Controversial Books for ElecB

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
1.306 3.83 The Communist Manifesto and Other Writings by Karl Marx
1.26 3.44 The Bell Curve: Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life by Richard J. Herrnstein
1.195 3.14 The Koran (Dawood, 1956) by al-Qur'an
1.183 3.5 The Anatomy of Evil by Michael H. Stone
1.172 3.64 Reflections on the Revolution in France by Edmund Burke
1.169 3.79 Bhagavad-Gītā as It Is by A C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
1.166 4.05 Fateful Triangle : The United States, Israel, and the Palestinians by Noam Chomsky
1.163 3.72 The Phenomenology of Spirit by G. W. F. Hegel
1.16 3.8 Moby Dick by Herman Melville
1.136 3.42 Something Happened by Joseph Heller
1.128 3.78 The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
1.122 3.81 Robert's Rules of Order by Henry M. Robert
1.116 3.13 War and Peace in the Global Village by Marshall McLuhan
1.111 3.88 Capitalism and Freedom by Milton Friedman
1.105 3.83 Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal, with Additional Articles By Nathaniel Branden, Alan Greenspan, and Robert Hessen by Ayn Rand
1.104 3.85 Political Liberalism by John Rawls
1.101 3.6 The Unabomber Manifesto: Industrial Society and Its Future by Theodore Kaczynski
1.098 3.2 Postcolonialism: A Very Short Introduction by Robert J. C. Young
1.096 3.98 A Patriot's History of the United States by Larry Schweikart
1.095 3.63 The Athenian Constitution by Aristotle
1.093 3.7 A Brief History of the Paradox: Philosophy and the Labyrinths of the Mind by Roy Sorensen
1.09 4.11 Capital: A Critique of Political Economy, volume I: The Process of Capitalist Production by Karl Marx
1.087 4.06 Being and Time by Martin Heidegger
1.087 3.72 After the End of Art: Contemporary Art and the Pale of History by Arthur C. Danto
1.084 3.99 Paradiso by Dante Alighieri
1.082 3.34 In the Wake of the Plague: The Black Death and the World It Made by Norman Cantor
1.077 3.6 Strategy: A History by Lawrence Freedman
1.069 3.56 On Grand Strategy by John Lewis Gaddis
1.067 3.64 Civilization and Its Discontents by Sigmund Freud
1.062 3.54 Introducing Time: A Graphic Guide by Craig Callender
1.06 3.96 City of God by Saint Augustine
1.056 3.55 Rules for Radicals by Saul D. Alinsky
1.055 3.91 On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society by Dave Grossman
1.051 3.98 The Discourses by Niccolò Machiavelli
1.048 3.67 Introducing Lacan by Darian Leader
1.039 3.99 Gray's Anatomy by Henry Gray
1.038 3.87 The Trouble with Being Born by E. M. Cioran
1.034 3.63 Book of the Dead by E. A. Wallis Budge
1.034 3.76 The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
1.033 3.71 The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
1.033 4.12 Writings: Autobiography / Notes on the State of Virginia / Public and Private Papers / Addresses / Letters by Thomas Jefferson
1.031 3.93 Modern Man in Search of a Soul by C. G. Jung
1.03 3.85 The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
1.029 3.49 The Pearl by John Steinbeck
1.025 3.34 On Dreams by Sigmund Freud
1.024 3.81 Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson by Camille Paglia
1.023 3.81 The Sublime Object of Ideology by Slavoj Žižek
1.022 3.49 Totem and Taboo by Sigmund Freud
1.022 3.39 This Explains Everything: Deep, Beautiful, and Elegant Theories of How the World Works (Edge Question Series) by John Brockman
1.021 4 The Undiscovered Self by C. G. Jung
1.02 3.66 Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.018 3.97 Dogzilla by Dav Pilkey
1.017 4.06 Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
1.016 3.65 The Crucible: A Play in Four Acts by Arthur Miller
1.015 3.9 The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
1.012 3.81 Beowulf by Beowulf Poet
1.01 3.6 On the Abolition of All Political Parties by Simone Weil
1.01 3.96 The order of things: an archaeology of the human sciences by Michel Foucault
1.007 4.1 Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
1.007 3.93 Adventures of Huckleberry Finn [Norton Critical Edition, 1st ed.] by Mark Twain
