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On Point: A Rifleman's Year in the Boonies: Vietnam 1967-1968
4.05
liked it
None
Oct 2010
Oct 07, 2010
 
Beginner's Guide to Gardening
3.08
it was ok
Thorough but basic.
Jan 2010
May 10, 2010
 
Microsoft® Windows® XP Plain & Simple
3.67
liked it
Always helpful for me!
Jan 2009
Sep 08, 2010
 
FoxTrot en masse
4.27
liked it
FoxTrot en masse by Bill Amend (Andrews McMeel 1992) (741.5973) is an early collection of more Fox family hilarity. My rating: 7/10, finished 11/5/11.
Nov 05, 2011
Nov 06, 2011
 
Peonies
3.00
liked it
Peonies by Pamela McGeorge (Firefly Books 2006)(635.93362) was an interesting read but not detail oriented. My rating: 5/10, finished 4/26/11.
Apr 26, 2011
Apr 27, 2011
 
Bulbs for All Seasons
3.67
liked it
Bulbs For All Seasons by Pierre Gingras (Firefly Books 2001) (635.94). This is a good reference manual for bulbs. My rating 7/10, finished 2005.
Jan 2005
Feb 04, 2010
 
Back Home
4.09
liked it
Back Home by Bill Mauldin (W. Sloane Assoc. 1947)(917.3). Post-WWII cartoons by the legendary military cartoonist. My rating: 7/10, finished 1983.
Jan 1983
Feb 03, 2010
 
Birds Of The World
3.00
liked it
Birds of the World in Color by Hans Hvass (E.P. Dutton 1963)(598). Lists and drawings of the world's bird species. My rating: 6/10, finished 2010.
Jan 2010
Feb 04, 2010
 
Garden Problem Solver
3.17
it was ok
Garden Problem Solver by Rosemary Ward (Mitchell Beazley 2012)(635)would only be useful to a beginning gardener. My rating: 3/10, finished 7/24/13.
Jan 2013
Jul 28, 2013
 
Gardening 1-2-3
3.26
liked it
Gardening 1-2-3 by Home Depot (Home Depot 2006) (635.0). This is a thorough guide for the beginning gardener. My rating: 7/10, finished 2007.
Jan 2007
Feb 23, 2010
 
Recycled Doonesbury
4.12
liked it
Recycled Doonesbury by G.B. Trudeau (Andrews McMeel Publishing 1990) (741.5073). This is Doonesbury's take on the late 1980's. My rating: 7/10, finish ...more
Jan 1991
Feb 05, 2010
 
Big Dog Breeds
4.23
liked it
Big Dog Breeds by Dan Rice (Barron's Educational Series 2001)(636.7). Reviews of over forty of the biggest dog species. My rating: 7/10, finished 200 ...more
Jan 2005
Feb 04, 2010
 
The Beatles: An Oral History
3.92
it was ok
The Beatles: An Oral History by David Pritchard (Hyperion 1998) (780.92). The biography-lite of the Beatles. Snore. My rating: 4/10, finished 9/1/2010 ...more
Sep 2010
Nov 03, 2010
 
Up Front
4.40
liked it
Up Front by Bill Mauldin (Henry Holt & Co. 1944) (940.54). This is a collection of cartoons from America's premier WWII cartoonist. My rating: 7/1 ...more
Jan 2003
Feb 05, 2010
 
A Celebration of Rare Breeds
4.00
liked it
A Celebration of Rare Breeds by Cathy J. Flamholtz (OTR Publications 1986)(636.7). A book about the rarest of the rare dog breeds. My rating: 7/10, fi ...more
Jan 2005
Feb 04, 2010
 
Crackpot: The Obsessions of John Waters
4.20
liked it
Crackpot: The Obsessions of John Waters by John Waters (MacMillan 1983)(818.0) features a series of essays by the great man himself. My rating: 7/10, ...more
Jan 2005
Jun 27, 2010
 
