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Journey into Darkness: Genocide in Rwanda (Unabridged), by Thomas P. Odom 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Journey into Darkness: Genocide in Rwanda (Unabridged) by Thomas P. Odom February 2013
Until the Sea Shall Free Them (Unabridged), by Robert Frump 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Until the Sea Shall Free Them (Unabridged) by Robert Frump February 2013
Taim Bilong Masta: The Australian Involvement with Papua New Guina (Unabridged), by Tim Bowden 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Taim Bilong Masta: The Australian Involvement with Papua New Guina (Unabridged) by Tim Bowden February 2013
The Band Played Dixie: Race and the Liberal Conscience at Ole Miss (Unabridged), by Nadine Cohodas 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 The Band Played Dixie: Race and the Liberal Conscience at Ole Miss (Unabridged) by Nadine Cohodas February 2013
Great Speeches of the 20th Century, by Bob Blaisdell 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Great Speeches of the 20th Century by Bob Blaisdell February 2013
FDR: Selected Speeches of President Franklin D Roosevelt, by Franklin D. Roosevelt 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 FDR: Selected Speeches of President Franklin D Roosevelt by Franklin D. Roosevelt February 2013
Half-Safe: A Story of Love, Obsession, and Historys Most Insane Around-the-World Adventure (Unabridged), by James Nestor 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Half-Safe: A Story of Love, Obsession, and History's Most Insane Around-the-World Adventure (Unabridged) by James Nestor January 2013
Disasters: Natural and Man-Made Catastrophes Through the Centuries (Unabridged), by Brenda Guiberson 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Disasters: Natural and Man-Made Catastrophes Through the Centuries (Unabridged) by Brenda Guiberson January 2013
Malcolm X: The Last Speeches, by Malcolm X 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Malcolm X: The Last Speeches by Malcolm X January 2013
The Greatest Speeches of President John F. Kennedy, by John F. Kennedy 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Greatest Speeches of President John F. Kennedy by John F. Kennedy January 2013
Why Werent We Told? (Unabridged), by Henry Reynolds 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Why Weren't We Told? (Unabridged) by Henry Reynolds January 2013
Immortal: A Military History of Iran and Its Armed Forces (Unabridged), by Steven R. Ward 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Immortal: A Military History of Iran and Its Armed Forces (Unabridged) by Steven R. Ward January 2013
The Insurgents: David Petraeus and the Plot to Change the American Way of War (Unabridged), by Fred Kaplan 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 The Insurgents: David Petraeus and the Plot to Change the American Way of War (Unabridged) by Fred Kaplan January 2013
Guerrilla Warfare (Unabridged), by Ernesto Che Guevara 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Guerrilla Warfare (Unabridged) by Ernesto Che Guevara January 2013
When Broadway Was the Runway: Theater, Fashion, and American Culture (Unabridged), by Marlis Schweitzer 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 When Broadway Was the Runway: Theater, Fashion, and American Culture (Unabridged) by Marlis Schweitzer January 2013
Becoming King: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Making of a National Leader: Civil Rights and the Struggle for Black Equality in the Twentieth Century (Unabridged), by Troy Jackson 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Becoming King: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Making of a National Leader: Civil Rights and the Struggle for Black Equality in the Twentieth Century (Unabridged) by Troy Jackson January 2013
Danger Close: Tactical Air Controllers in Afghanistan and Iraq (Unabridged), by Steve Call 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Danger Close: Tactical Air Controllers in Afghanistan and Iraq (Unabridged) by Steve Call January 2013
Ascent of the A-Word: Assholism, the First Sixty Years (Unabridged), by Geoffrey Nunberg 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Ascent of the A-Word: Assholism, the First Sixty Years (Unabridged) by Geoffrey Nunberg January 2013
World War Two: A Short History (Unabridged), by Norman Stone 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 World War Two: A Short History (Unabridged) by Norman Stone December 2012
Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of the Internet (Unabridged), by Katie Hafner 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of the Internet (Unabridged) by Katie Hafner December 2012
Batavia (Unabridged), by Peter FitzSimons 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Batavia (Unabridged) by Peter FitzSimons December 2012
The End of the Line: Romney vs. Obama (POLITICO Inside Election 2012) (Unabridged), by Glenn Thrush 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 The End of the Line: Romney vs. Obama (POLITICO Inside Election 2012) (Unabridged) by Glenn Thrush December 2012
Will Rogers: From Great Depression to Great Recession (Unabridged), by Gary Anderson 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Will Rogers: From Great Depression to Great Recession (Unabridged) by Gary Anderson December 2012
Peace and Freedom: The Civil Rights and Antiwar Movements in the 1960s (Politics and Culture in Modern America) (Unabridged), by Simon Hall 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 Peace and Freedom: The Civil Rights and Antiwar Movements in the 1960s (Politics and Culture in Modern America) (Unabridged) by Simon Hall December 2012
Searching the Shadows: A Laymans Investigation Into the Assassination of John F. Kennedy (Unabridged), by Steven S. Airheart 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Searching the Shadows: A Layman's Investigation Into the Assassination of John F. Kennedy (Unabridged) by Steven S. Airheart November 2012
Isaacs Army: A Story of Courage and Survival in Nazi-Occupied Poland (Unabridged), by Matthew Brzezinski 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Isaac's Army: A Story of Courage and Survival in Nazi-Occupied Poland (Unabridged) by Matthew Brzezinski October 2012
Londoners: The Days and Nights of London Now - As Told by Those Who Love It, Hate It, Live It, Left It, and Long for It (Unabridged), by Craig Taylor 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Londoners: The Days and Nights of London Now - As Told by Those Who Love It, Hate It, Live It, Left It, and Long for It (Unabridged) by Craig Taylor October 2012
Collection of Works: Portraits, Volume 9 (Unabridged), by Mark Aldanov 0 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 50 out of 5 Collection of Works: Portraits, Volume 9 (Unabridged) by Mark Aldanov September 2012

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