1.006 3.87 Pensées by Blaise Pascal
1.004 3.88 A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations by Kate L. Turabian
1.004 4.12 The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
1.001 3.73 A Presocratics Reader by Patricia Curd
1.001 3.81 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
1 3.94 Violence by Slavoj Žižek
1 3.84 Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future by Friedrich Nietzsche
1 3.55 Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes
1 3.93 The Art of Mesoamerica from Olmec to Aztec by Mary Ellen Miller
0.995 3.83 The Craft of Research by Wayne C. Booth
0.995 3.57 Childhood and Society by Erik H. Erikson
0.994 3.56 Discourse on the Origin of Inequality by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
0.994 3.9 Modern Philosophy: An Introduction and Survey by Roger Scruton
0.993 3.44 Logic: A Very Short Introduction by Graham Priest
0.993 3.97 The Loom of Language by Frederick Bodmer
0.991 3.77 Common Sense and Other Writings by Thomas Paine
0.99 3.66 St. Thomas Aquinas on Politics and Ethics (Norton Critical Edition) by Thomas Aquinas
0.989 3.99 Process and Reality by Alfred North Whitehead
0.989 4.01 The Society of the Spectacle by Guy Debord
0.986 4.08 The History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Accounts to the Fall of Rome by Susan Wise Bauer
0.985 3.57 Living in the End Times by Slavoj Žižek
0.985 3.15 Introducing Postmodernism by Richard Appignanesi
0.985 3.79 Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty by Daron Acemoglu
0.982 3.97 The Upanishads by Anonymous
0.981 3.54 I Am a Cat by Natsume Sōseki
0.981 3.85 The Conquest of Happiness by Bertrand Russell
0.979 3.81 Imperial Ambitions: Conversations on the Post-9/11 World by Noam Chomsky
0.977 3.48 The guerrilla war by Che Guevara
0.977 3.86 The Ox-Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg Clark
0.975 3.55 Irish Folktales by Henry Glassie
0.974 3.83 Fear and Trembling by Søren Kierkegaard
0.974 3.98 The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays by Albert Camus
0.974 3.51 A History of Civilizations by Fernand Braudel
0.972 3.75 Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions by Edwin A. Abbott
0.971 4.07 The Anatomy Coloring Book by Wynn Kapit
0.969 3.73 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories: The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. by Washington Irving
0.968 3.9 The Consolation of Philosophy by Boethius
0.968 3.71 The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
0.966 3.86 The System of Objects by Jean Baudrillard
0.965 4 The Silk Roads: A New History of the World by Peter Frankopan
0.964 3.95 Relativity: The Special and General Theory by Albert Einstein
0.964 3.51 Utopia by Thomas More
0.963 3.93 The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
0.962 4.08 The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton
0.962 3.93 For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
0.961 3.96 Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari
0.961 3.77 Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by Gawain Poet
0.961 3.9 The Aeneid by Virgil
0.96 3.53 From the Earth to the Moon by Jules Verne
0.959 3.94 Tree Finder by May Theilgaard Watts
0.958 3.71 A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain
0.957 3.55 The History of Money: From Sandstone to Cyberspace by Jack Weatherford
0.957 3.98 The Rebel: An Essay on Man in Revolt by Albert Camus
0.956 4.03 The Iliad by Homer
0.955 3.85 Confessions of a Mask by Yukio Mishima
0.955 3.62 Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier by Edward L. Glaeser
0.955 3.63 A Happy Death by Albert Camus
0.954 4.14 Purgatorio by Dante Alighieri
0.953 4.04 Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia by Gilles Deleuze
0.953 3.82 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
0.952 3.99 The Road to Reality: A Complete Guide to the Laws of the Universe by Roger Penrose
0.952 4.02 The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides
0.951 3.51 A History of Japan by R. H. P. Mason
