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Napoleon's Buttons: How 17 Molecules Changed History
3.91
not set
Jul 08, 2016
 
Bulfinch's Mythology
4.13
really liked it
not set
Jul 08, 2016
 
An Uncommon History of Common Courtesy: How Manners Shaped the World
3.23
not set
Jul 02, 2016
 
How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World
4.01
May 25, 2016
May 26, 2016
 
The Invention of Wings
4.22
really liked it
Mar 16, 2015
Mar 16, 2015
 
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World
4.04
it was amazing
Jan 10, 2015
Jan 03, 2015
 
What Life Was Like Among Samurai and Shoguns: Japan, AD 1000-1700 (What Life Was Like)
3.80
liked it
Dec 10, 2014
Dec 10, 2014
 
Because I Said So!: The Truth Behind the Myths, Tales, and Warnings Every Generation Passes Down to Its Kids
3.56
liked it
Dec 06, 2014
Dec 06, 2014
 
The American Resting Place: 400 Years of History Through Our Cemeteries and Burial Grounds
3.80
liked it
Dec 19, 2014
Sep 29, 2014
 
Medusa's Gaze and Vampire's Bite: The Science of Monsters
3.46
liked it
Oct 13, 2014
Jul 17, 2014
 
The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry
3.90
really liked it
Apr 07, 2014
Apr 05, 2014
 
Elimination Diet 101: A Cookbook And How-To Guide With Helpful Advice And 80 Easy, Quick And Delicious Recipes To Test For Food Allergies And Sensitivities
3.90
really liked it
Mar 2014
Mar 01, 2014
 
Mother Nature Is Trying to Kill You: A Lively Tour Through the Dark Side of the Natural World
3.93
it was ok
Jan 14, 2014
Jan 14, 2014
 
Dr. Joe and What You Didn't Know: 177 Fascinating Questions & Answers about the Chemistry of Everyday Life
3.65
liked it
Dec 29, 2013
Dec 29, 2013
 
This Will Make You Smarter: New Scientific Concepts to Improve Your Thinking
3.81
Dec 20, 2013
Dec 09, 2013
 
Marking Time: The Epic Quest to Invent the Perfect Calendar
3.77
liked it
Jan 20, 2014
Dec 09, 2013
 
Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Lincoln's Mother and Other Botanical Atrocities
3.80
really liked it
Dec 29, 2013
Dec 09, 2013
 
An Ocean Of Air: A Natural History Of The Atmosphere
4.09
it was amazing
Dec 16, 2013
Dec 09, 2013
 
Absinthe & Flamethrowers: Projects and Ruminations on the Art of Living Dangerously
3.39
really liked it
Jan 02, 2014
Dec 09, 2013
 
A History of Weapons: Crossbows, Caltrops, Catapults & Lots of Other Things that Can Seriously Mess You Up
3.73
it was amazing
Dec 09, 2013
Dec 08, 2013
 
Common Phrases: And the Amazing Stories Behind Them
2.83
liked it
Nov 10, 2013
Dec 03, 2013
 
The Butterfly Mosque: A Young American Woman's Journey to Love and Islam
4.05
liked it
Oct 28, 2013
Nov 27, 2013
 
Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar
4.28
liked it
Dec 19, 2013
Nov 19, 2013
 
The Well-Educated Mind: A Guide to the Classical Education You Never Had
3.99
really liked it
Jan 2008
Nov 19, 2013
 
1,001 Facts That Will Scare the S#*t Out of You: The Ultimate Bathroom Reader
3.50
liked it
Aug 03, 2014
Nov 17, 2013
 
A Quiet Revolution: The Veil's Resurgence, from the Middle East to America
4.00
liked it
Oct 21, 2013
Oct 22, 2013
 
What a Plant Knows: A Field Guide to the Senses
3.92
it was ok
Jan 15, 2014
Oct 02, 2013
 
Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation
3.98
it was amazing
Sep 30, 2013
Oct 01, 2013
 
Putting Up: A Year-Round Guide to Canning in the Southern Tradition
3.51
liked it
Sep 16, 2013
Sep 21, 2013
 
Prince Among Slaves: The True Story of an African Prince Sold into Slavery in the American South
3.59
really liked it
Aug 18, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
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