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Rare Earth: Why Complex Life Is Uncommon in the Universe
3.99
Jul 31, 2008
Jul 07, 2008
 
The View from the Center of the Universe: Discovering Our Extraordinary Place in the Cosmos
3.95
not set
Aug 04, 2008
 
Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century of Declines
3.86
Aug 19, 2008
Aug 16, 2008
 
Chasing Kangaroos: A Continent, a Scientist, and a Search for the World's Most Extraordinary Creature
3.45
Sep 08, 2008
Aug 29, 2008
 
Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: The Untold History of English
3.76
Feb 28, 2009
Mar 01, 2009
 
The Scent Trail: How One Woman's Quest for the Perfect Perfume Took Her Around the World
3.39
Mar 08, 2009
Mar 05, 2009
 
Gardens: An Essay on the Human Condition
4.11
Mar 15, 2009
Mar 25, 2009
 
Gardening in Deer Country: For the Home and Garden
2.75
Mar 27, 2009
Mar 27, 2009
 
Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year History of the Human Body
3.95
Apr 13, 2009
Apr 06, 2009
 
Sand: The Never-Ending Story
3.89
Jul 27, 2009
Apr 07, 2009
 
The Dominion of the Dead
4.40
Apr 20, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
The Library at Night
4.04
Jul 05, 2009
Jun 22, 2009
 
The Medea Hypothesis: Is Life on Earth Ultimately Self-Destructive?
3.48
Jun 27, 2009
Jun 27, 2009
 
A History of Reading
4.01
Jun 30, 2009
Jul 06, 2009
 
The Brother Gardeners: Botany, Empire and the Birth of an Obsession
4.18
Jul 12, 2009
Jul 11, 2009
 
The End of the Long Summer: Why We Must Remake Our Civilization to Survive on a Volatile Earth
4.00
Jul 31, 2009
Jul 28, 2009
 
An Edible History of Humanity
3.58
Aug 09, 2009
Aug 03, 2009
 
Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science
3.55
Aug 21, 2009
Aug 04, 2009
 
Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human
3.79
Oct 29, 2009
Aug 07, 2009
 
The City of Words
3.95
Aug 18, 2009
Aug 10, 2009
 
Homer's the Iliad and the Odyssey: A Biography
3.82
Aug 28, 2009
Aug 20, 2009
 
Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge
3.90
Dec 26, 2009
Aug 24, 2009
 
Down to the Wire: Confronting Climate Collapse
4.11
Sep 02, 2009
Aug 26, 2009
 
A History of the World in 6 Glasses
3.71
Jan 25, 2010
Sep 10, 2009
 
Mapping Human History: Genes, Race, and Our Common Origins
3.86
Oct 21, 2009
Oct 20, 2009
 
Travelling Heroes: Greeks and Their Myths in the Epic Age of Homer
3.59
Nov 15, 2009
Nov 02, 2009
 
A Natural History of Latin
3.45
Dec 05, 2009
Nov 17, 2009
 
The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of "Proper" English, from Shakespeare to South Park
4.01
Jan 06, 2010
Nov 18, 2009
 
Ghost Train to the Eastern Star
3.98
not set
Nov 20, 2009
 
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
3.83
Dec 05, 2009
Nov 20, 2009
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