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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: 187 participating members (show all)

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18,266 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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17,168 members, 170 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)
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11,201 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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13,749 members, 409 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)
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18,828 members, 164 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)
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11,063 members, 159 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
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4,458 members, 277 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)
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9,934 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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8,573 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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5,575 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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10,320 members, 169 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)
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8,179 members, 172 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)
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6,244 members, 100 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)
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4,646 members, 92 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)
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3,514 members, 50 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)
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2,362 members, 112 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)
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15,533 members, 103 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
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11,794 members, 152 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)
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6,798 members, 139 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)
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3,268 members, 184 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)
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1,806 members, 9 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
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1,681 members, 97 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)
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4,981 members, 244 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)
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4,079 members, 88 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: jfein, kageeh, SylviaC, leonja, gypsysmom

Thumbs down: jochenB

Score: 4

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4,058 members, 22 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: lewbs, MaskedMumbler, smcwl, Bretzky1

Score: 4

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3,311 members, 48 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: jfein, dmartin1186, leonja, ahef1963

Score: 4

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2,710 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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1,417 members, 22 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
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Started by: _Zoe_ (January 2012)

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