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Chiva: A Village Takes on the Global Heroin Trade
3.33
I drive through Espanola a few times a year.....I remember hearing about how it was the heroin OD capital of the US...Always wanted to know what the r...more
Dec 04, 2009
Dec 03, 2009
 
Life in Los Sauces
5.00
This is perhaps one of the best books I have read on the Hispanic culture of Southern Colorado. If you read this book you will get a good feel of all...more
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Apr 18, 2010
 
The Legacy of Conquest: The Unbroken Past of the American West
3.90
They say this is the Anti-Turner Frontier Thesis book...The author pretty much states her hypothesis (anti-hypothesis?) from the beginning...And the r...more
Dec 03, 2009
Nov 18, 2009
 
The Witches of Abiquiu: The Governor, the Priest, the Genizaro Indians, and the Devil
4.50
This book is PACKED with information...It's like a textbook for Genizario's 101...It really fills in the gap in history regarding 18th century New Mex...more
Nov 16, 2009
Nov 13, 2009
 
Crisis Investing
3.75
I read this book to see how "accurate" Casey was with regards to the Crisis of 2008..he was about 25% right....some of the predictions were spot on......more
Nov 05, 2009
Nov 01, 2009
 
Secrets of the Millionaire Mind: Mastering the Inner Game of Wealth
4.06
This book was weak!!! It's like Stuart Smalley meets Suze Orman...If you are into the whole "motivational" books..I guess this is ok...I felt like I w...more
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Oct 25, 2009
 
Political Ideologies: Their Origins and Impact
3.25
Using a chronological organization, this text explains the evolution of political thought over the past three centuries and describes political ideolo...more
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Oct 26, 2009
 
Doctor Dealer: The Rise and Fall of an All-American Boy and His Multimillion-Dollar Cocaine Empire
4.00
I liked this book...It is a fascinating story..Mark Bowden is a great writer...I thought it was interesting that Larry Lavin, like any entrepreneur, s...more
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Dec 15, 2009
 
Tweak: Growing Up On Methamphetamines
3.90
This is the story of a guy hooked on drugs..so what?...only thing makes it interesting is it's in L.A. and the kid is the son of a semi famous Hollywo...more
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Feb 07, 2010
 
Brothels, Bordellos, and Bad Girls: Prostitution in Colorado, 1860-1930
3.41
Just what the title says...All about COLORADO soiled doves....Great pictures....Well researched..I thought this book was a little more colorful than "...more
Dec 03, 2009
Nov 23, 2009
 
The Coming Economic Earthquake
3.80
This book is a joke........He blames financial problems on God...America has taken God out of investment decisions....I guess if you like Christian In...more
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Nov 01, 2009
 
Bent's Fort
3.75
Another good book on the Taos fur trade industry. Bent's fort was pretty important and saw a lot of action.......

Lavender is a really goo writer. I've...more
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Apr 19, 2010
 
The Tracker
4.16
The first chapter is the best as far as "tracking" wise...The rest of the book is decent..Not some life changing book as I was led to believe....I don...more
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Nov 18, 2009
 
The National Outdoor Leadership School's Wilderness Guide: The Classic Handbook, Revised and Updated
3.95
This was the 1st survial book I ever got..And it is still one of the best..some of the equipment part is outdated..but, it has solid survival skills i...more
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Nov 19, 2009
 
Massacre on the Lordsburg Road: A Tragedy of the Apache Wars
5.00
I really liked this book..Marc Simmons has a way of finding obscure bits of history..and he uses them as supporting evidence....this a good book about...more
Nov 05, 2009
Oct 20, 2009
 
Scarne's New Complete Guide to Gambling
4.18
The part on cheating was interesting..lots of good odds tables to use..the old photos were cool too..great reference book....
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Nov 01, 2009
 
Commerce of the Prairies: Life on the Great Plains in the 1830's and 1840's
4.38
This is one of my all time 1st person narratives about the Mountain Man Era.......
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Apr 19, 2010
 
Principles of Marketing
4.04
This is a great overview textbook...tons of case studies....well organized...easy to read...
Oct 2009
Oct 20, 2009
 
The End of the Dream: The Golden Boy Who Never Grew Up (Crime Files, #5)
3.99
I bought this book because I saw a NBC Dateline show on this guy...He built an elaborate tree house with all his robbery loot..I thought that was kind...more
Nov 13, 2009
Oct 20, 2009
 
Economics Peace and Laughter
3.81
Very witty writer...some of this book is out dated..the humourous parts on economists is funny stuff...
Oct 20, 2009
Oct 15, 2009
 
Tom Tobin and the Bloody Espinosas
4.67
America's first serial killers..interesting story....
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Oct 25, 2009
 
The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business
3.90
This is a good book if you are into economic history
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Oct 25, 2009
 
Kiva, Cross & Crown: The Pecos Indians and New Mexico, 1540-1840
4.17
Good book on the history of New Mexico and Colorado
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Oct 25, 2009
 
Wah-to-Yah and the Taos Trail: or Prairie travel and scalp dances, with a look at Los Rancheros from Muleback and the Rocky Mountain Campfire
4.33
Great 1st person narrative on the Taos fur trade industry.
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Apr 19, 2010
 
Long John Dunn of Taos: From Texas Outlaw to New Mexico Hero
3.80
Great writer..great book..great historical person
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Oct 25, 2009
 
Blood and Thunder: An Epic of the American West
4.15
THE book on Kit Carson...Great writing style
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Oct 25, 2009
 
Random Lingering in Isla Vista
3.50
Ramblings from an Isla Vistan....
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Apr 17, 2010
 
The 50th Law
4.08
This was a really interesting book....If you like Robert Greene's other books...You will like this one....My only complaint is they used the same stor...more
Feb 03, 2010
Nov 13, 2009
 
The Economic Way of Thinking
4.16
This a pretty good book for a general overview of economics..The author has a witty style and uses great real life examples....If you read it cover to...more
Nov 12, 2009
Oct 12, 2009
 
Chicago School Criminology Volume 5: Brothers in Crime by Clifford Shaw, Henry D. McKay and James F. McDonald
3.00
Interesting book on a family of brothers involved in crime in the 30's. This is a pretty famous book in the history of The Chicago School of Criminolo...more
Apr 10, 2010
Nov 19, 2009
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