A highly selective list of books that I have read.

People Love Dead Jews: Reports from a Haunted Present
by Dara Horn

The Beat Cop
by Michael O'Malley

Country Music
by Dayton Duncan

Country Music USA
by Bill C. Malone

Good Booty
by Ann Powers

Paper Trails
by Cameron Blevins

by Deborah E. Lipstadt

How to Fight Anti-Semitism
by Bari Weiss

Semites and Anti-Semites: An Inquiry Into Conflict and Prejudice
by Bernard Lewis

by Jonathan Franzen

Sincerely Held
by Charles Alistair McCrary

by Rosanne Cash

Lake Success
by Gary Shteyngart

by Cory Doctorow

The Bonfire of the Vanities: A Novel
by Tom Wolfe

A Righteous Smokescreen
by Sam Lebovic

by Jason Fine

Lift Every Voice and Swing
by Vaughn A. Booker

Love and Theft
by Eric Lott

Bobbie Gentry's Ode to Billie Joe
by Tara Murtha

Bob Dylan in America
by Sean Wilentz

The Devil’s Music
by Randall J. Stephens

Preaching on Wax
by Lerone A. Martin

God in Gotham
by Jon Butler

No Depression in Heaven
by Alison Collis Greene

Work Songs
by Ted Gioia

Healing Songs
by Ted Gioia

by Ted Gioia

Citizen Cash
by Michael Stewart Foley

Johnny Cash
by Robert Hilburn

Johnny Cash
by Michael Streissguth

A Heartbeat and a Guitar
by Antonino D'Ambrosio

Last Train to Memphis
by Peter Guralnick

Johnny Cash's American Recordings
by Tony Tost

The Resurrection of Johnny Cash
by Graeme Thomson

I Shot a Man in Reno
by Graeme Thomson

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