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Sun in a Bottle: The Strange History of Fusion and the Science of Wishful Thinking (Unabridged), by Charles Seife 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Sun in a Bottle: The Strange History of Fusion and the Science of Wishful Thinking (Unabridged) by Charles Seife October 2008
The Modern Scholar: World War l: The Great War and the World It Made, by John Ramsden 4.52 out of 54.52 out of 54.52 out of 54.52 out of 54.52 out of 5 The Modern Scholar: World War l: The Great War and the World It Made by John Ramsden September 2008
The Modern Scholar: American Inquisition: The Era of McCarthyism, by Ellen Schrecker 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Modern Scholar: American Inquisition: The Era of McCarthyism by Ellen Schrecker September 2008
The Modern Scholar: The American Presidency, by Robert Dallek 3.44 out of 53.44 out of 53.44 out of 53.44 out of 53.44 out of 5 The Modern Scholar: The American Presidency by Robert Dallek September 2008
The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation (Unabridged), by Gene Roberts 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation (Unabridged) by Gene Roberts September 2008
The Closing of the American Border: Terrorism, Immigration, and Security since 9/11 (Unabridged), by Edward Alden 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Closing of the American Border: Terrorism, Immigration, and Security since 9/11 (Unabridged) by Edward Alden September 2008
The American Home Front: 1941-1942 (Unabridged), by Alistair Cooke 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The American Home Front: 1941-1942 (Unabridged) by Alistair Cooke September 2008
The Circus Fire: A True Story of an American Tragedy (Unabridged), by Stewart O'Nan 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Circus Fire: A True Story of an American Tragedy (Unabridged) by Stewart O'Nan September 2008
Tobruk (Unabridged), by Peter FitzSimons 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Tobruk (Unabridged) by Peter FitzSimons August 2008
The Modern Scholar: Fundamental Cases: The Twentieth-Century Courtroom Battles That Changed Our Nation (Unabridged), by Alan M. Dershowitz 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Modern Scholar: Fundamental Cases: The Twentieth-Century Courtroom Battles That Changed Our Nation (Unabridged) by Alan M. Dershowitz August 2008
The Modern Scholar: Six Months That Changed the World: The Paris Peace Conference of 1919, by Dr. Margaret MacMillan 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Modern Scholar: Six Months That Changed the World: The Paris Peace Conference of 1919 by Dr. Margaret MacMillan August 2008
A History of the Olympics (Unabridged), by John Goodbody 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 A History of the Olympics (Unabridged) by John Goodbody August 2008
1918: A Very British Victory, by Peter Hart 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 1918: A Very British Victory by Peter Hart August 2008
Middle East Conflict (Unabridged), by Nathaniel Price 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Middle East Conflict (Unabridged) by Nathaniel Price July 2008
Moyers on Democracy, by Bill Moyers 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Moyers on Democracy by Bill Moyers July 2008
The Fabulous 40s, by Nina Joan Mattikow 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The Fabulous 40's by Nina Joan Mattikow July 2008
The Fabulous 50s, by Nina Joan Mattikow 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Fabulous 50's by Nina Joan Mattikow July 2008
The Fabulous 60s, by Nina Joan Mattikow 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Fabulous 60's by Nina Joan Mattikow July 2008
Farewell to Winston, by BBC Audiobooks 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Farewell to Winston by BBC Audiobooks June 2008
On Wings of Eagles (Unabridged), by Ken Follett 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 On Wings of Eagles (Unabridged) by Ken Follett April 2008
Taking on the Trust: The Epic Battle of Ida Tarbell and John D. Rockefeller (Unabridged), by Steve Weinberg 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Taking on the Trust: The Epic Battle of Ida Tarbell and John D. Rockefeller (Unabridged) by Steve Weinberg March 2008
Sisters in Arms: British Army Nurses Tell Their Story, by Nicola Tyrer 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Sisters in Arms: British Army Nurses Tell Their Story by Nicola Tyrer March 2008
Historic Voices III: 20s and 30s (Unabridged), by Saland Publishing 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Historic Voices III: 20s and 30s (Unabridged) by Saland Publishing January 2008
Like Judgment Day: The Ruin and Redemption of a Town Called Rosewood (Unabridged), by Michael D'Orso 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Like Judgment Day: The Ruin and Redemption of a Town Called Rosewood (Unabridged) by Michael D'Orso January 2008
Hezbollah (Unabridged), by Raghavan Pa. 1.75 out of 51.75 out of 51.75 out of 51.75 out of 51.75 out of 5 Hezbollah (Unabridged) by Raghavan Pa. January 2008
Upstream: The Ascendance of American Conservatism (Unabridged), by Alfred S. Regnery 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Upstream: The Ascendance of American Conservatism (Unabridged) by Alfred S. Regnery December 2007
World War II in the Pacific: Pearl Harbor to Nagasaki (Unabridged), by Encyclopaedia Britannica 4.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 5 World War II in the Pacific: Pearl Harbor to Nagasaki (Unabridged) by Encyclopaedia Britannica December 2007
Japan vs. U.S.A.: The World War II in the Pacific Series (Unabridged), by Encyclopaedia Britannica 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Japan vs. U.S.A.: The World War II in the Pacific Series (Unabridged) by Encyclopaedia Britannica December 2007

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