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Introductions to Liberty
- Libertarianism: A Primer by David Boaz
- The Law by Frederic Bastiat
- The Road to Serfdom (Abridged Version) by Friedrich Hayek
- Everyday Anarchy by Stefan Molyneux
- Practical Anarchy by Stefan Molyneux
Economics of Liberty
- The Economics of Freedom by Frederic Bastiat
- Human Action by Ludwig von Mises
- Capitalism and Freedom by Milton Friedman
- Free to Choose (Condensed Version) by Milton and Rose Friedman
- Basic Economics: A Citizen’s Guide to the Economy by Thomas Sowell
Law and Liberty