0.948 4.03 On the Genealogy of Morals / Ecce Homo by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.948 4.11 The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard
0.947 4.13 The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined by Steven Pinker
0.946 3.79 The Monk by Matthew Lewis
0.945 3.54 Europe in the High Middle Ages by William Chester Jordan
0.944 3.64 Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100 by Michio Kaku
0.944 3.88 The Lessons of History by Will Durant
0.943 3.9 Dubliners by James Joyce
0.942 4.03 The Odyssey by Homer
0.938 4.04 The 33 Strategies of War by Robert Greene
0.938 4.02 Our Oriental Heritage by Will Durant
0.937 3.78 The Epic of Gilgamesh by Gilgamesh Poet
0.936 3.95 The Stranger by Albert Camus
0.935 3.59 Particle Physics: A Very Short Introduction by Frank Close
0.934 3.91 The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil by Philip Zimbardo
0.934 3.94 The History of Sexuality, Vol. 1: An Introduction by Michel Foucault
0.934 3.95 A Little History of the World by E. H. Gombrich
0.933 3.73 Greek art by John Boardman
0.932 3.31 The Oxford History of the Roman World by John Boardman
0.932 3.82 The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism by Max Weber
0.931 3.99 Ways of Seeing by John Berger
0.931 3.75 The Doors of Perception / Heaven and Hell by Aldous Huxley
0.931 3.95 Synchronicity: An Acausal Connecting Principle by C. G. Jung
0.931 3.99 The Concept of Law by H. L. A. Hart
0.93 4.08 The Inferno by Dante Alighieri
0.929 4.2 The Basic Works of Aristotle by Aristotle
0.928 4.36 The History of the Renaissance World: From the Rediscovery of Aristotle to the Conquest of Constantinople by Susan Wise Bauer
0.927 3.74 20,000 Leagues under the Sea by Jules Verne
0.927 3.83 Balkan Ghosts: A Journey Through History by Robert D. Kaplan
0.926 3.97 The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
0.924 3.75 The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
0.924 3.79 The First Man by Albert Camus
0.924 3.92 Grimm's Fairy Tales (Barnes & Noble Classics) by Jacob Grimm
0.923 3.7 A History of Wales by John Davies
0.922 3.94 Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
0.922 3.83 Command in War by Martin van Creveld
0.921 3.93 On Liberty by John Stuart Mill
0.921 3.81 The Birth of Classical Europe: A History from Troy to Augustine by Simon Price
0.92 3.74 Two Treatises of Government by John Locke
0.92 4.23 A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
0.919 4.07 The Discoverers: A History of Man's Search to Know His World and Himself by Daniel Boorstin
0.919 4 The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
0.919 4.22 The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
0.918 3.81 The Adolescent by Fyodor Dostoevsky
0.918 4.1 Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
0.916 3.82 Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community by Robert D. Putnam
0.916 3.87 Ideas and Opinions by Albert Einstein
0.916 3.99 Basic Writings by Martin Heidegger
0.916 3.88 Consciousness Explained by Daniel C. Dennett
0.916 3.96 Capital, Vol. 3: A Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx
0.915 3.99 Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut
0.914 4.05 Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution by Simon Schama
0.913 3.85 The Power of Babel: A Natural History of Language by John McWhorter
0.913 4.06 Narcissus and Goldmund by Hermann Hesse
0.912 3.79 The Village of Stepanchikovo by Fedor Mikhaïlovitch Dostoïevski
0.911 4.04 The Art Book by Phaidon Press
0.91 4.25 Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
0.91 3.81 The Creators: A History of Heroes of the Imagination by Daniel Boorstin
0.909 3.89 The Fall by Albert Camus
0.909 4.38 Churchill: Walking with Destiny by Andrew Roberts
0.908 4.26 War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
0.907 3.69 The Culture of Fear: Why Americans Are Afraid of the Wrong Things by Barry Glassner
0.907 3.85 The Sea Wolf by Jack London
0.907 3.88 The 99% Invisible City: A Field Guide to the Hidden World of Everyday Design by Roman Mars
