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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: 188 participating members (show all)

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18,190 members, 324 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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11,140 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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17,049 members, 167 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)
33
18,651 members, 161 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)
35
11,061 members, 159 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
36
9,898 members, 152 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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8,525 members, 88 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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4,431 members, 274 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)
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5,535 members, 27 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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4,492 members, 62 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)
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10,252 members, 169 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)
51
8,149 members, 171 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)
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6,150 members, 99 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)
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4,675 members, 91 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)
69
3,490 members, 48 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)
72
2,329 members, 110 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)
77
15,379 members, 99 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
78
11,734 members, 150 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
80
6,761 members, 139 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)
81
4,032 members, 22 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)
82
3,281 members, 185 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)
86
1,796 members, 9 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
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4,970 members, 243 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)
90
4,067 members, 88 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: jfein, kageeh, SylviaC, leonja, gypsysmom

Thumbs down: jochenB

Score: 4

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3,423 members, 162 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: jfein, rozymary, dara85, cataloga

Score: 4

93
3,293 members, 48 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: jfein, dmartin1186, leonja, ahef1963

Score: 4

96
2,676 members, 35 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 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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1,490 members, 88 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)
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Started by: _Zoe_ (January 2012)

Type: Unnumbered

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