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American Colonies by Alan Taylor
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Nature's Metropolis by William Cronon
" So I have this short list of books that I plan on reading when I go to certain places, like how I read "Centennial" when I went to Colorado, I'm going to read Michener's "Texas" when I go to Texas someday, and I'm going to read that book "The Fata... " Read more of this review »
Nature's Metropolis by William Cronon
" I've been really into economic histories lately, and this analysis of Chicago's development and its relationship to the Midwest it came to dominate was both staggeringly detailed and elegantly well-written. On the highest level, this is sort of a... " Read more of this review »
Nature's Metropolis by William Cronon
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very detailed, well written but way too ambitious!
Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper by Robert Bryce
" For full disclosure, I fall firmly into the camp against which the thesis of this book is firmly opposed; that is, I am pessimistic about the future of our high energy, high consumption society. When I picked up this book, I did not truly expect i... " Read more of this review »
Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper by Robert Bryce
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Simply put this author is a pawn on the rich oil, gas, and nuke companies. He stated that we should get ready for the coming climate crisis by fortifying our cities. This would include the estimated
$20,000,000,000 flood gate to protect Manhattan Isla...more
Baby's Got the Blues by Carol Diggory Shields
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Storm Front by John Sandford
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2012 Reading Challenge
Michael Kearney
Michael Kearney has completed his goal of reading 36 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Michael Kearney has completed his goal of reading 55 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
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