0.906 4.11 The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir
0.904 3.1 Game Theory: A Very Short Introduction by Ken Binmore
0.904 3.98 The Death of Ivan Ilyich and Other Stories by Leo Tolstoy
0.904 3.83 Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason by Michel Foucault
0.904 4.02 Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
0.903 3.86 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
0.903 4.26 Les Misérables by Victor Hugo
0.903 3.74 The Inheritance of Rome: Illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000 by Chris Wickham
0.902 3.93 Becoming Attached: First Relationships and How They Shape Our Capacity to Love by Robert Karen
0.9 4.14 Plutarch's Lives, Volume I of the Dryden translation, edited by Arthur Hugh Clough. by Plutarch
0.899 3.94 Mythology by Edith Hamilton
0.898 4.08 The Philosophy Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained by Will Buckingham
0.898 3.86 A Rulebook for Arguments by Anthony Weston
0.897 4.04 Man and His Symbols by Carl Gustav Jung
0.897 3.94 Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
0.896 3.87 A History of Private Life, Volume 1: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium by Paul Veyne
0.896 3.95 The Plague by Albert Camus
0.895 3.69 Ancient Greece: From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times by Thomas R. Martin
0.895 3.68 A History of the Middle East by Peter Mansfield
0.895 3.39 Utilitarianism by John Stuart Mill
0.895 3.66 The Photograph as Contemporary Art by Charlotte Cotton
0.894 3.96 Dracula by Bram Stoker
0.892 3.83 Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data by Charles Wheelan
0.892 3.8 Early Greek Philosophy by Jonathan Barnes
0.891 4.1 Metamorphoses [in translation] by Ovid
0.891 4.16 Demons by Fyodor Dostoevsky
0.89 3.83 Ode to Kirihito by Osamu Tezuka
0.888 3.96 Bulfinch's Mythology by Thomas Bulfinch
0.888 4.08 Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
0.888 3.92 The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth by Michio Kaku
0.887 4.12 The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky
0.886 3.66 Hocus Pocus by Kurt Vonnegut
0.885 4.08 History of Rome, books 21-30 by Titus Livius
0.885 3.86 Capital, Vol. 2: A Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx
0.884 4.1 Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond
0.884 4.07 The Renaissance by Will Durant
0.882 4.13 On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder
0.882 4.08 The Reformation by Will Durant
0.882 3.93 The Story of Philosophy: The Lives and Opinions of the World's Greatest Philosophers by Will Durant
0.881 3.97 Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the Tenth Dimension by Michio Kaku
0.881 3.91 Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution by Neil deGrasse Tyson
0.881 4.01 The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio
0.881 4.27 Dune by Frank Herbert
0.879 4.05 Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
0.878 4.34 Michel de Montaigne: The Complete Essays by Michel de Montaigne
0.877 3.66 In Defense of Lost Causes by Slavoj Žižek
0.877 3.87 The History of Sexuality, Volume 3: The Care of the Self by Michel Foucault
0.876 3.81 Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit by John Douglas
0.876 3.72 On War by Carl von Clausewitz
0.875 3.91 The Pursuit of Glory: The Five Revolutions that Made Modern Europe: 1648-1815 (Penguin History of Europe) by Tim Blanning
0.875 4.15 The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements by Eric Hoffer
0.874 3.93 Answer to Job by C. G. Jung
0.872 3.86 Dreams by C. G. Jung
0.872 4.09 The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt
0.872 4.02 The SAS Survival Handbook by John 'Lofty' Wiseman
0.87 4.4 Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
0.869 3.91 Parallel Worlds : A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos by Michio Kaku
0.869 4.16 Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
0.869 3.69 The Seekers: The Story of Man's Continuing Quest to Understand His World by Daniel Boorstin
0.869 3.93 The Conquest of Gaul by Julius Caesar
