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The Pursuit of Happyness
4.14
Chris Gardner has some admirable qualities - his efforts to overcome poverty and a fatherless upbringing and his relationship with his son Christopher ...more
Jul 30, 2013
Jul 21, 2013
 
Branch Rickey
3.31
This was a very interesting biography of Branch Rickey. I found it interesting that the author chose to use the parallel of the integration of basebal ...more
May 07, 2013
May 05, 2013
 
Seabiscuit: An American Legend
4.17
This book is very enjoyable, but it is not quite what I expected. Having seen the movie, I was surprised as I read a little by a few divergences in pl ...more
Jun 08, 2014
Oct 28, 2011
 
Geronimo: My Life
3.83
This book is actually pretty good. I found it engaging and interesting and told a lot about Geronimo's life and the Apache way of life.
Oct 21, 2013
Oct 16, 2013
 
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
3.91
Fascinating autobiography on the early life of Frederick Douglass. Firsthand account on the evils of American slavery.
Apr 04, 2013
Mar 31, 2013
 
Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story
4.23
I always enjoy reading Dr, Carson's inspiring books.
May 19, 2013
May 16, 2013
 
Jack's Life: The Life Story Of C.S. Lewis
3.81
I enjoyed reading about C.S. Lewis' personal life. The writer is Lewis' stepson, and his description of the character of the subject tends toward hagi ...more
Apr 27, 2013
Nov 11, 2011
 
Mark Twain
4.03
A very thorough and enjoyable biography of the great Mark Twain, this book enables the reader to understand how Samuel Clemens showed up in Twain's wr ...more
Aug 14, 2013
Dec 19, 2011
 
Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson
4.36
A very thorough, entertaining, and insightful book about the fighting life and character of Stonewall Jackson.
Jan 31, 2015
Dec 27, 2014
 
The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt
4.22
Another excellent book about Theodore Roosevelt.
May 07, 2012
Dec 09, 2011
 
Wild Bill Donovan
3.55
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Nov 11, 2011
 
First Family: Abigail and John Adams
4.01
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Oct 28, 2011
 
John Adams
4.08
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Oct 28, 2011
 
Einstein: His Life and Universe
4.04
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Oct 28, 2011
 
The Hiding Place
4.42
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Oct 28, 2011
 
Washington: A Life
4.08
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Oct 28, 2011
 
Pistol: The Life of Pete Maravich
4.03
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Oct 28, 2011
 
James Madison
3.70
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Oct 28, 2011
 
The Deaths of Sybil Bolton: An American History
3.95
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Oct 28, 2011
 
American Emperor: Aaron Burr's Challenge to Jefferson's America
3.74
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Oct 29, 2011
 
David Crockett: The Lion of the West
3.64
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Apr 19, 2014
Oct 29, 2011
 
Bud Wilkinson: An Intimate Portrait of an American Legend
3.00
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Oct 29, 2011
 
Bootlegger's Boy
3.74
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Oct 29, 2011
 
Bismarck: A Life
3.61
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Nov 11, 2011
 
Master of War: The Life of General George H. Thomas
3.91
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Nov 11, 2011
 
They Call Me Doc: The Story Behind the Legend of John Henry Holliday
3.88
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Nov 11, 2011
 
Colonel Roosevelt
4.15
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Oct 28, 2011
 
Lee
4.25
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Nov 11, 2011
 
Tried by War: Abraham Lincoln as Commander in Chief
4.03
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Nov 11, 2011
 
Truman
4.25
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Nov 11, 2011
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