I just started seriously reading -- as distinct from skimming -- This Time It's Different. So far, it's fascinating. Not chock-full of good news, though. More like you think the pain is over? Think again.
I'm not sure if I will have the intellectual fortitude to read the whole thing (and this is the light consumer version!), but I'm going to try.
By the way: The Lancers of Peshawar? Excellent