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Fearless on Everest: The Quest for Sandy Irvine
4.00
it was ok
Decent biography of the "other" guy who died on Everest with George "Because it's there" Mallory. Summers is a descendant which makes it a bit intimat ...more
Apr 24, 2012
Apr 25, 2012
 
Istanbul: Memories and the City
3.77
really liked it
My first introduction to Pamuk, and by far the best introduction to Istanbul I could have hoped for before visiting there in January of 2009.
Jan 2009
Jun 18, 2012
 
Indiscretion
3.63
it was amazing
Amazing first novel by an amazing good friend.
Feb 12, 2013
Feb 12, 2013
 
The Fall of Constantinople 1453
4.28
really liked it


Excellent and lucid account of the fall of the longest-lived empire in the history of civilization by the master of medieval history.
Jun 18, 2012
May 25, 2012
 
Count Belisarius
4.02
liked it
Pleasant discovery by the author of I, Claudius and one of my favorite memoirs, Goodbye to All That. A rare historical novel set in 6th Century Consta ...more
Mar 2012
Jun 12, 2012
 
Ball Four
3.99
liked it
meh ... supposedly a classic but not really
Feb 13, 2013
May 17, 2012
 
The Civil War: A Narrative
4.54
it was amazing
pure literature
not set
May 01, 2012
 
Underworld
3.92
really liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
 
In Our Time
3.80
liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
 
The Normans in Sicily: The Normans in the South 1016-1130 and the Kingdom in the Sun 1130-1194
4.32
really liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
 
The Sportswriter
3.70
really liked it
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May 04, 2012
 
The Black Dahlia (L.A. Quartet, #1)
3.75
really liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
 
A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age
3.86
really liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
 
The Cold Six Thousand (Underworld USA #2)
3.99
really liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
 
Second Skin
3.84
it was amazing
None
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May 04, 2012
 
The Elements Of Style (Original Edition)
4.19
it was amazing
None
not set
Jun 20, 2012
 
American Tabloid (Underworld USA, #1)
4.21
it was amazing
None
not set
May 04, 2012
 
Of Mice and Men
3.84
really liked it
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May 04, 2012
 
God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater
3.94
liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
 
Fight Club
4.20
really liked it
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May 04, 2012
 
The Old Man and the Sea
3.73
it was amazing
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May 04, 2012
 
The Best American Short Stories of the Century
4.13
really liked it
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May 04, 2012
 
The Necklace and Other Short Stories
3.94
liked it
None
not set
May 04, 2012
 
Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad
4.21
liked it
None
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Jun 19, 2012
 
Geronimo Rex
3.98
it was amazing
None
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Apr 25, 2012
 
Brown's Requiem
3.48
liked it
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May 04, 2012
 
K2, The Savage Mountain: The Classic True Story of Disaster and Survival on the World's Second Highest Mountain
4.03
really liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
 
The Last Step: The American Ascent of K2
4.11
liked it
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May 04, 2012
 
K2: Triumph and Tragedy
3.97
liked it
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May 04, 2012
 
Water Music
4.16
really liked it
None
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May 04, 2012
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