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30
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales
4.02
Jun 23, 2014
Mar 27, 2013
 
29
A Primate's Memoir
4.35
May 13, 2014
Apr 19, 2010
 
28
Remarkable Creatures: Epic Adventures in the Search for the Origin of Species
4.08
Feb 18, 2014
Feb 17, 2014
 
27
The Emperor of All Maladies
4.26
Sep 25, 2013
Nov 29, 2010
 
26
The Seashell on the Mountaintop: A Story Science, Sainthood, and the Humble Genius who Discovered a New History of the Earth
3.80
Jul 17, 2013
Jul 17, 2013
 
24
The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York
3.99
Sep 03, 2011
Sep 03, 2011
 
23
The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York
3.99
Jul 2011
Aug 07, 2011
 
25
For All the Tea in China: Espionage, Empire and the Secret Formula for the World's Favourite Drink
3.62
Nov 05, 2010
Nov 05, 2010
 
20
Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City
3.53
Oct 07, 2010
Sep 21, 2010
 
3
Einstein: His Life and Universe
4.04
Sep 22, 2010
May 31, 2010
 
16
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!
4.30
May 31, 2010
May 31, 2010
 
17
Rocket Men: The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon
4.08
Jan 2009
Apr 19, 2010
 
5
The Big Oyster: History on the Half Shell
3.85
Oct 15, 2008
Apr 19, 2010
 
4
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
4.06
Feb 27, 2007
Apr 19, 2010
 
1
A Short History of Nearly Everything
4.17
Jan 2007
Apr 19, 2010
 
21
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
3.90
Mar 15, 2005
Apr 19, 2010
 
6
Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture
3.81
Apr 2004
Apr 19, 2010
 
7
The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
3.84
Jan 2001
Apr 19, 2010
 
22
Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea
4.10
Jan 2000
Oct 28, 2010
 
2
Faster: The Acceleration of Just About Everything
3.50
Jan 2000
Sep 04, 2010
 
19
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of his Time
3.92
Jan 1998
Apr 19, 2010
 
10
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body
3.96
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
11
The World Without Us
3.79
not set
May 31, 2010
 
18
The Map That Changed the World
3.79
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
12
The Wisdom of Crowds
3.76
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
9
Isaac's Storm: The Drowning of Galveston
4.03
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
14
Thunderstruck
3.60
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
15
A Thread Across the Ocean: The Heroic Story of the Transatlantic Cable
3.80
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
13
The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth
3.88
not set
Apr 19, 2010
 
8
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
3.83
not set
Apr 19, 2010
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