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Lone Star: A History of Texas and the Texans
4.22
it was amazing
Enjoyed the book thoroughly. Great way to quench my sudden thirst for Texas history and general interest in US history.

Author brings together global
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Sep 27, 2018
Apr 30, 2017
 
The Back of the Napkin: Solving Problems and Selling Ideas with Pictures
3.94
it was amazing
The rare kind of insanely useful books.

I can't think of a person that shouldn't learn the great skill of explaining with pictures from it. Not learn,
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May 07, 2015
Oct 09, 2013
 
A People's History of the United States
4.08
it was amazing
An exceptional read containing a wealth of reason, self-critique, reference and details you'd never get to discover on your own.

A must read. Teaches
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Apr 04, 2016
Dec 18, 2015
 
О детском рисовании
4.57
it was amazing
Очень интересно не только тем, у кого есть дети, но и людям интересующимся искусством, историей человеческой цивилизации. Да и тем, кто пытается ...more
Feb 23, 2017
Feb 23, 2017
 
The Culture Map (INTL ED): Decoding How People Think, Lead, and Get Things Done Across Cultures
4.36
it was amazing
Great book with a ton of examples. Many match my experience interacting with various cultures in business context. So expect practical advice.

Also
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Aug 27, 2019
Jan 10, 2019
 
Undercover User Experience Design: Learn How to Do Great UX Work with Tiny Budgets, No Time, and Limited Support
4.01
really liked it
‘Undercover User Experience Design’ by Cennydd Bowles and James Box is a great thorough starter manual for a broad audience of junior to regular UX ...more
Mar 26, 2013
Mar 28, 2013
 
Practical Design Discovery
4.08
it was amazing
Great comprehensive volume on Discovery, as a phase, and as a mindset. Essential to any designer, reads easy, has tons of advice, puts things in ...more
Dec 16, 2018
Dec 16, 2018
 
Research Based Web Design & Usability Guidelines
3.58
liked it
Good starting manual for everyone in web design industry.
not set
Apr 16, 2013
 
Within the Frame: The Journey of Photographic Vision
4.16
it was amazing


It's an easy and joyful read. The most important thing it did for me was removing some fears I had and made me sure about a few things in
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Aug 2012
Aug 15, 2012
 
A Pocket Guide to the Craft of Words, Part 2 - Microcopy
3.77
really liked it
A good little piece of reading that will freshen up your respect for microcopy with some finely selected examples.

One sitting read that manages to
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Mar 27, 2015
Mar 27, 2015
 
Чевенгур
4.23
it was amazing
Важная книга о людях, природе, истории революции, быте тех годов, смыслах жизни, глупости, доброте и всем сущем. Написана очень интересно, ...more
Mar 10, 2016
Mar 10, 2016
 
The Invincible
4.17
liked it
Expected Lem to develop deeper characters and overall deeper narrative.

Ended up feeling more like a basic action movie.

Don't think I want to read into
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Dec 20, 2016
Dec 20, 2016
 
Destination Void
3.60
really liked it
Interesting read rising many philosophical questions about what makes us conscious.. Great cliffhanger ending and a lot of unexpected plot turns too.
Feb 02, 2011
Feb 02, 2011
 
А только что небо было голубое. Тексты об искусстве
3.85
it was amazing
Прекрасный сборник критических статей о почитаемых автором писателях и художниках, преимущественно немецкого происхождения.

Информирует и вдохновляет.
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Oct 10, 2019
Sep 08, 2019
 
Intimacy
3.82
liked it
Рассказ, в котором женщина выбирает между жалостливой любовью и сексом то, что ей важнее.
Feb 29, 2016
Feb 29, 2016
 
La Voie royale
3.27
liked it
Not finishing, half way through. The author just failed to excite.
not set
Apr 14, 2016
 
Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability
4.25
it was amazing
If I could suggest you only one book on design, it'd be this one.
Jun 03, 2011
Jun 03, 2011
 
Светопреставление
4.18
liked it
В детстве показалась пугающей и значительно интереснее :)
Sep 25, 2015
Sep 26, 2015
 
Unterland
3.76
it was amazing
One of the most impressive books from my childhood. Also wondering, how it would read now. Will surely re-read.
not set
Sep 09, 2017
 
Whale Hunting With Global Accounts: Four Critical Sales Strategies to Win Global Customers
3.89
it was amazing
Solid advice, backed by powerful voices

Interesting for anyone taking part in sales process as well as working on a project and seeking ways to extend
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Nov 29, 2016
Nov 03, 2016
 
Das Usability-Prinzip. Wege zur benutzerfreundlichen Website
4.00
really liked it
I guess that's where I started...
Jan 2006
Oct 18, 2013
 
Down and Out in Paris and London
4.11
really liked it
Not an easy read, but an important account on how people become extremely poor, homeless, desperate, and unable to recover.

Will make the reader
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Nov 03, 2019
Oct 12, 2019
 
Responsive Web Design
4.13
it was amazing
Very relevant, very practical, full of jokes I loved and insights I was looking for so much.

Don't let the code pieces used in the book scare you off.
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Oct 08, 2013
Oct 03, 2013
 
You're My Favorite Client
4.25
it was amazing
If you don't like Mike's advice, you're doing it wrong.
Jun 23, 2016
Jun 08, 2016
 
Future Ethics
4.43
it was amazing
Book feels like a good conversation with a wise, knowledgeable friend who’ll lay out all the information on the subject of ethics in technology in a ...more
Jan 12, 2019
Oct 20, 2018
 
The Challenger Sale: Taking Control of the Customer Conversation
3.96
it was amazing
“Challenge your customer, teach your customer and make clients. Lead to your solution, not lead with it.”

Great insights and solid framework for what
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Dec 24, 2017
Nov 09, 2017
 
Search Patterns: Design for Discovery
3.87
liked it
Just like the title suggests, this book is a collection of patterns. Authors give little practical advice on when to use this or that one, sticking ...more
not set
Apr 16, 2013
 
Running Lean: Iterate from Plan A to a Plan That Works
4.03
really liked it
Great practical manual for startups and a useful trigger to make things happen in larger and slower enterprise environment.
Mar 02, 2013
Jan 17, 2013
 
The Mobile Frontier: A Guide for Designing Mobile Experiences
3.76
liked it
The book doesn't look as far into the future as I expected, yet provides many building blocks and tools for creating a better mobile user experience ...more
not set
Apr 16, 2013
 
Designing Social Interfaces
3.89
it was ok
This book is more of a catalogue of patterns way too familiar to anyone in the industry. I didn't really see much value in it. Could be written by ...more
not set
Apr 16, 2013
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