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How Music Works: The Science and Psychology of Beautiful Sounds, from Beethoven to the Beatles and Beyond
3.93
Oct 09, 2015
Oct 09, 2015
 
Atoms Under the Floorboards: The Surprising Science Hidden in Your Home
3.64
liked it
Oct 06, 2015
Oct 07, 2015
 
Spirals in Time: The Secret Life and Curious Afterlife of Seashells
3.84
it was amazing
Sep 2015
Sep 01, 2015
 
The Millionaire and the Bard: Henry Folger’s Obsessive Hunt for Shakespeare’s First Folio
3.98
liked it
Aug 20, 2015
Aug 22, 2015
 
Starlight Detectives: How Astronomers, Inventors, and Eccentrics Discovered the Modern Universe
3.73
really liked it
Jul 27, 2015
Aug 01, 2015
 
Evidence in Camera: The Story of Photographic Intelligence in World War II
4.44
liked it
Jul 13, 2015
Jul 13, 2015
 
The Arsenal of Democracy: FDR, Detroit, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at War
4.26
Apr 19, 2015
Apr 24, 2015
 
The Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America’s First Subway
3.58
liked it
not set
Apr 15, 2015
 
Rust: The Longest War
3.62
really liked it
Apr 12, 2015
Apr 12, 2015
 
The Wisdom of Whores: Bureaucrats, Brothels, and the Business of AIDS
4.09
really liked it
Mar 22, 2015
Mar 22, 2015
 
Freedom's Cap: The United States Capitol and the Coming of the Civil War
3.83
really liked it
Mar 10, 2015
Mar 11, 2015
 
Wild Bill Donovan
3.60
really liked it
Dec 16, 2014
Dec 16, 2014
 
Whatever Happened to the Metric System?: How America Became the Last Country on Earth to Keep Its Feet
3.58
liked it
Nov 21, 2014
Nov 21, 2014
 
How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
3.90
really liked it
Nov 18, 2014
Nov 18, 2014
 
Vanished Smile: The Mysterious Theft of Mona Lisa
3.77
really liked it
Jul 12, 2014
Jul 12, 2014
 
The Conundrum: How Scientific Innovation, Increased Efficiency, and Good Intentions Can Make Our Energy and Climate Problems Worse
3.69
liked it
not set
Jul 11, 2014
 
Gold: The Race for the World’s Most Seductive Metal
3.36
liked it
Jul 10, 2014
Jul 11, 2014
 
The Detonators: The Secret Plot to Destroy America and an Epic Hunt for Justice
3.45
liked it
Jul 05, 2014
Jul 11, 2014
 
Energy for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines
4.05
liked it
Jun 30, 2014
Jul 04, 2014
 
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World
4.02
really liked it
Jun 14, 2014
Jun 14, 2014
 
Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster
3.71
liked it
May 22, 2014
May 29, 2014
 
The Clockwork Universe: Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the Birth of the Modern World
3.90
really liked it
Mar 21, 2014
Mar 21, 2014
 
The Shadow King: The Bizarre Afterlife of King Tut's Mummy
3.94
really liked it
Jan 2014
Mar 11, 2014
 
Year Zero: A History of 1945
3.86
really liked it
not set
Mar 11, 2014
 
Egyptomania: Our Three Thousand Year Obsession with the Land of the Pharaohs
3.59
liked it
Feb 10, 2014
Feb 12, 2014
 
NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children
4.03
liked it
Jan 12, 2014
Jan 19, 2014
 
A Cruel and Shocking Act: The Secret History of the Kennedy Assassination
4.08
really liked it
Jan 04, 2014
Jan 06, 2014
 
The Hemlock Cup: Socrates, Athens and the Search for the Good Life
3.85
really liked it
Dec 08, 2013
Dec 08, 2013
 
Wilson
3.96
liked it
Dec 05, 2013
Dec 05, 2013
 
Man's Search for Meaning
4.32
it was ok
not set
Sep 29, 2013
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