The complete NP99: the best books of 2015, ranked (National Post)

99. Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning, Timothy Snyder (Timm Duggan Books, 480 p; $37) Synder, in this achievement of subtle argument and deep research, shows us the extreme limits of our cultural memory. An illuminating book on one of our darkest historical moments that simultaneously shines a strong light on present-day evil and…