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George Washington, Spymaster: How the Americans Outspied the British and Won the Revolutionary War
3.73
it was ok
While this book had a cool premise and lots of great resources I felt it was dry, too brief, and confusing as a result. I am all about the spy world a ...more
Apr 24, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
 
The Protest Singer: An Intimate Portrait of Pete Seeger
3.85
liked it
Though I found the subject matter very interesting, the format of the book proved to be a bit confusing. Wilkinson doesn't divide the book into chapte ...more
Nov 17, 2009
Jul 02, 2009
 
This Land Was Made for You and Me: The Life and  Songs of Woody Guthrie
3.98
it was amazing
This book kicks butt. It's a nonfiction book aimed at juvenile readers. I guess. It was in that section of the library and yet I believe it's appealin ...more
Jan 2007
Jun 28, 2008
 
How to Hepburn: Lessons on Living from Kate the Great
3.30
liked it
How to Hepburn was a fun read. Its premise seems to be a "how to" guide on how to live like the late great Kate. However it's much more a biography th ...more
Apr 08, 2008
Apr 12, 2008
 
White Heat: The Friendship of Emily Dickinson and Thomas Wentworth Higginson
3.96
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Apr 06, 2009
 
For Your Eyes Only: Ian Fleming and James Bond
3.79
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May 28, 2008
 
Failure is Impossible: Susan B. Anthony in Her Own Words
4.12
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Jul 06, 2008
 
Gonzo: The Life of Hunter S. Thompson
4.07
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Jul 07, 2008
 
The Beatles Anthology
4.38
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Jul 07, 2008
 
The Beatles: The Biography
4.14
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Jul 08, 2008
 
A Summer of Hummingbirds: Love, Art, and Scandal in the Intersecting Worlds of Emily Dickinson, Mark Twain , Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Martin Johnson Heade
3.47
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Oct 14, 2008
 
Sedaris
2.49
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Jun 05, 2008
 
Mary Poppins She Wrote: The Life of P. L. Travers
2.92
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Apr 30, 2008
 
Mockingbird: A Portrait of Harper Lee, from Childhood to Go Set a Watchman
3.96
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Apr 30, 2008
 
The Trouble Begins at 8: A Life of Mark Twain in the Wild, Wild West
3.78
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Jul 15, 2009
 
Thunderstruck
3.67
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Sep 12, 2009
Jul 29, 2009
 
Charles Dickens: His Tragedy and Triumph
4.33
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Aug 08, 2009
 
Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers, Artists and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution
4.06
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Aug 08, 2009
 
Behind Rebel Lines
3.70
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Nov 25, 2009
Nov 20, 2009
 
Charles and Emma: The Darwins' Leap of Faith
3.68
liked it
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Jul 14, 2016
Jan 17, 2010
 
Sir Charlie: Chaplin, the Funniest Man in the World
3.64
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Jul 24, 2010
 
My Autobiography
4.20
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Jul 24, 2010
 
Escape!: The Story of the Great Houdini
3.58
really liked it
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Dec 24, 2010
Dec 24, 2010
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