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This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate
4.05
Naomi Klein brings together many ideas. Loved this and it is already changing my life.
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Oct 16, 2014
 
Cloud Atlas
4.01
Really super book. The individual stories are compelling, and I especially like the voice of Somni and the way she interacts with her interrogator. I ...more
Jul 28, 2010
Jul 24, 2010
 
Life and Death in Shanghai
4.31
It was fascinating to see how her narrative exposed how totalitarianism uses names and slogans to create division where no real division exists, with ...more
Jan 13, 2010
Jan 14, 2010
 
Super Sad True Love Story
3.44
Creative but depressing. It doesn't make much sense to me that the protagonist would worship books yet at the same time be enamored of superficial ide ...more
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Apr 11, 2011
 
Walking in the Alps
3.00
This book does a great job of explaining the whole alpine chain. Excellent fireside reading for trip planning. Mine is torn up because I continually p ...more
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Sep 02, 2010
 
Rivers' Edge: The Weezer Story
3.08
I actually helped out with this book, furnishing backstory about the early days. John Luerssen is a good guy and told the story well. I know that he f ...more
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Jul 30, 2010
 
Tortilla Flat
3.81
I think my sister gave me this book to read when I was 14 or so. It opened a whole (antique) world called California. These strange people, wandering ...more
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Jun 13, 2011
 
The Fall of Berlin 1945
4.25
Really devastating. The horrors experienced in East Prussia can hardly be believed. I didn't know that the Americans completely failed to see the stra ...more
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Dec 29, 2010
 
And the Sea Will Tell
4.02
I read this on the plane back from Hawaii. Amazing book! Lots of insight to the judicial process, and the story staggers the imagination.
Jan 15, 2010
Jan 14, 2010
 
Down to the Sea: An Epic Story of Naval Disaster and Heroism in World War II
4.02
Exhaustive treatment of ships downed and battles fought. Let's just say after this I have *no desire* to spend time in a boat! :)
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Jun 13, 2011
 
The Final Storm (World War II: 1939-1945, #4)
4.13
Occasionally repetitive, but offered me new perspective on the choice to use the atom bomb against Japan.
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Jun 13, 2011
 
God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine
4.07
Fantastic book. The lessons are useful for every profession which should be practiced over time with a deepening of compassion rather that merely an i ...more
Oct 26, 2014
Oct 16, 2014
 
John Muir: Rediscovering America
3.82
Amazing journey. I wanted to become a sheepherder after reading it. :p
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Sep 02, 2010
 
The Last Hours of Ancient Sunlight: The Fate of the World and What We Can Do Before It's Too Late
4.22
I loved this book. Very concrete metaphor.
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Oct 16, 2014
 
Moscow 1812: Napoleon's Fatal March
4.24
Harrowing!
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Jan 14, 2010
 
Classic Rock Climbs in the Dolomites
4.25
This book launched a dream. First, to climb in the Dolomites. Second, to live there (well, near as I can!). In the last 9 years I've worked my way thr ...more
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Jun 16, 2010
 
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany
4.13
Classic.
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Jan 14, 2010
 
Reappraisals: Reflections on the Forgotten Twentieth Century
4.14
I found the article about Isreal especially good.
Dec 29, 2010
Dec 07, 2010
 
My Son and the Afterlife: Conversations from the Other Side
3.80
Thought provoking, not new information but it was interesting to hear his story.
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Oct 16, 2014
 
Memories of the Afterlife: Life-Between-Lives Stories of Personal Transformation
4.14
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Sep 24, 2012
 
Seth, Dreams and Projections Of Consciousness
4.36
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Apr 09, 2012
 
OpenGL Programming Guide: The Official Guide to Learning OpenGL, Versions 3.0 and 3.1
3.65
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Dec 11, 2011
 
The Nature of Personal Reality: Specific, Practical Techniques for Solving Everyday Problems and Enriching the Life You Know
4.47
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Apr 09, 2012
 
The Unknown Reality, Volume Two: A Seth Book
4.43
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Apr 09, 2012
 
The Seth Material
4.32
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Oct 02, 2011
 
Cosa Nostra: A History of the Sicilian Mafia
3.86
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Jan 14, 2010
 
Seth Speaks: The Eternal Validity of the Soul
4.15
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Apr 09, 2012
 
The Nature of the Psyche: Its Human Expression
4.47
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Apr 09, 2012
 
The China Study: The Most Comprehensive Study of Nutrition Ever Conducted And the Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss, And Long-term Health
4.19
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Dec 30, 2010
 
In Europe: Travels Through the Twentieth Century
4.28
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Oct 29, 2010
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