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Adrenaline Junkies and Template Zombies: Understanding Patterns of Project Behavior
3.90
Excellent real world examples and practical advice on how to avoid some of the pitfalls. LMAO at parts
Feb 2010
Feb 01, 2010
 
The Return of Depression Economics and the Crisis of 2008
3.79
Very succinct and appropriate for non-economist.
May 31, 2009
Jun 01, 2009
 
The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century
3.61
Tom reinforced my belief that we need to invest in infrastructure in this country. He has a strong focus on educational needs. While he was visiting a...more
Aug 2007
Sep 07, 2007
 
Storms Of My Grandchildren: The Truth About The Climate Catastrophe And Our Last Chance To Save Humanity
4.02
Key point :
The solution to the climate problem requires a phasedown of carbon pollution, not necessarily a phasedown of energy use - James Hansen
Mar 15, 2011
Feb 14, 2011
 
So Damn Much Money: The Triumph of Lobbying and the Corrosion of American Government
3.65
An excellent review of the corrupting influence of money in American politics following the life of a key player in current times.
Jul 2009
Jun 01, 2009
 
CSS: The Missing Manual: The Missing Manual
4.10
Good introduction to Cascading Style Sheet. Inheritance was the key point for me. The third section was too much and I skipped most of it. Left me won...more
Aug 2007
Sep 07, 2007
 
The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About It
3.80
Unsure as to what growth is, and how to measure it, after reading this book premised on increasing growth. Definitely had some good recommendations as...more
Apr 08, 2009
Feb 11, 2009
 
The Four Steps to the Epiphany: Successful Strategies for Startups That Win
4.03
I liked the customer focus. Also quite helpful to see the templates and processes for sales & marketing based on market type.
not set
Jul 17, 2013
 
The Climb: Tragic Ambitions On Everest
3.84
Liked it better than Krakauer. Definitely some contradictory stuff here. Too bad about the commercialization of guiding as we continue to lose the gre...more
May 2001
Sep 17, 2007
 
HTML Dog: The Best-Practice Guide to XHTML & CSS
3.92
Read/skimmed it on the bus this morning. Good review of the newer css and xhtml standards. The 200 pages of reference in the back looked pretty compre...more
Sep 2007
Sep 07, 2007
 
The Jungle
3.67
Made me think about what I ate. Looking back (to high school,) it started me on the path to vegetarianism.
Feb 1987
Sep 17, 2007
 
The Plot Against America
3.64
Great book for a long trip. Fun to see New Jersey jews fighting back.
Feb 2007
Sep 17, 2007
 
The Tin Drum (The Danzig Trilogy, #1)
3.95
Very good book. Interesting historical perspective and wild story.
not set
Jul 24, 2008
 
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1)
3.87
Crime reduction throught legalization of abortion- interesting theory.
May 2007
Sep 10, 2007
 
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster
4.04
Charlotte Fox - Snowmass Patrol - is one hardcore woman.
Apr 2001
Sep 17, 2007
 
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
3.71
It's a damn good thing I'm a vegetarian - thanks Upton Sinclair.
Apr 2006
Sep 17, 2007
 
Infinite Jest
4.35
Wow. Finally finished it. Unlike anything I have read before.
Jun 24, 2010
Apr 29, 2009
 
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
4.57
Well done. Sorry to see the series come to an end.
Jun 2007
Sep 07, 2007
 
Me Talk Pretty One Day
3.94
Sedaris is hilarious.
Sep 2007
Sep 17, 2007
 
Zeitoun
4.09
None
Oct 13, 2010
Sep 27, 2010
 
The United States of Europe: The New Superpower and the End of American Supremacy
3.68
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Sep 18, 2007
 
Of Mice and Men
3.78
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not set
Sep 17, 2007
 
Blue Mars (Mars Trilogy, #3)
3.89
None
not set
Sep 17, 2007
 
Red Mars (Mars Trilogy, #1)
3.80
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not set
Sep 17, 2007
 
The Icarus Agenda
3.88
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not set
Sep 17, 2007
 
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
3.65
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not set
Sep 07, 2007
 
Miles, Mutants, and Microbes (Vorkosigan Omnibus, #5)
4.37
None
Feb 20, 2014
Feb 24, 2014
 
Second Foundation (Foundation, #3)
4.19
None
not set
Sep 17, 2007
 
Tales from Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle, #5)
3.95
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not set
Sep 17, 2007
 
Green Mars (Mars Trilogy, #2)
3.88
None
not set
Sep 17, 2007
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