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Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle
3.79
liked it
Jan 2016
Dec 15, 2015
 
The Millionaire and the Bard: Henry Folger’s Obsessive Hunt for Shakespeare’s First Folio
3.99
liked it
Sep 2015
Sep 10, 2015
 
Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of France
4.20
it was amazing
Aug 24, 2015
Aug 13, 2015
 
The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage
4.27
really liked it
Aug 24, 2015
Jun 08, 2015
 
The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York
3.99
really liked it
Dec 2015
Apr 19, 2015
 
Daredevil: The Daring Life of Betty Skelton
4.05
really liked it
Apr 2015
Apr 09, 2015
 
Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation
4.27
really liked it
Jan 2015
Mar 28, 2015
 
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements
3.89
really liked it
Feb 2015
Mar 14, 2015
 
Brothers at Bat: The True Story of an Amazing All-Brother Baseball Team
4.10
really liked it
Mar 2014
Mar 19, 2014
 
Eighty Days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's History-Making Race Around the World
3.69
liked it
Feb 2014
Aug 02, 2013
 
District Comics: An Unconventional History of Washington, DC
3.38
really liked it
Jul 2013
Jul 26, 2013
 
Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory
3.93
really liked it
Oct 2012
May 25, 2013
 
The Discoverers: A History of Man's Search to Know His World and Himself
4.11
it was amazing
not set
Nov 28, 2012
 
Hedy's Folly: The Life and Breakthrough Inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the Most Beautiful Woman in the World
3.04
liked it
Dec 2012
Nov 06, 2012
 
Big Wig: A Little History of Hair
3.62
did not like it
Sep 2011
Oct 26, 2011
 
The Museum of Hoaxes
3.44
liked it
Jul 2011
Aug 30, 2011
 
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
4.02
it was amazing
Dec 2011
Jul 19, 2011
 
Who Stole Mona Lisa?
3.64
really liked it
Apr 2011
Apr 04, 2011
 
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
4.30
it was amazing
Jul 2011
Feb 01, 2011
 
Little House on the Prairie (Little House, #2)
4.19
really liked it
not set
Jun 17, 2010
 
The Book of J
3.76
really liked it
Jan 1999
May 05, 2010
 
Rebel Heart: The Scandalous Life of Jane Digby
4.01
really liked it
Jan 2008
May 04, 2010
 
America's Hidden History: Untold Tales of the First Pilgrims, Fighting Women, and Forgotten Founders Who Shaped a Nation
3.49
liked it
Jan 2011
May 04, 2010
 
The Uses and Abuses of History
3.54
not set
Mar 27, 2010
 
Harry Truman's Excellent Adventure: The True Story of a Great American Road Trip
3.82
liked it
Jan 2010
Mar 27, 2010
 
The Lost Painting
3.69
liked it
Jan 2008
Mar 22, 2010
 
Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith and Love
3.73
really liked it
Jan 2000
Mar 22, 2010
 
The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime
3.64
liked it
Jan 2001
Mar 22, 2010
 
The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
3.84
really liked it
Jan 1999
Mar 22, 2010
 
Jazz Cleopatra: Josephine Baker in Her Time
3.75
liked it
Jan 2000
Mar 22, 2010
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