0.869 4.06 The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas
0.868 4.13 Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison by Michel Foucault
0.868 4.25 Dictionary of Symbols by Jean Chevalier
0.866 4.1 Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
0.865 3.86 The Birth of Tragedy and The Case of Wagner by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.864 4.08 The Age of Faith by Will Durant
0.863 3.73 The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.862 3.69 1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed by Eric H. Cline
0.862 4.18 The Origins of Totalitarianism by Hannah Arendt
0.86 3.83 A History of Private Life, Volume 5: Riddles of Identity in Modern Times by Antoine Prost
0.857 4.06 Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy by Joseph A. Schumpeter
0.857 3.9 The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind by Michio Kaku
0.856 3.64 First as Tragedy, Then as Farce by Slavoj Žižek
0.856 4 The Archaeology of Knowledge & The Discourse on Language by Michel Foucault
0.856 3.85 The Oxford History of the French Revolution by William Doyle
0.856 4.04 To Hell and Back: Europe 1914-1949 by Ian Kershaw
0.854 4.15 The Portable Nietzsche by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.854 4.22 Peterson Field Guides to Eastern Birds, 4th Edition by Roger Tory Peterson
0.853 3.98 The Age of Louis XIV by Will Durant
0.852 4.37 The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky
0.851 4.06 The Age of Napoleon by Will Durant
0.85 4.03 The Portable Voltaire by Voltaire
0.849 4.14 Letters from a Stoic by Lucius Annaeus Seneca, the Younger
0.848 3.9 A History of Private Life, Volume 4: From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War by Michelle Perrot
0.848 3.9 History of Rome, books 1-5 [in translation] by Titus Livy
0.846 3.91 Antigone; Electra; Oedipus the King by Sophocles
0.845 4.01 Capitalist Realism: Is There No Alternative? by Mark Fisher
0.842 3.84 The Moon Is Down by John Steinbeck
0.841 4.13 The Life of Greece by Will Durant
0.839 4.03 Lone Star: A History of Texas and the Texans by T. R. Fehrenbach
0.838 4.13 Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business by Neil Postman
0.838 3.78 US Army Survival Manual: FM 21-76 by Department Of Army
0.838 3.99 The Language Instinct: How the Mind Creates Language by Steven Pinker
0.837 4.16 Gardner's Art through the Ages by Helen Gardner
0.837 3.82 Exile and the Kingdom by Albert Camus
0.835 3.47 The Nature of Space and Time by Stephen Hawking
0.834 4.19 The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois
0.834 4.27 The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark by Carl Sagan
0.834 4.18 The English and Their History by Robert Tombs
0.833 4.07 Billions & Billions: Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium by Carl Sagan
0.832 4.32 The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
0.831 4.26 The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins
0.831 4.17 A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
0.829 4.03 The Twelve Caesars by Suetonius
0.829 3.98 The History of Sexuality, Volume 2: The Use of Pleasure by Michel Foucault
0.827 4.1 Rosseau and Revolution by Will Durant
0.826 3.78 The Pluto Files: The Rise and Fall of America's Favorite Planet by Neil deGrasse Tyson
0.826 3.55 The Mental Floss History of the World: An Irreverent Romp Through Civilization's Best Bits by Erik Sass
0.826 4.12 American Colonies: The Settling of North America by Alan Taylor
0.824 4.15 A History of Western Philosophy by Bertrand Russell
0.823 3.92 A History of Private Life, Volume 2: Revelations of the Medieval World by Georges Duby
0.823 4.14 The Age of Voltaire by Will Durant
0.823 3.9 History of Rome, books 6-10 by Titus Livy
0.823 3.85 Democracy in America {abridged} by Alexis de Tocqueville
0.822 4.13 The Histories by Herodotus
0.821 3.64 The Filmmaker's Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide for the Digital Age by Steven Ascher
0.817 4.3 The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany by William L. Shirer
