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The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap
4.14
Infuriating to read, yes, but I believe we need books like this that provide the proof and the details for things we already know: the corporate rich ...more
Oct 22, 2014
Oct 11, 2014
 
The Ragged Edge of the World: Encounters at the Frontier Where Modernity, Wildlands, and Indigenous Peoples Meet
3.62
Though these are the stories that didn't fit into the magazine articles he wrote, Linden can't shed the journalistic-style--when he does, it is less l ...more
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Mar 08, 2011
 
Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
3.58
"Networked, we are together, but so lessened are our expectations of each other that we can feel utterly alone. And there is the risk that we come to ...more
Sep 20, 2014
Apr 12, 2014
 
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
3.95
"Why we do what we do" has long been The One Ring to Rule Them All when it comes to figuring out humans and Duhigg puts forth the idea that our habits ...more
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May 12, 2012
 
Wreck the Halls: Cake Wrecks Gets "Festive"
3.88
Ever notice that though there are more than a few folks forecasting the demise of books and the concomitant rising triumph of the internet as a reposi ...more
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Jan 26, 2012
 
Bonelight: Ruin And Grace In The New Southwest
3.91
An east coast pagan feminist of the second Wave moves to the Southwest and finds anew the power of place, of the earth she calls "beloved." Rather tha ...more
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Jul 13, 2013
 
The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
4.20
Financial companies and banks were raking in billions, but their financial towers were built upon the faulty foundation of mortgage loans extended to ...more
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Dec 18, 2010
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