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100 GREATEST BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF ALL TIME
100 GREATEST BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF ALL TIME
Author: Alex Sachare
Book Type: Board book
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/19/2007


This is a paperback not a board book..
This is an excellent book with short biographies of the greatest NBA players of all time from the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.


The Amateur Naturalist
The Amateur Naturalist
Author: Gerald Durrell
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.6/5 Stars.
 4
Review Date: 3/4/2007


Great introduction to the natural world. Educational and fun for beginning the collection of any natural items such as shells, butterflies, etc, nature watching or just expanding your understanding of the natural world.


America's Forgotten Architecture
America's Forgotten Architecture
Author: Elizabeth D Mulloy, Tony P. Wrenn
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/20/2007


A beautiful book fron the National Trust for Historic Preservation.


Art Of The Obvious, The
Art Of The Obvious, The
Author: Bruno Bettelheim
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 3/4/2007


This is a soft copy not a hardcover as shown in the discription


The Assassination of Lincoln: History and Myth
The Assassination of Lincoln: History and Myth
Author: Lloyd Lewis
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/17/2007


Fascinating for the history buff and anyone interested in Lincoln.


Being There
Being There
Author: Jerzy Kosinski
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/4/2007


The movie was based on this short novel. If you haven't read Kosinski you don't know what your missing.


Beyond the Melting Pot, Second Edition: The Negroes, Puerto Ricans, Jews, Italians, and Irish of New York City
Review Date: 3/4/2007


Classic by a great social analyst.


Review Date: 1/6/2008


One of my favorite cookbooks, the recipes are simple, healthy and the results excellent.


Bread Machine Magic: 139 Exciting New Recipes Created Especially for Use in All Types of Bread Machines
Review Date: 1/20/2009
Helpful Score: 2


I've had this book for less than a week and have tried 3 different recipes. They all turned out perfectly and were hits with family and friends. I have other bread making books however based on my early experience this one is a hit.


The Breaking of the American Social Compact
The Breaking of the American Social Compact
Author: Frances Piven
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/8/2007


First rate analysis of American social policy in the later part of the 20th century. It is a must read for anybody interested in the issues of race, poverty and class conflict in the US.


Cane River Cuisine: Louisiana's Finest Recipes
Cane River Cuisine: Louisiana's Finest Recipes
Author: Service League of Natchitoches Inc
Book Type: Plastic Comb
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/7/2007


Great Louisiana cook book. I highly recommend it to anyone wanting to know what Louisiana and southern cooking are all about.


Christmas Cookies
Christmas Cookies
Author: Katherine M. Eakin
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/27/2007


This is a paperback book not hardcover as indicated.


The City of Joy
The City of Joy
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/23/2007


The story of Mother Teresa told by the epic writer and observer Dominique Lapierre. The book focuses primarily on Mother Teresa's work in India and not the later years when she was world renowned. You will understand why she should be canonized when finish reading this absorbing story.


The City of Joy (Large Print)
The City of Joy (Large Print)
Author: Dominique Lapierre
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/23/2007


The story of Mother Teresa told by the epic writer and observer Dominique Lapierre. The book focuses primarily on Mother Teresa's work in India and not the later years when she was world renowned. You will understand why she should be canonized when finish reading this absorbing story.

This is not a large print version.


The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order
The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order
Author: Samuel P. Huntington
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/17/2007


Very relevant to current world affairs and very interesting analysis of the world we are moving towards.


Classic Catfish
Classic Catfish
Author: Evelyn Roughton, Tony Roughton
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 8/18/2007


This is a book of recipes from "The Crown at The Antique Mall" restaurant in the Mississippi delta country. It's primary focus is on catfish as an ingredient. The recipes I've tried are excellent.


The Clothes Have No Emperor: A Chronicle of the American '80s
The Clothes Have No Emperor: A Chronicle of the American '80s
Author: Paul Slansky
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/4/2007


Great for trivia buffs. It is a chronological narrative with pictures of the 1980's. It is billed as "an irreverent look backward oof the Reagan Era".


Committed : Confessions of a Fantasy Football Junkie
Committed : Confessions of a Fantasy Football Junkie
Author: Mark St. Amant
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
 3
Review Date: 4/23/2007


This is a great off season read for anyone who can't wait for NFL football, especially if you are a fantasy football participant. It explores the fantasy football hobby and phenonema in a funny but indepth manner. It was an enyoyable read.


The Content of Our Character : A New Vision of Race In America
The Content of Our Character : A New Vision of Race In America
Author: Shelby Steele
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/17/2007


Very much on target analysis by a top notch social commentator.


A Continent of Islands: Searching for the Caribbean Destiny
A Continent of Islands: Searching for the Caribbean Destiny
Author: Mark Kurlansky
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/28/2007


Fantastic, well written assessment of the modern Caribbean social, political and cultural situation and challenges. The always perceptive Kurlansky covers a broad range of topics that in the end provide a relevant and interesting view of this interesting part of the world.


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