0.817 3.96 War Before Civilization: The Myth of the Peaceful Savage by Lawrence H. Keeley
0.817 4.01 Strategy by B. H. Liddell Hart
0.817 3.31 Globalization: A Very Short Introduction by Manfred B. Steger
0.816 3.9 Inside the Third Reich by Albert Speer
0.814 4.01 The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Writings: Poems, Tales, Essays, and Reviews (Penguin Classics) by Edgar Allan Poe
0.813 4.01 The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World by Stephen L. Brusatte
0.81 3.86 The Histories by Polybius
0.809 4.32 The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs
0.808 3.93 Structures: Or Why Things Don't Fall Down by J. E. Gordon
0.807 4 The Anti-Federalist Papers and the Constitutional Convention Debates by Ralph Ketcham
0.807 3.91 The Blood of Heroes by Jim Donovan
0.805 3.99 The History of the Medieval World: From the Conversion of Constantine to the First Crusade by Susan Wise Bauer
0.803 4.16 Lord Byron: The Major Works (Oxford World's Classics) by Lord Byron
0.802 3.05 Nothing but the Night by John Williams
0.802 4.3 The Complete Stories by Franz Kafka
0.801 4.06 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created by Charles C. Mann
0.8 4.22 A Savage War of Peace: Algeria 1954-1962 by Alistair Horne
0.799 3.72 On Violence by Hannah Arendt
0.796 4.11 Reformation : Europe's house divided : 1490-1700 by Diarmaid MacCulloch
0.795 4.21 The Portable Jung by Carl G. Jung
0.794 3.97 Theories of Modern Art: A Source Book by Artists and Critics by Herschel B. Chipp
0.792 4.16 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles C. Mann
0.791 4.01 Japanese Tales by Royall Tyler
0.79 4.28 Stoner by John Williams
0.786 4.08 Russian Fairy Tales by Alexander Afanasyev
0.784 3.83 Forensics: What Bugs, Burns, Prints, DNA, and More Tell Us About Crime by Val McDermid
0.783 3.7 Art Theory: A Very Short Introduction by Cynthia Freeland
0.783 3.88 Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare from Ancient Times to the Present by Max Boot
0.781 3.99 Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries by Neil deGrasse Tyson
0.779 4.37 Cosmos: The Story of Cosmic Evolution, Science and Civilisation by Carl Sagan
0.775 3.9 When Money Dies: The Nightmare of Deficit Spending, Devaluation, and Hyperinflation in Weimar Germany by Adam Fergusson
0.773 4.36 The Chicago Manual of Style by University of Chicago Press Staff
0.768 4.04 The Pursuit of Power : Europe 1815-1914 by Richard J. Evans
0.767 4.21 The Hour of Our Death by Philippe Ariès
0.767 4.18 Capital in the 21st Century by Thomas Piketty
0.766 4.02 The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Mythology by Arthur Cotterell
0.766 4.05 41 Stories (Signet Classics) by O. Henry
0.765 4.26 Africa: A Biography of the Continent by John Reader
0.765 4.3 Pale Blue Dot : A Vision of the Human Future in Space by Carl Sagan
0.762 4.52 Black Reconstruction in America, 1860-1880 by W. E. B. Du Bois
0.761 4.19 Dreyer's English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style by Benjamin Dreyer
0.761 4.05 The Balkans: Nationalism, War and the Great Powers, 1804-1999 by Misha Glenny
0.76 3.69 Life in a Medieval City by Joseph Gies
0.76 4.31 The Story of Art by E. H. Gombrich
0.759 3.81 Smart Baseball: The Story Behind the Old Stats That Are Ruining the Game, the New Ones That Are Running It, and the Right Way to Think About Baseball by Keith Law
0.756 4.21 Are Prisons Obsolete? by Angela Y. Davis
0.755 4.21 Picture This: How Pictures Work by Molly Bang
0.754 4.11 The Conquest of Bread by Peter Kropotkin
0.754 4.07 The Thirty Years War by C. V. Wedgwood
0.751 4.28 American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer by Kai Bird
0.751 4.06 The Subjection of Women by John Stuart Mill
0.749 4.11 The Anatomy of Fascism by Robert O. Paxton
0.749 4.37 Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe
0.749 3.79 The Essential Chomsky (New Press Essential) by Noam Chomsky
0.748 3.71 Readings in Ancient Greek Philosophy: From Thales to Aristotle by S. Marc Cohen
0.746 3.85 History of the World by J. M. Roberts
