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All Creatures Great and Small
James Herriot
Amusing read that touches on ordinary but important things.
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The Double Helix
James D. Watson
This style of Scientists' biography/autobiography is worth reading for folks pursuing even decidedly more modest goals in science and technology. Watson's bio is one of better ones.
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Alan Turing: The Enigma
Andrew Hodges
The life of Alan Turing offers proof, if proof be needed, that mathematics, as surely as literature, can lead readers into realms of imagination, drama, suspense, glory, and horror. It is a tale of abstract genius, practical heroism, persecution for private acts, and posthumous public honor, and, in...show more
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Beyond a Boundary
C. L. R. James
This is one of the best and most surprising sports books a reader can discover. Best, because it evokes, with wit and great style, the spell of awe, action, facts, and figures a game can cast over a boyhood, thereby informing a fan’s spirit for a lifetime; surprising because its subject is cricket a...show more
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