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With Chatwin: Portrait of a Writer
3.55
The problem with this book is that it has nothing on Nicholas Shakespeare's Bruce Chatwin: A Biography. Clapp uses the memoir format to create a disjo...more
May 2009
May 18, 2009
 
Renegade: The Making of a President
3.70
As a field organizer on the ground for Obama, I was excited to pick up a book about the stories I missed (sometimes you're just more concerned with ev...more
Oct 2009
Oct 02, 2009
 
Einstein: His Life and Universe
4.04
Way to write about Einstein, Einstein! Before reading Isaacson's "Einstein" I had no idea of the full scope of Einstein's discoveries. Using only thou...more
May 2007
Jun 18, 2007
 
The Emperor
4.09
What is so amazing about this book is that it is almost exclusively narratives of the Ethiopians alive during Haile Sallasie's reign. The reporter har...more
Mar 2007
Jun 20, 2007
 
Reporting: Writings from The New Yorker
4.16
Amazing collection of profiles including Benjamin Netanyahu, Mike Tyson, Tony Blair, and more. The book has five sections: one on Washington politics...more
Jun 2007
Jun 18, 2007
 
American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House
3.78
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May 2009
Dec 26, 2008
 
What Am I Doing Here
3.92
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Jun 20, 2007
 
John Adams
4.14
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Nov 2008
Nov 17, 2008
 
Introducing Freud (Introducing...)
3.60
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Dec 05, 2008
 
Introducing Kierkegaard
3.75
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Dec 05, 2008
 
Bruce Chatwin
4.09
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Mar 2009
Dec 26, 2008
 
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
4.36
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Jun 20, 2007
 
James Joyce
3.60
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Mar 2009
Mar 09, 2009
 
Self-Consciousness
3.90
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Mar 2009
Mar 21, 2009
 
Sandy Koufax: A Lefty's Legacy
3.97
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Sep 2006
Jun 20, 2007
 
Satchel: The Life and Times of an American Legend
3.95
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Aug 2009
Aug 12, 2009
 
The Best American Magazine Writing 2005
4.00
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Jan 2007
Jun 20, 2007
 
The Rise of Napoleon Bonaparte
3.89
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Nov 2009
Nov 07, 2009
 
Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil
4.17
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Nov 2009
Nov 25, 2009
 
Black Boy
3.96
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May 2010
May 07, 2010
 
My Happiness Bears No Relation to Happiness
4.48
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Jul 2011
Jul 07, 2011
 
Bossypants
3.93
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Aug 2011
Sep 04, 2011
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