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Name the authors of the 100 greatest non-fiction books according to the Guardian (2011)

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Notes on Camp (1964)
An Image of Africa (1975)
The Rings of Saturn (1995)
Discipline and Punish (1975)
Danube (1986)
The Anatomy of Melancholy (1621)
The Revenge of Gaia (1979)
The Interpretation of Dreams (1899)
Confessions (1782)
Phenomenology of Mind (1807)
The Life of Samuel Johnson (1791)
Thus Spake Zarathustra (1883)
Mythologies (1972)
The Autobiography of Alice B Toklas (1933)
The Book of the City of Ladies (1405)
The Female Eunuch (1970)
Slouching Towards Bethlehem (1968)
Venice (1960)
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (1970)
Economy and Society (1922)
Homage to Catalonia (1938)
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (1962)
Meditations on First Philosophy (1641)
The Uses of Enchantment (1976)
Eichmann in Jerusalem (1963)
Here Comes Everybody (2008)
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion (1779)
A Room of One's Own (1929)
Suicide (1897)
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (1941)
The Symposium (c.380 BC)
The Travels of ____ ____ (1355)
The Medium is the Massage (1967)
The Age of Extremes: A History of the World, 1914-1991 (1994)
In Praise of Folly (1511)
We Wish To Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families (1999)
The Periodic Table (1975)
The Shock of the New (1980)
On Liberty (1859)
The Diary of a Young Girl (1947)
A Brief History of Time (1988)
The Feminine Mystique (1963)
The Gulag Archipelago (1973)
Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (1941)
Silent Spring (1962)
Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects (1550)
Ways of Seeing (1972)
The Second Sex (1949)
Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid (1979)
The Making of the English Working Class (1963)
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792)
Meditations (c.180)
The History of England (1848)
Orientalism (1978)
Critique of Pure Reason (1781)
News of a Kidnapping (1996)
The Selfish Gene (1976)
The Character of Physical Law (1965)
The Communist Manifesto (1848)
The Rights of Man (1791)
Postwar (2005)
The Lives of the Poets (1781)
Goodbye to All That (1929)
The Story of Art (1950)
Essays (1580)
China Along the Yellow River (1995)
A Time of Gifts (1977)
The Wretched of the Earth (1961)
Passage to Juneau (2000)
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (1776)
The Art of War (c.500 BC)
De Profundis (1905)
Speak, Memory (1951)
Eminent Victorians (1918)
Hard Times: an Oral History of the Great Depression (1970)
Shah of Shahs (1982)
Narrative of the Life of ____ ____, an American Slave (1845)
Walden (1854)
Innocents Abroad (1869)
The Prince (1532)
The Diaries of ____ ____ (1825)
Dispatches (1977)
Letters Concerning the English Nation (1734)
On the Origin of Species (1859)
Letters to a Young Novelist (2002)
The Golden Bough (1890)
The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test (1968)
In Cold Blood (1966)
The Souls of Black Folk (1903)
Leviathan (1651)
The Journalist and the Murderer (1990)
The Seven Pillars of Wisdom (1922)
Manufacturing Consent (1988)
The Romantic Generation (1998)
The Man Died (1971)
The Double Helix (1968)
Bad Blood (2000)
The Story of My Experiments With Truth (1927)
The Histories (c.400 BC)
The Varieties of Religious Experience (1902)

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