Just started to read my way through "Theravada Buddhism" by Richard F. Gombrich and thought I would recommend it.
It gives really good insight into some history of Theravada Buddhism as well as helping one understand the society that the Buddha lived in.
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"And do you think that unto such as you, A maggot-minded, starved, fanatic crew, God gave a secret and denied it me! Well, well—what matters it? Believe that, too!