0.743 4.42 The Self-Sufficient Life and How to Live It by John Seymour
0.743 4.2 The Age of Reason Begins by Will Durant
0.742 4.33 Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow
0.741 4.2 Napoleon: A Life by Andrew Roberts
0.739 4.05 Ignition!: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants (Rutgers University Press Classics) by John Drury Clark
0.738 4.1 The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure by Greg Lukianoff
0.738 4.14 Notes from the Underground, The Double and Other Stories by Fyodor Dostoevsky
0.737 3.88 American Indian Myths and Legends by Richard Erdoes
0.733 4.4 Means of Ascent by Robert A. Caro
0.732 3.98 The Portable Enlightenment Reader by Isaac Kramnick
0.732 3.56 Autobiography of a Corpse by Sigismund Krzyżanowski
0.73 3.71 Life in a Medieval Village by Frances Gies
0.729 3.73 Mind: A Brief Introduction by John R. Searle
0.728 4.19 Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years by Diarmaid MacCulloch
0.726 4.19 Universe by Nicholas Cheetham
0.725 4.44 The Complete Sherlock Holmes: All 4 Novels and 56 Short Stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
0.724 4.1 Butcher's Crossing by John Williams
0.713 3.92 The Art of War: The Essential Translation of the Classic Book of Life (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) by Sun-tzu
0.711 4.04 The Rise and Fall of American Growth: The U.S. Standard of Living Since the Civil War by Robert J. Gordon
0.707 3.74 China: A History by John Keay
0.706 4.09 Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis by Robert D. Putnam
0.703 4.6 The Hobbit / The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.699 4.56 The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 3: Red River to Appomattox by Shelby Foote
0.698 4.23 Obedience to Authority by Stanley Milgram
0.697 4.59 The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
0.695 4.26 The Third Reich in Power by Richard J. Evans
0.692 4.24 Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World by Adam Tooze
0.69 3.61 The Parade by Dave Eggers
0.689 4.37 Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow
0.68 3.53 Socrates' defence, Memoirs of Socrates, The dinner-party, The estate manager by Xenophon
0.68 4.05 The Mental Floss History of the United States: The (Almost) Complete and (Entirely) Entertaining Story of America by Erik Sass
0.68 4.18 Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design by Charles Montgomery
0.678 4.49 The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Foote
0.675 4.61 Master of the Senate by Robert A. Caro
0.675 4.12 The Rise and Fall of Communism by Archie Brown
0.672 4.56 The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian by Shelby Foote
0.671 3.98 Crimes Against Humanity: The Struggle for Global Justice by Geoffrey Robertson
0.663 4.39 The Illustrated A Brief History of Time / The Universe in a Nutshell - Two Books in One by Stephen Hawking
0.662 4.13 The Lords of the Realm by John Helyar
0.658 4.3 Classics of Western Philosophy by Steven M. Cahn
0.656 4.35 The Third Reich at War by Richard J. Evans
0.653 3.58 Dissolving Classroom by Junji Ito
0.65 4.48 Grant by Ron Chernow
0.649 4.37 The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein
0.639 4.27 The Coming of the Third Reich by Richard J. Evans
0.636 4.57 The Path to Power by Robert A. Caro
0.634 4.59 The Debate on the Constitution, Part Two: January 1788 to August 1788 by Bernard Bailyn
0.626 4.1 The Oxford Companion to the Supreme Court of the United States by Kermit L. Hall
0.621 4.59 The Passage of Power by Robert A. Caro
0.613 4.21 The Origins of Political Order: From Prehuman Times to the French Revolution by Francis Fukuyama
0.585 4.3 General Chemistry by Linus Pauling
0.576 3.75 The First Philosophers: The Presocratics and Sophists (Oxford World's Classics) by Robin Waterfield
0.56 4.56 The Debate on the Constitution, Part One: September 1787 to February 1788 by Bernard Bailyn
0.531 4.38 Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy, 1945-1975 by Max Hastings
0.526 3.69 The Penguin History of Latin America by Edwin Williamson