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October Ferry To Gabriola
3.56
"It was as if they had exchanged sunlight on water for photographs of sunlight on water, cool commotion of blowing grasses and pennyroyal, or reeds an ...more
Dec 25, 2010
Dec 14, 2010
 
Against His-Story, Against Leviathan!
4.28
So it's got no bibliography, and I can't say much for the layout. Get over it. This book was pretty rad. It's definately been awhile since I read it, ...more
not set
Jul 10, 2008
 
Red Light Neon: A History of Vancouver's Sex Trade
3.64
This book is accessible, interesting and grounded. A little bit more detail would be interesting, but written as it is makes it very approachable and ...more
Oct 2008
Sep 29, 2008
 
The Inheritance of Loss
3.38
I don't believe it is possible to study or understand history without constant reflection on how it manifests itself in the individual and group exper ...more
not set
Jul 10, 2008
 
Riders of the Purple Sage
3.67
I would be a liar if I said I did not enjoy reading this book at all.

Beyond that, not so sure what to say. The plot, obviously, is somewhat bankrupt,
...more
not set
Feb 01, 2011
 
Citizen Docker: Making a New Deal on the Vancouver Waterfront, 1919-1939
3.75
Rereading parts of this book in depth and trying not to feel overwhelmed by the formidable amount of research I have to say I'm duly impressed. He man ...more
Jun 25, 2010
Jun 07, 2010
 
A History of Islamic Societies
3.95
I'll be honest I haven't actually read this whole book (perhaps more accurately described as a cinderblock). As a resource though it is spectacular an ...more
Apr 13, 2010
Dec 21, 2009
 
Butterfly Burning
3.66
I had been meaning to read one of Yvonne Vera's books for quite some time. She has a beautiful style, very lyrical, smooth and descriptive.
not set
Nov 03, 2008
 
Papillon
4.21
This was a really good book, but honestly I was very happy to see it end.
Oct 07, 2008
Aug 25, 2008
 
The 500 Years of Resistance Comic Book
3.82
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Nov 05, 2012
Sep 11, 2012
 
The Sandman, Vol. 4: Season of Mists (The Sandman #4)
4.54
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not set
Oct 12, 2012
 
Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom
4.30
None
Jun 17, 2014
Jun 13, 2014
 
The Mantle of the Prophet: Religion and Politics in Iran
4.04
None
Sep 26, 2009
Jul 21, 2009
 
The Common Good (Real Story)
3.99
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not set
Jul 18, 2009
 
Historians on History
3.30
None
Dec 04, 2010
Jul 14, 2010
 
1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
4.00
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not set
Apr 20, 2009
 
The Last Temptation
3.52
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not set
Apr 26, 2009
 
Insurgent Cuba: Race, Nation, and Revolution, 1868-1898
3.42
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Mar 06, 2014
Nov 26, 2013
 
The Israel-Palestine Conflict: One Hundred Years of War
3.93
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Feb 29, 2012
Jan 05, 2012
 
The Culture of Make Believe
4.31
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not set
Jul 18, 2009
 
Walking on Water: Reading, Writing, and Revolution
4.24
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not set
Jul 18, 2009
 
Latin America: From Colonization to Globalization
4.04
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not set
Jul 18, 2009
 
A History of the Modern Middle East
3.90
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not set
Apr 26, 2009
 
Billiards at Half-Past Nine
3.92
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not set
Apr 26, 2009
 
History: A Very Short Introduction
3.65
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Sep 09, 2010
Jul 14, 2010
 
Old Goriot
3.79
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not set
Jun 10, 2013
 
Down the Long Table
3.00
None
May 12, 2012
Mar 12, 2012
 
State of Exception
4.07
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Jul 2010
Dec 16, 2009
 
Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844
4.10
None
Jun 24, 2013
Jun 10, 2013
 
The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed
4.02
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not set
Sep 04, 2009
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