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The Naked Ape: A Zoologist's Study of the Human Animal
3.91
Like many other such books, a large portion of this book is contributed to child and sex, which is, an easy way to make this book an interesting readi...more
Apr 09, 2010
Mar 28, 2010
 
An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales
4.18
I am a little bit tired of Oliver Sacks. Finally. This big book contained only 7 case studies. Although some of them are quite interesting, I do belie...more
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Jun 03, 2010
 
Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4)
3.68
Better than the lost symbol. This book is great for a travel guidance. Plot is disappointing, the writing is almost horrible.
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Aug 01, 2013
 
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
3.79
story telling: 5 stars. novelty of the idea: 1 star. validity and scientific rigor: 1 star.
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Jan 11, 2014
 
The Color Purple
4.13
I was already very deeply influenced by the movie.
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Aug 01, 2013
 
Probability Theory: A Concise Course
3.00
Very happy to learn the secretary problem...
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Aug 01, 2013
 
The Chinese in America: A Narrative History
4.14
A comprehensive text of the subject.
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Aug 01, 2013
 
The Joy Luck Club
3.85
Very good language use.
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Aug 01, 2013
 
The Mathematical Universe: An Alphabetical Journey Through the Great Proofs, Problems, and Personalities
4.05
Very inspiring.
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Aug 01, 2013
 
Bill Bryson's African Diary
3.35
This is an easy read. The book is short, only about 50 pages. Well, Bill honestly said, that's goo enough for a 8-day trip to Kenyan. He visited the s...more
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Mar 28, 2010
 
At Home: A Short History of Private Life
3.93
Too many small details, too many going-around.
Aug 2013
May 17, 2012
 
Deception Point
3.58
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Mar 28, 2010
 
Stumbling on Happiness
3.76
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Mar 28, 2010
 
Clinical Phonetics
3.43
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Mar 28, 2010
 
The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2005
3.87
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Mar 28, 2010
 
Clinical Measurement of Speech & Voice
4.00
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Mar 28, 2010
 
The Best American Science Writing 2007
3.92
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Mar 28, 2010
 
Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States
3.86
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May 17, 2012
 
English as a Second Fucking Language: How to Swear Effectively, Explained in Detail With Numerous Examples Taken from Everyday Life
3.74
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Mar 28, 2010
 
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Fishing Basics
3.00
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Jun 03, 2010
 
Essential Calculus with Applications
3.92
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Aug 01, 2013
 
The Pelican Brief
3.89
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May 17, 2012
 
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
4.05
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Mar 28, 2010
 
Seeing Voices
4.00
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Mar 28, 2010
 
Congo
3.46
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May 17, 2012
 
American Accent Training: A Guide to Speaking and Pronouncing American English for Anyone Who Speaks English as a Second Language (Book and CD)
4.18
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Mar 28, 2010
 
Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1)
3.96
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Jun 03, 2010
 
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
3.84
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Mar 28, 2010
 
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales
4.02
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Mar 28, 2010
 
Shakespeare: The World as Stage
3.76
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Mar 28, 2010
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