Controversial Books for LSkilton

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

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Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Teoksen nimi
1.049 3.73 Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded Edition (tekijä: James H. Jones)
0.916 4.08 Beyond the Hundredth Meridian: John Wesley Powell and the Second Opening of the West (tekijä: Wallace Stegner)
0.909 4.35 Bayou Farewell: The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast (tekijä: Mike Tidwell)
0.903 3.82 The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History, 1300-1850 (tekijä: Brian M. Fagan)
0.902 3.69 Asleep: The Forgotten Epidemic that Remains One of Medicine's Greatest Mysteries (tekijä: Molly Caldwell Crosby)
0.889 3.96 Salvage the Bones (tekijä: Jesmyn Ward)
0.849 4.04 Tappajavirus (tekijä: Richard Preston)
0.844 3.95 The Gulf: The Making of An American Sea (tekijä: Jack E. Davis)
0.839 3.98 Coming of Age in Mississippi (tekijä: Anne Moody)
0.838 3.84 The Water Knife (tekijä: Paolo Bacigalupi)
0.824 4.05 Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression (tekijä: Studs Terkel)
0.805 4.32 Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water (tekijä: Marc Reisner)
0.803 3.88 The Queen: The Forgotten Life Behind an American Myth (tekijä: Josh Levin)
0.795 4.23 We Should All Be Feminists (tekijä: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)
0.787 3.68 Fasting Girls: The History of Anorexia Nervosa (tekijä: Joan Jacobs Brumberg)
0.784 3.71 Ashes to Ashes: America's Hundred-Year Cigarette War, the Public Health, and the Unabashed Triumph of Philip Morris (tekijä: Richard Kluger)
0.767 3.97 The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World (tekijä: Steven Johnson)
0.766 3.87 A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World (tekijä: Tony Horwitz)
0.76 4.18 The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World (tekijä: Jeff Goodell)
0.76 4.05 The Organic Machine: The Remaking of the Columbia River (tekijä: Richard White)
0.751 4.14 Steering by Starlight: Find Your Right Life, No Matter What! (tekijä: Martha Beck)
0.747 4.36 Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions (tekijä: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)
0.747 4.3 The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer (tekijä: Siddhartha Mukherjee)
0.743 4.08 The Good Death: An Exploration of Dying in America (tekijä: Ann Neumann)
0.737 4.24 How the South Won the Civil War: Oligarchy, Democracy, and the Continuing Fight for the Soul of America (tekijä: Heather Cox Richardson)
0.736 3.94 The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America (tekijä: Timothy Egan)
0.733 3.86 They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South (tekijä: Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers)
0.712 3.93 Black Death at the Golden Gate: The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague (tekijä: David K. Randall)
0.673 3.85 The Plantation Mistress (tekijä: Catherine Clinton)
0.667 4.32 The Death and Life of the Great Lakes (tekijä: Dan Egan)
0.666 3.86 Transgender History (Seal Studies) (tekijä: Susan Stryker)
0.649 4.39 The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America (tekijä: Richard Rothstein)
0.639 4.09 Polio: An American Story (tekijä: David M. Oshinsky)
0.552 4.17 Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds (tekijä: Adrienne Maree Brown)
0.508 4.57 At the Dark End of the Street: Black Women, Rape, and Resistance - A New History of the Civil Rights Movement from Rosa Parks to the Rise of Black Power (tekijä: Danielle L. McGuire)
0.433 4.17 Storycraft: The Complete Guide to Writing Narrative Nonfiction (tekijä: Jack Hart)