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Non-Fiction Worth Reading

Description: Obviously different people have different ideas of what makes a book worth reading. But for you personally, was it worth the time it took to read?

Members: 182 participating members (show all)

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18,277 members, 325 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

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lorax (12): An error-ridden mess complete with random gratuitous homophobia. Read it for the biographies, but don't believe the science if you didn't already know it (and maybe not even then, if you believe that glass flows.)… (more)

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17,177 members, 170 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)
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11,210 members, 113 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

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leonja (5): One of the most important contributions made to date concerning the study of US History.

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13,757 members, 409 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)
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18,836 members, 164 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)
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11,066 members, 160 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
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4,460 members, 277 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)
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9,944 members, 153 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

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questbird (7): Environmental causes of the collapse of civilisations: a warning to us

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8,577 members, 89 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

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questbird (9): We are temporary hosts for our ancient immortal genes

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5,576 members, 28 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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questbird (3): How a nature lover can live in modern society

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4,524 members, 62 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)
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10,325 members, 169 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)
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8,181 members, 172 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)
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6,251 members, 100 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)
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4,648 members, 92 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)
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3,515 members, 51 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)
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2,363 members, 112 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)
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15,529 members, 103 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
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11,795 members, 152 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)
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6,798 members, 139 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)
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3,272 members, 184 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)
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1,810 members, 9 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
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1,682 members, 97 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)
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4,982 members, 244 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)
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4,084 members, 88 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: jfein, kageeh, SylviaC, leonja, gypsysmom

Thumbs down: jochenB

Score: 4

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4,061 members, 22 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: lewbs, MaskedMumbler, smcwl, Bretzky1

Score: 4

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3,315 members, 48 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: jfein, dmartin1186, leonja, ahef1963

Score: 4

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2,711 members, 34 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

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leonja (17): Inspired me to pursue thoughts about developing and implementing literacy programs in other parts of Latin America. Literacy empowers all people of a nation to participate in the electoral/political/representational of government.… (more)

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1,464 members, 69 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)
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1,418 members, 22 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
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Started by: _Zoe_ (January 2012)

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