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True Grit
4.11
My first exposure to true grit was when I was 12 years old and my father took me to the 1969 John Wayne movie. What impressed me most was the language ...more
Feb 12, 2011
Feb 13, 2011
 
Dr. Seuss Goes to War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel
4.16
Interesting concept: A renowned children illustrator as an editorial cartoonist for a left leaning paper in the early days WWII. But of course, he was ...more
Mar 07, 2011
Mar 24, 2011
 
A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again:  Essays and Arguments
4.28
This is my David Foster Wallace year. My second book of Wallace essay's like the first I am struck by his command of the English language and depth of ...more
Mar 15, 2011
Mar 24, 2011
 
Gustav Klimt
4.00
A quick overview Klimt's life. A good consise introduction to his work and snapshot of Vienna's culture prior to WWI.

Lavish illustrations, If unfamil
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Feb 28, 2011
Mar 24, 2011
 
Consider the Lobster and Other Essays
4.23
Very interesting, it is my first David Wallace book, although I have heard of him before. Been on radar for a while. I did enjoyed, his keen observati ...more
Jan 31, 2011
Feb 10, 2011
 
Candide
3.75
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A Clockwork Orange
3.95
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The Complete Calvin and Hobbes
4.80
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Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate
3.64
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The Complete Far Side, 1980-1994
4.66
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April 1865: The Month That Saved America
4.15
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Armageddon: The Battle for Germany, 1944-1945
4.22
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What Do You Care What Other People Think?
4.29
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Don't Know Much about History: Everything You Need to Know about American History But Never Learned
3.82
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Marley and Me: Life and Love With the World's Worst Dog
4.09
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The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin
4.05
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Childhood Is Hell
4.11
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The Big Book of Hell: The Best of Life in Hell
4.09
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Who Wrote the Bible?
4.05
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The Making of the Atomic Bomb
4.29
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The Far Side Gallery 2
4.45
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How the Scots Invented the Modern World: The True Story of How Western Europe's Poorest Nation Created Our World and Everything in It
3.90
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The Caves of Steel (Robot, #1)
4.10
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Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer
4.12
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1984
4.09
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The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money, and Power
4.37
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In the Wake of the Plague: The Black Death and the World It Made
3.51
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Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
4.07
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Company Commander: The Classic Infantry Memoir of World War II
4.15
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Constantine's Sword: The Church and the Jews, A History
4.05
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