Crockett's Flower Garden
4.22
liked it
Crockett's Flower Garden by James Underwood Crockett (Little, Brown 1981)(635.9). Flower garden advice from a noted plantsman. My rating: 7/10, finis ...more
Jan 2004
Feb 04, 2010
 
How to Attract Hummingbirds & Butterflies
3.00
it was ok
How to Attract Hummingbirds & Butterflies by Matthew Tekulsky (Ortho Books 1991) (635+/-). This is a standard Ortho “How To” book. My rating: 7/10 ...more
Sep 2010
Aug 31, 2010
 
Camp FoxTrot
4.22
liked it
Camp Foxtrot by Bill Amend (Andrews McMeel Publishing LLC 1998) (741.5973) is a big collection of more Fox family hilarity. My rating: 6.5/10, finishe ...more
Nov 04, 2011
Nov 06, 2011
 
Time Flies
3.58
liked it
Time Flies by Bill Cosby (Doubleday 1987) (818.0). Bill Cosby finds humor in aging, and he beats the reader over the head with it. My rating: 7/10, fi ...more
Jan 2000
Feb 05, 2010
 
Crack of Noon (Zits Treasury, #5)
4.29
liked it
A Zits Treasury 05: The Crack of Noon by Jerry Scott and Jim Borgman (Andrews McMeel Publishing 2006) (741.56973) is hilarious too! My rating: 7/10, f ...more
Apr 05, 2011
Apr 04, 2011
 
Doonesbury Deluxe: Selected Glances Askance
4.09
liked it
Doonesbury Deluxe: Selected Glances Askance by G.B. Trudeau (Henry Holt & Co. 1987)(741.9573). Trudeau sends up America in the 1980's. My rating: ...more
Jan 1988
Jul 26, 2014
 
Bringing a Garden to Life
4.09
liked it
Bringing A Garden to Life by Carol Williams (Bantam 1998) (712.6+/-). This is just another book about garden design and rejuvenation. My rating: 7/10, ...more
Jan 2007
May 10, 2010
 
The Outer Banks
3.53
liked it
The Outer Banks by Anthony Bailey (Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1989)(917.56). A traveler samples the Outer Banks and then writes about it. My rating: ...more
Jan 2001
Feb 05, 2010
 
People with Dirty Hands: The Passion for Gardening
4.12
did not like it
People With Dirty Hands: The Passion For Gardening by Robin Chotzinoff (MacMillan 1996)(635.0922) is a series of gardening essays. My rating: 2/10, fi ...more
Mar 28, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
Down  Dirty: 43 Fun  Funky First-time Projects  Activities to Get You Gardening
3.51
it was ok
Down & Dirty: 43 Fun & Funky First-Time Projects & Activities to Get You Gardening by Ellen Zachos (Storey Publishing 2007)(635). Meehh. M ...more
Jan 2008
Feb 04, 2010
 
FoxTrot the Works
4.26
liked it
FoxTrot: The Works by Bill Amend (Andrews and McMeel 1990)(741.5973) appears to be the first collection in the series. Very funny! My rating: 6/10, fi ...more
Oct 21, 2011
Oct 21, 2011
 
Stories from Home
4.24
liked it
Stories From Home by Jerry Clower (University Press of Mississippi 1992) (813.54) is a good collection of old Jerry Clower tales. My rating: 6/10, fin ...more
Jun 26, 2012
Jun 27, 2012
 
Crockett's Victory Garden
4.40
liked it
Crockett's Victory Garden by James Underwood Crockett (Little, Brown 1977)(635.0). Vegetable gardening advice from a noted plantsman. My rating: 7/10 ...more
Jan 2003
Feb 04, 2010
 
The Pitiful Gardener's Handbook
3.30
liked it
The Pitiful Gardener's Handbook by Connie Eden and Tracey Cheney (Jasi Books 1999) (635.9). This is a true beginner's guide to gardening. My rating: 7 ...more
Jan 2004
Feb 05, 2010
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