15 of the Most Controversial Books
in the Western Canon
(Originally posted on Schmoop.com,
May 24, 2010)

Whether it’s to join a debate, exercise those First Amendment rights, or get a piece of the scandal, everyone loves – to hate, potentially – a controversial book.

In chronological order, here are fifteen of the most controversial Western books from across the spectrum of scandal. We hope you find yourself intrigued, enlightened, enraged, or some combination thereof.

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