John Froines’ Recommended Reading List
By popular request, here’s the books that WC can recall being listed on John Froines suggested reading list for aspiring subversives, c. March 1969.
Rachel Carson, Silent Spring
R. D. Laing, The Politics of Experience
Thomas Kuhn, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
Abbie Hoffman, Revolution for the Hell of It
Paul Ehrlich, The Population Bomb
James Watson and Francis Crick, The Double Helix
Ernesto Che Guevera, Che Guevera
L. Eldridge Cleaver, Soul on Ice
Ralph Nader, Unsafe at Any Speed
Those are the ones that WC can remember. The list was eclectic and reflected the issues of the time. The full list was single-spaced, covered a whole page and is long since lost.