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Paula.
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Dec 28, 2008
 
The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream
3.70
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Dec 28, 2008
 
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character
4.29
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Dec 29, 2008
 
What Do You Care What Other People Think?
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Dec 29, 2008
 
Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson
4.40
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Mar 04, 2015
 
Lincoln
4.19
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Dec 29, 2008
 
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
4.29
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Dec 30, 2008
 
Half Broke Horses
4.05
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Oct 18, 2013
 
With Malice Toward None: A Biography of Abraham Lincoln
4.21
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Dec 31, 2008
 
Angela's Ashes
4.08
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Jan 01, 2009
 
All Rivers Run to the Sea
4.14
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Jan 03, 2009
 
Infidel
4.20
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Jan 03, 2009
 
Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
3.96
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May 23, 2010
 
My Life
3.72
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Mar 17, 2009
 
Living History
3.75
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Mar 17, 2009
 
Martín & Meditations on the South Valley
4.23
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Oct 11, 2009
 
Chief Joseph  the Flight of the Nez Perce: The Untold Story of an American Tragedy
4.23
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May 03, 2009
 
Crazy Horse: A Lakota Life
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May 03, 2009
 
Jesus Land: A Memoir
3.96
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Oct 17, 2009
 
A Woman in Charge: The Life of Hillary Rodham Clinton
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Mar 17, 2009
 
Before Night Falls
4.16
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Reynaldo Arenas is an amazing writer and if you can get past his anger, you can appreciate that he may well have been one of the greats. I did find hi ...more
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Oct 01, 2009
 
The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier's Education
4.02
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When I saw the title of this book, I knew I wanted to read it. It is a line from my favorite poem entitled, "If" - written by the English poet, Rudyar ...more
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May 03, 2009
 
The Lost Boy (Dave Pelzer #2)
4.08
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Dave Pelzer's The Lost Boy is a difficult story about an abused boy who enters foster care and eventually develops a semblance of normalcy over time. ...more
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Oct 17, 2009
 
My Invented Country: A Memoir
3.82
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My Invented Country offers an insider's perspective about Chile that is as intimate as it is real. I have read some of the criticisms about Allende's ...more
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Oct 08, 2009
 
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
4.15
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This is a compelling story of ambition, intrigue, jealousy and the attendant devastation visited upon J. Robert Oppenheimer ('JRO' aka 'Oppie') - whos ...more
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Feb 22, 2009
 
American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House
3.77
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I approached this book with some reservation because I was already aware of President Jackson's history regarding treatment of Native Americans and hi
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Oct 21, 2009
Dec 31, 2008
 
Einstein: His Life and Universe
4.08
it was amazing
I read this book a couple of years ago and just didn't like it at all. Re-reading it has caused Walter Isaacson to grow on me, immensely.

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Dec 29, 2008
 
Life
3.84
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Aside from the drug and well-preserved jokes about Rolling Stones guitarist Kieth Richards, I never knew anything about Kieth Richards. And while this ...more
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Nov 14, 2014
 
The John Wooden Pyramid of Success: The Authorized Biography, Philosophy and Ultimate Guide to Life, Leadership, Friendship and Love of the Greatest Coach in the History of Sports
4.29
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I picked this book up shortly after Coach Wooden died. I agonized over which book to pick up and settled on this one. It turned out to be not such a g ...more
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Jul 04, 2011
 
The Man Called CASH: The Life, Love and Faith of an American Legend
3.95
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I read recently that i am a 'Digital Immigrant". Not having been born among the generation that has never known a world without computers, smart phone ...more
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Feb 04, 2014
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