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Albert Michelson's Harmonic Analyzer: A Visual Tour of a Nineteenth Century Machine That Performs Fourier Analysis
5.00
Albert Michelson's Harmonic Analyzer is an amazing and ingenious piece of engineering and math. Bill Hammack, Steve Kranz, and Bruce Carpenter’s descr ...more
Oct 09, 2014
Oct 31, 2014
 
Society Without God: What the Least Religious Nations Can Tell Us about Contentment
3.96
Suffers a bit, I think, from confirmation bias. He seems to desperately want to make the point that society is better without god, not to necessarily ...more
Jul 03, 2012
May 10, 2012
 
The Faiths of the Founding Fathers
3.79
Interesting book that seems well researched and cited. My only issue is that the author seemed desperate to place all the major characters into the De ...more
Nov 05, 2012
May 10, 2012
 
George F. Kennan: An American Life
4.09
People have said that this book to openly admired Kennan without being critical when it was justified. This seems to me an unfair assessment. Gaddis c ...more
Jun 23, 2012
May 10, 2012
 
Five Chiefs: A Supreme Court Memoir
3.42
Interesting but a little tough to digest in places, probably very interesting if you have a background in Con. Law.
Jul 29, 2012
Jul 03, 2012
 
The Wordy Shipmates
3.64
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May 10, 2012
 
Murder on a Kibbutz (Michael Ohayon, #3)
3.56
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May 10, 2012
 
The World Without Us
3.79
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May 10, 2012
 
Your Face Tomorrow, Vol. 1: Fever and Spear
4.02
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May 10, 2012
 
Letter to a Christian Nation
4.04
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May 10, 2012
 
Rounding the Mark (Inspector Montalbano, #7)
4.03
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May 10, 2012
 
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
4.04
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May 10, 2012
 
The Day of the Owl
3.82
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May 10, 2012
 
John Adams
4.10
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May 10, 2012
 
Grant: Memoirs and Selected Letters (Library of America #50)
4.28
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May 10, 2012
 
Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae
4.38
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May 10, 2012
 
Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism
4.09
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May 10, 2012
 
The Picture of Dorian Gray
4.02
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May 10, 2012
 
The Naked and the Dead
3.92
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May 10, 2012
 
Dirty Snow
3.96
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May 10, 2012
 
Beowulf: A New Verse Translation
3.38
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May 10, 2012
 
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
4.05
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May 10, 2012
 
Dead Horsemeat
3.67
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May 10, 2012
 
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
4.16
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May 10, 2012
 
The Iliad
3.78
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May 10, 2012
 
The Odyssey
3.68
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May 10, 2012
 
1776
4.06
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May 10, 2012
 
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America
3.97
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May 10, 2012
 
Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire
4.05
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May 14, 2012
 
The German Mujahid
3.76
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May 10, 2012
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