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13 Things That Don't Make Sense: The Most Baffling Scientific Mysteries of Our Time
3.75
really liked it
This book probably would have gotten 5 stars instead of 4 if I understood more of it, but what I got was a lot of fun. This is stuff that is consisten ...more
Mar 10, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
 
Physics for Future Presidents: The Science Behind the Headlines
4.01
it was amazing
This was great, it was not so much over my head. It was a practical book, it explained about the difference in dirty bombs and why so much gasoline wa ...more
Mar 12, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
 
Lies My Teacher Told Me
3.96
really liked it
I liked this book a lot. I was reading some of the other reviews and some of the two star say "controversial" and "liberal" and "conservative bashing" ...more
Mar 30, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
 
Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World
4.01
really liked it
This was a really entertaining read. I had no idea how much the Mongols gave us in the way of printing, assimilation etc. This book really makes you l ...more
Jun 2017
Jun 29, 2017
 
Mindsight: The New Science of Personal Transformation
4.11
really liked it
I liked this book a lot, it got kind of dry sometimes but the concept of neuro-plasticity is just neat, to be non-technical. I've tried meditating and ...more
Mar 12, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
 
Asking for It: The Alarming Rise of Rape Cultureand What We Can Do about It
4.38
it was amazing
Six attempts at a review and I am having trouble. It is so on point, just read it.
Sep 2016
Feb 24, 2017
 
Love, InshAllah: The Secret Love Lives of American Muslim Women
3.82
really liked it
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not set
Mar 29, 2012
 
A Brief History of Misogyny: The World's Oldest Prejudice (Brief Histories)
4.08
it was amazing
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Sep 03, 2016
Feb 24, 2017
 
The Age of American Unreason
3.82
really liked it
None
Dec 2016
Feb 24, 2017
 
Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power
4.07
liked it
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not set
Mar 30, 2012
 
The Age of American Unreason
3.82
really liked it
None
not set
Jun 29, 2017
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