial: Historians, Communism and Espionage
Harvey Klehr, John Haynes, Alexander Vassiliev, Spies: The Rise and Fall of the KGB
War on Terror
Doug Feith, War and Decision

Ethan Gutmann: Losing the New China
Jung Chang and Jon Halliday, Mao: The Unknown Story
Global Studies
Martin Wolf, Why Globalization Works
Deepak Lal, In Praise of Empires
Niall Ferguson, The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World
Niall Ferguson, Colossus: The Rise and Fall of the American Empire
Christopher Caldwell, Reflections on the Revolution in Europe: Immigration, Islam and the West

Robert Levy and William Mellor, The Dirty Dozen: How Twelve Supreme Court Cases Radically Expanded Government and Eroded Freedom
Antonin Scalia, Scalia Dissents: Writings of the Supreme Court’s Wittiest, Most Outspoken Justice
Antonin Scalia and Amy Gutmann, A Matter of Interpretation: Federal Courts and the Law
Michael W. McConnell, Robert F. Cochran Jr., and Angela C. Carmella, Christian Perspectives on Legal Thought
Steven Michael Teles, The Rise of the Conservative Legal Movement: The Battle for Control of the Law
Randy E. Barnett, Restoring the Lost Constitution

Reinaldo Arenas, Before Night Falls
Saul Bellow, Ravelstein
Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged
Arthur Koestler, Darkness at Noon
Philip Roth, American Pastoral
Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Malcolm Muggeridge, Chronicles of Wasted Time
David Horowitz, Radical Son
Ronald Radosh, Commies
Said Sayrafiezadeh, When Skateboards Will Be Free: A Memoir of a Political Childhood

Middle East Studies:
George Gilder, The Israel Test
Robert Spencer, Stealth Jihad: How Radical Islam is Subverting America without Guns or Bombs
Ibn Warraq, Defending the West
Walid Phares, The War of Ideas: Jihadism Against Democracy
Ibn Warraq, What the Koran Really Says: Language, Text, and Commentary
Wafa Sultan, A God Who Hates: The Courageous Woman Who Inflamed the Muslim World Speaks Out Against the Evils of Islam
Nonie Darwish, Cruel and Usual Punishment: The Terrifying Global Implications of Islamic Law
Alan Dershowitz, The Case for Israel
Norman Podhoretz, World War IV: The Long Struggle Against Islamo-Fascism
Foud Ajami: The Foreigners Gift
Ephriam Karsh, Islamic Imperialism
Paul Berman, Terror and Liberalism
David Meir-Levi, History Upside Down: The Roots of Palestinian Fascism and the Myth of Israeli Aggression
Dan Senor and Saul Singer, Start-Up Nation: The Story of Israel’s Economic Miracle
Benny Morris, 1948: A History of the First Arab-Israeli War
Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Infidel
Souad, Burned Alive: A Survivor of an “Honor Killing” Speaks Out
David Pryce-Jones, The Closed Circle: An Interpretation of the Arabs

Political Science and Political Philosophy:
Friedrich A. Hayek, The Road to Serfdom
Friedrich A. Hayek, The Mirage of Social Justice
Robert Bork, The Tempting Of America
Mark Levin, Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto
Robert Nozick, Anarchy, State and Utopia
Jamie Glazov, United in Hate
Thomas P.M. Barnett, The Pentagon’s New Map
Richard M. Weaver, Ideas Have Consequences
Michael Oakeshott, Rationalism in Politics
Michael Ledeen, Accomplice to Evil
Paul Hollander, Political Pilgrims: Western Intellectuals in Search of the Good Society
Paul Hollander, Understanding Anti-Americanism: Its Origins and Impact at Home and Abroad
Leszek Kolakowski, Main Currents of Marxism: The Founders-The Golden Age-The Breakdown

Post-Colonial Studies:
Ibn Warraq, Defense of the West
Efraim Karsh, Islamic Imperialism
Humberto Fontova, Fidel: Hollywood’s Favorite Tyrant
David Horowitz, The Politics of Bad Faith
David Remnick, Lenin’s Tomb
Anne Applebaum, Gulag: A History of the Soviet Camps
Jeffrey Herf, Nazi Propaganda in the Arab World
Armando Valladares, Against All Hope: A Memoir of Life in Castro’s Gulag

Religious Studies:
Robert Spencer, The Truth About Muhammad
Dinesh D’Souza, What’s So Great about Christianty
Richard John Neuhaus, American Babylon: Notes of a Christian Exile
Michael Novak, On Two Wings
Michael Novak, No One Sees God: The Dark Night of Atheists and Believers
Michael Novak, Washington’s God: Religion, Liberty, and the Father of our Country
George Weigel, Against the Grain: Christianity and Democracy, War and Peace
George Weigel, The Truth of Catholicism: The Essential Teachings and Controversies of the Church Today
George Weigel, Faith, Reason, and the War Against Jihadism: A Call to Action
Leon Kass: The Book of Genesis

Thomas Sowell, Black RedNecks and White Liberals
Shelby Steele, White Guilt
Abigail and Stephan Thernstrom, America In Black and White
James Q. Wilson, Crime & Human Nature: The Definitive Study of the Causes of Crime
Dinesh D’Souza, The End of Racism
Douglas Rushkoff, Life Inc.: How the World Became a Corporation and How to Take It Back

Women’s Studies:
Christina Hoff Sommers, Who Stole Feminism?
Daphne Patai and Noretta Koertge, Professing Feminism: Education and Indoctrination in Women’s Studies
Phyllis Chesler, The Death of Feminism
Wendy Shalit: A Return to Modesty
Stephen Rhoads: Taking Sex Differences Seriously

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