Controversial Books for BrandonVanNess

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Title
1.119 3.89 Flying Fortress by Edward Jablonski
1.068 3.43 RN: The Memoirs of Richard Nixon by Richard Nixon
1.019 4.16 Marine! by Burke Davis
1.002 3.41 Pearl Harbor: A Novel of December 8th by Newt Gingrich
0.998 3.62 Midway by Mitsuo Fuchida
0.986 3.53 The Ultra Secret by F. W. Winterbotham
0.985 3.81 The Thin Red Line by James Jones
0.977 4.07 The Nazi Doctors: Medical Killing and the Psychology of Genocide by Robert Jay Lifton
0.975 3.92 Mister Roberts by Thomas Heggen
0.96 3.68 Flights Of Passage: Reflections Of A World War II Aviator by Samuel Hynes
0.958 3.83 The Collapse of the Third Republic: An Inquiry into the Fall of France in 1940 by William L. Shirer
0.956 3.68 The Bridges at Toko-ri by James A. Michener
0.922 3.75 The Road to Arnhem: A Screaming Eagle in Holland by Donald R. Burgett
0.92 4.04 War as I Knew It by George S. Patton
0.916 4.11 Brave Men by Ernie Pyle
0.909 3.85 Duty: A Father, His Son, And The Man Who Won The War by Bob Greene
0.906 3.29 Star Trek Generations by J. M. Dillard
0.888 4.14 Here Is Your War by Ernie Pyle
0.884 4.13 The War Against the Jews: 1933-1945 by Lucy S. Dawidowicz
0.883 4.04 Decision in Normandy by Carlo D'Este
0.88 3.61 The Bridge Over the River Kwai: A Novel by Pierre Boulle
0.879 3.69 The White Rabbit by Bruce Marshall
0.878 3.77 Bloody Crimes: The Funeral of Abraham Lincoln and the Chase for Jefferson Davis by James L. Swanson
0.878 3.94 Reach for the Sky by Paul Brickhill
0.869 3.94 The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History by John M. Barry
0.868 3.74 The Destroyers by Douglas Reeman
0.867 3.66 Grant Comes East by Newt Gingrich
0.862 3.98 The Great Escape by Paul Brickhill
0.858 3.73 Lonely Vigil: Coastwatchers of the Solomons by Walter Lord
0.855 3.91 Deke!: An Autobiography by Donald K. Slayton
0.853 4.01 From Here to Eternity by James Jones
0.844 3.98 Americans at War by Stephen E. Ambrose
0.842 3.76 Fighter Boys: Saving Britain 1940 by Patrick Bishop
0.838 4.27 War and Remembrance by Herman Wouk
0.833 4.09 American Caesar: Douglas MacArthur 1880 - 1964 by William Manchester
0.83 4.03 Iron Coffins by Herbert A. Werner
0.83 3.51 Sink the Bismarck! by C. S. Forester
0.829 4.17 The Big Show by Pierre Clostermann
0.826 3.8 With Wings Like Eagles: A History of the Battle of Britain by Michael Korda
0.825 4.09 Company Commander by Charles B. MacDonald
0.823 4.01 Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power by Jon Meacham
0.82 4.11 The Rape of Nanking: The Forgotten Holocaust of World War II by Iris Chang
0.818 3.89 Currahee!: A Screaming Eagle at Normandy by Donald R. Burgett
0.817 4.14 The Longest Day: The Classic Epic of D-Day by Cornelius Ryan
0.811 4.13 Hiroshima by John Hersey
0.805 4.12 D-Day June 6 1944: the Climatic Battle of World War II by Stephen E. Ambrose
0.798 4.03 Wing Leader by J. E. Johnson
0.797 3.63 The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24s Over Germany 1944-45 by Stephen E. Ambrose
0.796 3.67 Whistle by James Jones
0.793 4.23 Up Front by Bill Mauldin
0.792 4.04 Lindbergh by A. Scott Berg
0.779 3.75 Panzer Battles: A Study of the Employment of Armor in the Second World War by F. W. Mellenthin
0.772 4.05 Citizen Soldiers: The U. S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany by Stephen E. Ambrose
0.77 3.9 The Young Lions by Irwin Shaw
0.768 4 The Blond Knight of Germany by Raymond F. Toliver
0.762 4 The First and the Last by Adolf Galland
0.756 4.03 Patton: Ordeal and Triumph by Ladislas Farago
0.75 4.29 The Forgotten Soldier by Guy Sajer
0.745 4 We Die Alone: A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance by David Howarth
0.743 3.9 Pegasus Bridge: June 6, 1944 by Stephen E. Ambrose
0.733 3.8 The Bridge at Remagen by Ken Hechler
0.732 4.46 The Making of the Atomic Bomb by Richard Rhodes
0.729 3.86 The Last 100 Days: The Tumultuous and Controversial Story of the Final Days of World War II in Europe by John Toland
0.721 4.2 The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
0.715 3.76 The Phantom Major: The Story of David Stirling and the SAS Regiment by Virginia Cowles
0.713 3.83 First Into Nagasaki: The Censored Eyewitness Dispatches on Post-Atomic Japan and Its Prisoners of War by George Weller
0.707 4.13 Fierce Patriot: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman by Robert L. O'Connell
0.705 4.16 Citizens of London : the Americans who stood with Britain in its darkest, finest hour by Lynne Olson
0.702 3.78 The Ghost Mountain Boys: Their Epic March and the Terrifying Battle for New Guinea--The Forgotten War of the South Pacific by James Campbell
0.699 3.84 Instructions for American Servicemen in Britain, 1942 by United States War Department
0.698 3.81 Fateful Choices: Ten Decisions That Changed the World, 1940-1941 by Ian Kershaw
0.679 4.07 Seven Roads to Hell: A Screaming Eagle at Bastogne by Donald R. Burgett
0.674 3.96 Brazen Chariots by Robert Crisp
0.674 4.16 Strong Men Armed: The United States Marines Against Japan by Robert Leckie
0.668 4.12 Eleventh Month, Eleventh Day, Eleventh Hour: Armistice Day, 1918 World War I and Its Violent Climax by Joseph E. Persico
0.615 4.31 The Bunker by James P. O'Donnell
0.607 3.48 Jimmy Stewart: Bomber Pilot by Starr Smith
0.6 3.92 Von Ryan's Express by David Westheimer