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The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt
4.21
A great biography on an interesting and inspiring man. It takes an unbiased look at the man that was Theodore Roosevelt from childhood until he became...more
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Jun 23, 2008
 
Huey Long
4.19
I highly recommend this book be read. It doesn't matter if you have heard of Huey Long or not. Whether you like him or you don't, this book takes an u...more
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Jun 23, 2008
 
Feud: Hatfields, McCoys, and Social Change in Appalachia, 1860-1900
3.86
I thought this was a very informative book that shed a light of truth on a conflict that is confused in the minds of many Americans. My only issue wit...more
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Jun 08, 2008
 
Legacy of Discord: Voices of the Vietnam Era
3.33
This was an immensly interesting read. I read it for my college class, the History of the Vietnam War. It was fascinating to read the different storie...more
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Jun 23, 2008
 
Living History
3.74
Not a bad book to read and I think it is interesting to read some of the things that have happened during the Clinton administration from her point of...more
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Sep 22, 2008
 
October Sky
4.13
This book is based on the author and a group of friends from a small, coal town in West Virginia and their making rockets. A good book.
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Jun 23, 2008
 
Night Comes to the Cumberlands: A Biography of a Depressed Area
3.95
I thought this was a rather thought-provoking read when it came to the poverty of the Appalachians area, namely Kentucky.
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Jun 23, 2008
 
Zodiac
3.86
Very interesting read about a serial killer that has never been caught. The book is MUCH better than the movie.
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Oct 01, 2008
 
Appalachia: A History
3.79
A bit of a dry read, but this book is very informative on the history of the Appalachians.
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Jun 23, 2008
 
West Virginia: A History
3.68
Again, a bit of a slow read, but also very informative.
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Jun 23, 2008
 
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
3.96
Excellent read.
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May 30, 2008
 
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
3.86
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Sep 22, 2008
 
We Were Soldiers Once... and Young: Ia Drang - The Battle That Changed the War in Vietnam
4.26
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Sep 22, 2008
 
Black Hawk Down
4.25
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Sep 22, 2008
 
First Generations: Women in Colonial America
3.48
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Oct 18, 2009
 
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
3.89
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Feb 2011
Mar 02, 2011
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