Oxford Very Short Introductions

You will find a complete list of the books in the series here:

http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/nav/p/category/academic/series/general/vsi.do?sortby=bookTitleAscend&thumbby_crawl=10&thumbby=all#productList


Here is a list of a few of Professor Rodgers' personal favorites in the series:

Capitalism
Memory
Music
Myth
Nothing
Numbers
Objectivity
Photography
Racism
Reality
Relativity
Rhetoric
Rivers
Robotics
Science Fiction
Sexuality
Sleep
Socialism
Sociology
The Computer
The Devil
The Earth
The History of Life
The History of Mathematics
The History of Time
The Meaning of Life
The Renaissance
The Scientific Revolution
Thought
Utopianism
Work
Writing and Script