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Powell's 50 Books for 50 Years

Type: Preset list created by hipdeep

Description: From a Powells.com email: "We're celebrating Powell's 50th anniversary in our favorite way: with a curated list of 50 essential books that have seen us through the last half-century. These books explore who we've been, who we're becoming, and the better future we hope to build."

Members: 3 participating members (show all)

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1
18,396 members, 358 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: jonerthon (1), ManWithAnAgenda (3), hipdeep (15)

Score: 9.07

2
1,114 members, 39 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (2), hipdeep (4)

Score: 6.19

3
6,408 members, 188 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (7), hipdeep (7)

Score: 4.92

4
11,871 members, 118 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (8), hipdeep (10)

Score: 4.63

5
22,707 members, 446 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (1)

Score: 4

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4,847 members, 34 reviews
4.6 stars (4.6 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1)

Score: 4

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22,743 members, 501 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2)

Score: 3.36

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911 members, 43 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (3)

Score: 3.04

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1,255 members, 32 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (4)

Score: 2.83

10
10,994 members, 131 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (5)

Score: 2.68

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4,351 members, 125 reviews
4.41 stars (4.41 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (5)

Score: 2.68

12
14,810 members, 434 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (6)

Score: 2.56

13
6,892 members, 88 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (6)

Score: 2.56

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2,662 members, 58 reviews
4.41 stars (4.41 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (8)

Score: 2.38

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17,788 members, 318 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (9)

Score: 2.31

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1,327 members, 52 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (9)

Score: 2.31

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183 members, 7 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (10)

Score: 2.25

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204 members, 8 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (11)

Score: 2.2

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9,308 members, 210 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (12)

Score: 2.15

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2,599 members, 25 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (13)

Score: 2.11

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12,960 members, 365 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (14)

Score: 2.07

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49 members, 1 review
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (16)

Score: 2

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1,547 members, 84 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (17)

Score: 1.97

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1,762 members, 35 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (18)

Score: 1.94

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1,084 members, 20 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (19)

Score: 1.92

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1,800 members, 34 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (20)

Score: 1.89

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779 members, 18 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (22)

Score: 1.85

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3,188 members, 55 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (23)

Score: 1.83

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838 members, 36 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (24)

Score: 1.81

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115 members, 3 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (25)

Score: 1.79

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3,050 members, 200 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (26)

Score: 1.77

33
7,095 members, 417 reviews
4.48 stars (4.48 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (27)

Score: 1.76

34
5,845 members, 190 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (28)

Score: 1.74

35
11,300 members, 243 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (29)

Score: 1.72

36
2,589 members, 72 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (30)

Score: 1.71

37
937 members, 44 reviews
4.56 stars (4.56 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (31)

Score: 1.7

38
7,489 members, 225 reviews
4.54 stars (4.54 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (32)

Score: 1.68

39
188 members, 7 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (33)

Score: 1.67

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2,726 members, 49 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (34)

Score: 1.66

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743 members, 38 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (35)

Score: 1.65

42
2,307 members, 103 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (36)

Score: 1.63

43
874 members, 22 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (37)

Score: 1.62

44
542 members, 31 reviews
4.6 stars (4.6 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (38)

Score: 1.61

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5,835 members, 135 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (39)

Score: 1.6

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4,773 members, 238 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (40)

Score: 1.59

47
539 members, 26 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (41)

Score: 1.58

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288 members, 19 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (42)

Score: 1.57

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12,887 members, 231 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (43)

Score: 1.56

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1,644 members, 17 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (44)

Score: 1.55

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About this list

Started by: hipdeep (June 2021)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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