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America and the World: Conversations on the Future of American Foreign Policy
3.94
Ah yes, a fake phony staged candid interview published for the semi-literate masses to consume. Perfect for the NPR, PBS Frontline crowd to drop into ...more
Mar 07, 2009
Feb 08, 2009
 
Remaking Eden: How Genetic Engineering and Cloning Will Transform the American Family
3.64
I read this book in 2009, at which point it is 13 years old, however the general overview of the technology of Genetic Engineering is a pretty good ov ...more
Jan 28, 2009
Jan 28, 2009
 
War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America's Campaign to Create a Master Race
4.11
Very detailed overview of the history of the Eugenics movement from the Mid 1800s to the present day renamed Genetics and Genomics sciences.

While muc
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Jan 11, 2009
Jan 04, 2009
 
Polk: The Man Who Transformed the Presidency and America
3.76
James Polk is the greatest forgotten President. The man who increased the size of the US by 1/3 by adding the Oregon country and Northern Mexico to th ...more
May 30, 2008
Jun 08, 2008
 
Challenging Nature
3.98
This book is interesting yet overall not that good. Silver has alot of opinions on alot of things, but the thesis of this book could have probably bee ...more
Feb 04, 2009
Jan 19, 2009
 
Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.
4.17
Ron Chernow is a court historian. This book was informative in particular on the younger years. Yet read like it was written by the Rockefeller famill ...more
Jan 05, 2009
Nov 19, 2008
 
The Great Game: The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia (Kodansha Globe)
4.28
Informative but really seemed like a series of biographical sketches rather than a broad analysis of what the great game was (and is). Found it kind o ...more
Jan 05, 2009
Jan 04, 2009
 
Quest for Perfection: The Drive to Breed Better Human Beings
4.00
Excellent book that spans a wide time span of human history of eugenics. From prehistory, ancient greeks, hebrews, egyptians, romans, middle ages and ...more
Jan 23, 2009
Jan 28, 2009
 
Lazy B: Growing Up on a Cattle Ranch in the American Southwest
3.55
Read this because I went on a trip to Duncan, Arizona.

There were many interesting stories about the cowboys who worked on her ranch.

Also interesting t
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Mar 22, 2008
Apr 01, 2008
 
The Revolution: A Manifesto
4.15
This is an excellent book for anyone who needs an introduction to the politics and personal convictions behind Ron Paul. It is well written and concis ...more
Jun 05, 2008
Jun 08, 2008
 
Occupied America: A History of Chicanos
4.05
Marxist / crybaby garbage
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Dec 01, 2007
 
The Magyars: Their life and civilisation
0.00
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Dec 01, 2007
 
The Bridge at Andau
3.94
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Nov 30, 2007
 
Money, Bank Credit, and Economic Cycles
4.29
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Nov 30, 2007
 
Mexico Biography of Power
4.23
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Nov 30, 2007
 
Adolf Hitler
4.13
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Dec 01, 2007
 
The Old Man and the Sea
3.65
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Nov 30, 2007
 
The Case Against the Fed
4.22
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Nov 30, 2007
 
America's Great Depression
4.20
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Nov 30, 2007
 
The Ethics of Liberty
4.16
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Oct 08, 2008
 
Ball Four
4.00
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Dec 01, 2007
 
The $64 Tomato: How One Man Nearly Lost His Sanity, Spent a Fortune, and Endured an Existential Crisis in the Quest for the Perfect Garden
3.71
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Dec 01, 2007
 
Genghis Khan
3.12
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Nov 30, 2007
 
Behold a Pale Horse
3.91
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Jan 1995
Jan 04, 2009
 
Undaunted Courage: The Pioneering First Mission to Explore America's Wild Frontier
4.20
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Nov 30, 2007
 
Sadaharu Oh: A Zen Way of Baseball
4.07
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Dec 01, 2007
 
On the Line
4.00
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Dec 01, 2007
 
Economy and Society: An Outline of Interpretive Sociology
4.06
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Nov 2008
Nov 10, 2008
 
1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
4.00
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Oct 29, 2008
Oct 07, 2008
 
Chaosophy: Texts and Interviews 1972–1977
4.08
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Dec 01, 2007
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