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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: 186 participating members (show all)

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17,873 members, 319 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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10,934 members, 113 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 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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16,570 members, 161 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)
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18,151 members, 160 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)
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9,730 members, 147 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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8,368 members, 86 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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4,326 members, 267 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)
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4,368 members, 63 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
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10,019 members, 167 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)
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5,561 members, 26 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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

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5,932 members, 97 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)
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4,534 members, 90 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)
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3,410 members, 46 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)
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6,650 members, 135 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)
80
3,915 members, 21 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
81
3,200 members, 184 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)
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1,752 members, 9 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
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14,939 members, 94 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: roby72, mspixieears, smasler, TwinDaddy, cej1027

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 4

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4,492 members, 216 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
90
3,975 members, 85 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: jfein, kageeh, SylviaC, leonja, gypsysmom

Thumbs down: jochenB

Score: 4

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3,846 members, 131 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)
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3,352 members, 159 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: jfein, rozymary, dara85, cataloga

Score: 4

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3,182 members, 46 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: jfein, dmartin1186, leonja, ahef1963

Score: 4

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Started by: _Zoe_ (January 2012)

Type: Unnumbered

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