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Regenesis: How Synthetic Biology Will Reinvent Nature and Ourselves
3.72
I have to agree with another reviewer that this is a strange book in some ways. The excursion into the details of building DNA sequences did not seem ...more
Dec 11, 2012
Dec 01, 2012
 
The Jennifer Morgue (Laundry Files, #2)
4.04
This book has a great twist and play on James Bond books and movies. It also mixes Lovecraft and online computer gaming in an interesting and fun spy ...more
Sep 2012
Oct 21, 2012
 
Pound Foolish: Exposing the Dark Side of the Personal Finance Industry
3.65
Well written book that makes you want to sit down immediately and think about your portfolio. While careful not to advise you n what to do, it is frus ...more
not set
Jul 28, 2013
 
Deploying OpenStack
2.73
Reading the Early Edition for Havanna. Too much is left undone and no updates, yet Icehouse has shipped. I suspect the author is distracted. Too many ...more
Jun 25, 2014
Jun 29, 2014
 
Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos, #1)
4.16
Reading the scholars tale really tore me up. It is bad enough realizing your little boy is gone replaced by a young man, but to watch it in reverse le ...more
not set
Feb 17, 2013
 
A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2)
4.38
Very good book with vivid descriptions of the scenes and characters. A little predictable on some points. Turned into a real page turner in the last t ...more
May 09, 2012
May 09, 2012
 
Saturn's Children
3.52
Interesting book with several novel ways at looking at things. Definitely worth the read.
Nov 14, 2010
Nov 20, 2010
 
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal
3.91
Fascinating read on the human digestive track. Very witty and informational.
not set
Jul 28, 2013
 
The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution
4.12
Truly one of my favorites. I actually found it a real page turner.
Jan 2006
Sep 13, 2010
 
Managing Infrastructure with Puppet
2.54
This is little better than than an extended PowerPoint presentation on a couple elements of puppet. For someone looking for a book on how to setup man ...more
not set
Nov 27, 2012
 
The Darwin Economy: Liberty, Competition, and the Common Good
3.70


Excellent book with good arguments and easy to read. Good introduction to some elements of economics. I highly recommend it for anyone interested in
...more
Dec 04, 2012
Apr 06, 2012
 
Mars Life
3.67
Kind of got old beating over your head about the tyranny of the religious political powers stifling thinking. While I agree with the sentiment, it sta ...more
Dec 23, 2010
Nov 20, 2010
 
Frankenstein
3.70
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not set
Aug 03, 2013
 
2001: A Space Odyssey (Space Odyssey, #1)
4.05
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not set
Aug 02, 2013
 
Marriage, a History: How Love Conquered Marriage
3.92
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Jan 2007
Sep 13, 2010
 
D-Day, June 6, 1944: The Battle for the Normandy Beaches
4.24
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not set
Aug 09, 2012
 
Congo
3.48
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Jan 1999
Sep 13, 2010
 
The Stainless Steel Rat (Stainless Steel Rat, #4)
3.93
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Dec 08, 2012
Dec 02, 2012
 
Stormbreaker (Alex Rider, #1)
3.96
None
Aug 2010
Sep 13, 2010
 
Consider Phlebas (Culture, #1)
3.83
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Nov 22, 2012
Oct 23, 2012
 
Stranger in a Strange Land
3.86
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Apr 2011
Jul 18, 2011
 
Ringworld (Ringworld, #1)
3.94
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Sep 29, 2010
Sep 13, 2010
 
Live and Let Die (James Bond #2)
3.62
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Jul 04, 2011
Jul 17, 2011
 
Goldfinger (James Bond, #7)
3.78
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Jul 09, 2011
Jul 17, 2011
 
Eaters of the Dead: The Manuscript of Ibn Fadlan, Relating His Experiences with the Northmen in A.D. 922
3.60
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Jan 2002
Sep 13, 2010
 
The Andromeda Strain
3.81
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Dec 31, 2012
Sep 13, 2010
 
Player Piano
3.83
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Oct 23, 2012
Oct 23, 2012
 
A Feast for Crows (A Song of Ice and Fire, #4)
4.04
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Sep 2012
Apr 06, 2012
 
Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
3.90
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not set
Sep 13, 2010
 
Dealers of Lightning: Xerox PARC and the Dawn of the Computer Age
4.18
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Jun 24, 2014
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