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Passing Strange: A Gilded Age Tale of Love and Deception Across the Color Line
3.31
not set
Feb 05, 2009
 
The Big Rich: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes
3.96
not set
Feb 01, 2009
 
Sara Baartman and the Hottentot Venus: A Ghost Story and a Biography
3.71
not set
Dec 13, 2008
 
The Snake Charmer: A Life and Death in Pursuit of Knowledge
3.89
really liked it
Jan 14, 2009
Dec 13, 2008
 
The Man Who Would Be King: The First American in Afghanistan
3.85
not set
Dec 13, 2008
 
Now the Drum of War: Walt Whitman and His Brothers in the Civil War
3.46
not set
Dec 08, 2008
 
Ester and Ruzya: How My Grandmothers Survived Hitler's War and Stalin's Peace
4.08
not set
Dec 01, 2008
 
The Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom
3.79
not set
Nov 30, 2008
 
Masquerade: The Life and Times of Deborah Sampson, Continental Soldier
3.69
not set
Nov 25, 2008
 
The Muse of the Revolution: The Secret Pen of Mercy Otis Warren and the Founding of a Nation
3.49
not set
Nov 25, 2008
 
John the Painter: Terrorist of the American Revolution
3.54
liked it
Jun 20, 2009
Nov 18, 2008
 
Race to the Polar Sea: The Heroic Adventures of Elisha Kent Kane
3.73
not set
Nov 15, 2008
 
Judge Sewall's Apology: The Salem Witch Trials and the Forming of an American Conscience
3.69
not set
Nov 07, 2008
 
Rising in the West: The True Story of an "Okie" Family from the Great Depression Through the Reagan Years
3.42
not set
Nov 06, 2008
 
American Eve: Evelyn Nesbit, Stanford White, the Birth of the "It" Girl and the Crime of the Century
3.71
not set
Nov 04, 2008
 
The King of California: J.G. Boswell and the Making of a Secret American Empire
3.97
not set
Oct 25, 2008
 
CBS's Don Hollenbeck: An Honest Reporter in the Age of McCarthyism
4.20
not set
Oct 18, 2008
 
Chasing The Flame: Sergio Vieira de Mello and the Fight to Save the World
4.25
not set
Oct 03, 2008
 
The Women of the House: How a Colonial She-Merchant Built a Mansion, a Fortune, and a Dynasty
3.83
not set
Sep 16, 2008
 
The Seashell on the Mountaintop: A Story of Science, Sainthood, and the Humble Genius who Discovered a New History of the Earth
3.82
liked it
Nov 11, 2008
Sep 08, 2008
 
A Thousand Hills: Rwanda's Rebirth and the Man Who Dreamed It
4.18
not set
Aug 17, 2008
 
The Lost Spy: An American in Stalin's Secret Service
3.45
not set
Aug 10, 2008
 
American Priestess: The Extraordinary Story of Anna Spafford and the American Colony in Jerusalem
3.49
not set
Aug 10, 2008
 
The Ending in Ice: The Revolutionary Idea and Tragic Expedition of Alfred Wegener
4.00
it was ok
Oct 26, 2008
Aug 09, 2008
 
Righteous Gentile: The Story of Raoul Wallenberg, Missing Hero of the Holocaust
4.03
really liked it
Aug 09, 2008
Aug 05, 2008
 
The Doctors' Plague: Germs, Childbed Fever, And The Strange Story Of Ignác Semmelweis
3.84
really liked it
Aug 08, 2008
Aug 05, 2008
 
Eugene Bullard, Black Expatriate in Jazz-Age Paris
3.93
really liked it
Aug 08, 2008
Aug 05, 2008
 
Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
3.98
really liked it
Jul 28, 2008
Jul 25, 2008
 
The Murder of Nikolai Vavilov: The Story of Stalin's Persecution of One of the Great Scientists of the Twentieth Century
3.88
not set
Jul 14, 2008
 
The Mapmaker's Wife: A True Tale Of Love, Murder, And Survival In The Amazon
3.55
not set
Jul 10, 2008
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