Public Enemy said "Freedom is a road seldom traveled by the multitude." Funkadelic said "Freedom is free of the need to be free" (Funkadelic took a lot of drugs). Complex.com says "Freedom is a book that's definitely not on our 2010 Gift Guide. Seriously, if we wanted to read about the existential ennui of white Midwesterners we'd be having our bedpans cleaned 'cause we'd be comatose. Our epic Holiday Gift Guide already has hundreds of Complex-approved products, and the Books section already has plenty of tomes to make your mind roam. As we get closer to Christmas, here are three more:
• The Big Payback by Dan Charnas
You've already read the power moves, now get the full story behind hip-hop's multi-billion dollar business.
• Shazam! by Chip Kidd and Geoff Spear
Images of collectibles and other ephemera documenting the classic comics rival to Superman.
• Infinite City by Rebecca Solnit
An anthropological atlas of the San Francisco Bay Area.