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A Discourse By Three Drunkards On Government
3.71
As a student of Japanese history, this is a fascinating book. Nakae Chomin wrote it around the time the Meiji Constitution was promulgated (a fuzzy me ...more
Oct 2005
Dec 09, 2011
 
Geek Wisdom: The Sacred Teachings of Nerd Culture
3.65
This is a cute book. It manages to avoid being too pithy or too kitschy. It is, hah, in the goldilocks zone. The "teachings" attempt to explain why so ...more
Aug 02, 2012
Aug 02, 2012
 
Watchmen
4.32
Re-read this recently, in large part to see what I thought of it on the second read-through. As one would expect, I picked up a lot more symbolism, an ...more
Jul 2012
Jan 22, 2012
 
Project Orion: The True Story of the Atomic Spaceship
4.05
From the late '50s to the mid '60s a group of scientists and engineers, never numbering more than 50, and spending barely $10 million over seven years ...more
May 03, 2012
Feb 06, 2012
 
The Grand Strategy of the Roman Empire from the First Century AD to the Third
4.02
In this book, Luttwack proposes that the Roman Empire went through three distinct phases in the way it used military power, and argues that these phas ...more
Mar 2005
Dec 09, 2011
 
A Conspiracy Of Decency: The Rescue Of The Danish Jews During World War II
4.05
One of the few books which deals with the Holocaust and leaves the reader with a positive feeling about humanity. This was the highpoint of my college ...more
Mar 2006
Dec 09, 2011
 
The Bitter Man's Guide to Women
3.86
Douglas Adams is always a good time. This is short, to the point, and exactly what the title promised.
May 25, 2014
May 25, 2014
 
The Price of Admiralty: The Evolution of Naval Warfare from Trafalgar to Midway
3.99
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Mar 1997
Dec 09, 2011
 
Scipio Africanus
4.03
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Mar 2011
Dec 09, 2011
 
Sherman: Soldier, Realist, American
4.06
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Apr 2011
Dec 09, 2011
 
Pride and Prejudice
4.23
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Dec 09, 2011
 
The Accidental Guerrilla: Fighting Small Wars in the Midst of a Big One
4.01
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Dec 09, 2011
 
How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
4.34
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Dec 09, 2011
 
The Man Who Would Be King
3.76
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Dec 09, 2011
 
Strategy
4.04
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Jul 2003
Dec 09, 2011
 
Ordinary Men: Reserve Police Battalion 101 and the Final Solution in Poland
4.03
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Mar 2006
Dec 09, 2011
 
Kim
3.71
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Dec 09, 2011
 
Gentleman's Guide to Grooming and Style
4.11
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Dec 10, 2011
 
Podkayne of Mars
3.63
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Dec 09, 2011
 
Citizen of the Galaxy
3.95
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Dec 09, 2011
 
Starship Troopers
3.97
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Dec 09, 2011
 
Outliers: The Story of Success
4.07
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Dec 10, 2012
Dec 25, 2012
 
The Next Decade: What the World Will Look Like
3.79
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Sep 07, 2013
 
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
3.85
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Sep 07, 2013
 
The Joy of Cooking
4.14
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Sep 07, 2013
 
The Prince
3.74
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Dec 09, 2011
 
What If?
4.14
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Mar 20, 2015
 
Why Don't We Learn from History?
3.92
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Mar 20, 2015
 
The Generals: American Military Command from World War II to Today
4.04
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Mar 20, 2015
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