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145
African Kaiser: General Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck and the Great War in Africa, 1914-1918
4.51
not set
May 14, 2017
 
144
In Extremis: The Life of Laura Riding
3.50
not set
Apr 21, 2017
 
143
Njinga of Angola: Africa's Warrior Queen
4.20
liked it
May 11, 2017
Apr 05, 2017
 
142
A Very Queer Family Indeed: Sex, Religion, and the Bensons in Victorian Britain
3.44
not set
Apr 05, 2017
 
141
How Poetry Saved My Life: A Hustler's Memoir
4.26
not set
Mar 17, 2017
 
140
Lucy Parsons: American Revolutionary
3.66
not set
Mar 07, 2017
 
139
Anna Komnene: The Life and Work of a Medieval Historian
3.67
not set
Mar 06, 2017
 
138
Theodora: Actress, Empress, Saint (Women in Antiquity)
3.49
liked it
Dec 19, 2016
Dec 11, 2016
 
137
The Discovery of Chance: The Life and Thought of Alexander Herzen
4.73
really liked it
Mar 16, 2017
Nov 16, 2016
 
136
Islamic Civilization in Thirty Lives: The First 1,000 Years
3.89
not set
Sep 25, 2016
 
135
Sister of The Road: The Autobiography of Boxcar Bertha - as told to Dr. Ben Reitman
3.69
not set
Jul 18, 2016
 
134
Sex with Shakespeare: Here's Much to Do with Pain, but More with Love
4.15
not set
May 29, 2016
 
133
The Shakespeare Circle
3.94
not set
May 22, 2016
 
132
Chekhov: Scenes from a Life
3.80
not set
Feb 11, 2016
 
131
Stalin: New Biography of a Dictator
4.04
not set
Nov 17, 2015
 
130
Stalin's Daughter: The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva
3.93
not set
Nov 17, 2015
 
129
Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science
3.79
it was ok
Nov 10, 2015
Oct 25, 2015
 
128
St. Paul: The Apostle We Love to Hate
3.70
not set
Oct 23, 2015
 
127
Lanyer: A Renaissance Woman Poet
3.20
not set
Aug 18, 2015
 
126
Emperor Wu Zhao and Her Pantheon of Devis, Divinities, and Dynastic Mothers
3.60
not set
Aug 11, 2015
 
125
Titans of History
3.67
not set
Aug 11, 2015
 
124
The Lives of Muhammad
3.61
not set
Dec 13, 2014
 
123
Margaret Fuller: A New American Life
3.83
liked it
Feb 12, 2015
Jul 21, 2014
 
122
Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever's Search for the Truth about Everything
3.29
liked it
Jul 08, 2014
Apr 13, 2014
 
121
Emperor Huizong
4.23
not set
Mar 26, 2014
 
120
Lives of the Ancient Egyptians: Pharaohs, Queens, Courtiers and Commoners
3.97
liked it
Jun 29, 2015
Dec 27, 2013
 
119
Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth
3.82
liked it
Sep 29, 2013
Jul 02, 2013
 
118
The Lives of Margaret Fuller
4.03
really liked it
Mar 2015
Apr 21, 2013
 
116
Unhitched: The Trial of Christopher Hitchens
3.34
not set
Jan 24, 2013
 
115
Scenes of Childhood
4.25
really liked it
Aug 02, 2014
Dec 20, 2012
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