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Paula
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Dec 28, 2008
 
The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream
3.66
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Sep 13, 2010
Dec 28, 2008
 
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!
4.31
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Dec 29, 2008
 
What Do You Care What Other People Think?
4.30
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Dec 29, 2008
 
Half Broke Horses
4.01
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Oct 19, 2013
Oct 18, 2013
 
Lincoln
4.16
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Dec 29, 2008
 
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
4.25
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Dec 30, 2008
 
Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
3.96
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Nov 18, 2012
May 23, 2010
 
With Malice Toward None: A Biography of Abraham Lincoln
4.20
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Dec 31, 2008
 
Angela's Ashes
4.03
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Jan 01, 2009
 
All Rivers Run to the Sea
4.10
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Jan 03, 2009
 
Infidel
4.18
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Jan 03, 2009
 
Jesus Land
3.93
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Oct 17, 2009
 
My Life
3.70
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Mar 17, 2009
 
Martín & Meditations on the South Valley
4.31
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Oct 11, 2009
 
A Woman in Charge: The Life of Hillary Rodham Clinton
3.83
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Mar 17, 2009
 
Chief Joseph & the Flight of the Nez Perce: The Untold Story of an American Tragedy
4.19
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May 03, 2009
 
Crazy Horse: A Lakota Life
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May 03, 2009
 
Living History
3.74
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Mar 17, 2009
 
Before Night Falls
4.16
Reynaldo Arenas is an amazing writer and if you can get past his anger, you can appreciate that he may well have been one of the greats. I did find hi...more
Dec 12, 1994
Oct 01, 2009
 
My Invented Country: A Memoir
3.79
My Invented Country offers an insider's perspective about Chile that is as intimate as it is real. I have read some of the criticisms about Allende's...more
Nov 02, 2009
Oct 08, 2009
 
The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier's Education
3.99
When I saw the title of this book, I knew I wanted to read it. It is a line from my favorite poem entitled, "If" - written by the English poet, Rudyar...more
Oct 18, 2009
May 03, 2009
 
The Lost Boy: A Foster Child's Search for the Love of a Family
4.03
Dave Pelzer's The Lost Boy is a difficult story about an abused boy who enters foster care and eventually develops a semblance of normalcy over time....more
May 25, 2013
Oct 17, 2009
 
Einstein: His Life and Universe
4.04
I read this book a couple of years ago and just didn't like it at all. Re-reading it has caused Walter Isaacson to grow on me, immensely.

Isaacaon off...more
Sep 27, 2012
Dec 29, 2008
 
American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House
3.78

I approached this book with some reservation because I was already aware of President Jackson's history regarding treatment of Native Americans and hi...more
Oct 21, 2009
Dec 31, 2008
 
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
4.18
This is a compelling story of ambition, intrigue, jealousy and the attendant devastation visited upon J. Robert Oppenheimer ('JRO' aka 'Oppie') - whos...more
Mar 08, 2009
Feb 22, 2009
 
The John Wooden Pyramid of Success: The Authorized Biography, Philosophy and Ultimate Guide to Life, Leadership, Friendship and Love of the Greatest Coach in the History of Sports
4.10
I picked this book up shortly after Coach Wooden died. I agonized over which book to pick up and settled on this one. It turned out to be not such a g...more
Jul 04, 2011
Jul 04, 2011
 
The Man Called Cash: The Life, Love, and Faith of an American Legend
3.89
I read recently that i am a 'Digital Immigrant". Not having been born among the generation that has never known a world without computers, smart phone...more
Feb 03, 2014
Feb 04, 2014
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