Controversial Books for mapdam

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 Valoració mitjana Your Rating Títol
1.206 3.94 The Housing Boom and Bust de Thomas Sowell
1.145 3.72 The Book Nobody Read: Chasing the Revolutions of Nicolaus Copernicus de Owen Gingerich
1.143 3.62 Ages in Chaos: From the Exodus To King Akhnaton de Immanuel Velikovsky
1.137 3.71 Industry and Empire: From 1750 to the Present Day de E. J. Hobsbawm
1.132 3.68 Keynes: The Return of the Master de Robert Skidelsky
1.123 3.98 The Economic Consequences of the Peace de John Maynard Keynes
1.121 3.7 De prooi : blinde trots breekt ABN Amro de Jeroen Smit
1.104 3.43 The Intellectuals and the Masses: Pride and Prejudice Among the Literary Intelligentsia, 1800-1939 de John Carey
1.093 3.69 Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations de Georgina Howell
1.088 3.44 Bandits de Eric Hobsbawm
1.068 3.32 Atlantis: The Antediluvian World de Ignatius Donnelly
1.052 3.34 The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece de Robert Morkot
1.037 3.7 Star Names: Their Lore and Meaning de Richard H. Allen
1.023 4.25 London A to Z de Geographers' A-Z Map Company
1.019 3.45 Modern Architecture: A Critical History de Kenneth Frampton
1.017 3.69 Seeing and Believing: How the Telescope Opened Our Eyes and Minds to the Heavens de Richard Panek
1.014 3.56 Tutankhamun: The Untold Story de Thomas Hoving
1.009 4.14 Three Comrades de Erich Maria Remarque
0.994 4.06 Life at the Bottom : The Worldview that Makes the Underclass de Theodore Dalrymple
0.994 3.44 The Ancient Near East, Volume 1: An Anthology of Texts and Pictures de James B. Pritchard
0.976 3.55 The Generalship of Alexander the Great de J. F. C. Fuller
0.955 3.78 The Penguin Dictionary of Quotations de J. M. Cohen
0.953 4.06 The Poverty of Historicism de Karl R. Popper
0.953 3.61 Freefall: America, Free Markets, And the Sinking of the World Economy de Joseph E. Stiglitz
0.929 3.83 Passionate Nomad: The Life of Freya Stark de Jane Fletcher Geniesse
0.928 3.77 Los Diez Libros de Arquitectura de Vitruvius Pollio
0.924 3.6 The Cult of Information: A Neo-Luddite Treatise on High-Tech, Artificial Intelligence, and the True Art of Thinking de Theodore Roszak
0.92 3.4 The Greek Alexander Romance de Ps-Callisthenes
0.92 3.6 Iniciació a l'arquitectura / Nikolaus Pevsner ; [traducció Joan Antoni Roig i Fransitorra] ; pròleg d'Oriol Bohigas de Nikolaus Pevsner
0.919 3.89 The Ancient Economy de M. I. Finley
0.918 4.07 The Black Obelisk de Erich Maria Remarque
0.914 3.89 Feynman’s Lost Lecture; The Motion of Planets Around the Sun de Richard P. Feynman
0.913 3.43 Mesopotamia: The Invention of the City de Gwendolyn Leick
0.905 3.79 Timaeus and Critias de Plato
0.903 3.75 The Inheritance of Rome: Illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000 de Chris Wickham
0.893 4.19 Prophet of Innovation: Joseph Schumpeter and Creative Destruction de Thomas K. McCraw
0.884 3.87 Among the Dead Cities: The History and Moral Legacy of the WWII Bombing of Civilians in Germany and Japan de A. C. Grayling
0.884 3.59 Edge City: Life on the New Frontier de Joel Garreau
0.883 3.5 The Fall of the Roman Empire: The Military Explanation de Arther Ferrill
0.881 3.7 The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Rome de Chris Scarre
0.869 3.74 Ancient Iraq de Georges Roux
0.869 3.7 Archaeology and Language: The Puzzle of Indo-European Origins de Colin Renfrew
0.869 3.84 The Beginnings of Western Science de David C. Lindberg
0.868 3.55 Cleopatra de Michael Grant
0.867 3.95 A History of Warfare de John Keegan
0.864 3.88 Desert Queen: The Extraordinary Life of Gertrude Bell de Janet Wallach
0.863 3.92 Crabgrass Frontier: The Suburbanization of the United States de Kenneth T. Jackson
0.861 3.84 Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies de Reyner Banham
0.858 3.98 The Grand Strategy of the Roman Empire: From the First Century A.D. to the Third de Edward N. Luttwak
0.858 3.54 This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly de Carmen M. Reinhart
0.856 3.87 The Assassination of Julius Caesar: A People's History of Ancient Rome de Michael Parenti
0.853 3.96 On the Psychology of Military Incompetence de Norman F. Dixon
0.844 4.14 Dioses, tumbas y sabios de C. W. Ceram
0.843 3.96 Plagues and Peoples de William H. McNeill
0.839 4.05 El Món no se'n surt : un tractat sobre els malestars del present de Tony Judt
0.836 3.6 Hitler's Army: Soldiers, Nazis, and War in the Third Reich de Omer Bartov
0.82 4.12 The Image of the City de Kevin Lynch
0.813 4.01 The Fall of Rome: And the End of Civilization de Bryan Ward-Perkins
0.811 3.61 The Fall of the Roman Empire de Michael Grant
0.811 3.71 Akhenaten: King of Egypt de Cyril Aldred
0.81 3.98 722 Miles: The Building of the Subways and How They Transformed New York de Clifton Hood
0.81 3.64 History of the Persian Empire de A. T. Olmstead
0.802 4.03 Atlas of the Roman World de Tim Cornell
0.782 4.09 Chronicle of the Pharaohs: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers and Dynasties of Ancient Egypt de Peter A. Clayton
0.78 4.11 Alexander the Great and the Logistics of the Macedonian Army de Donald W. Engels
0.778 3.54 The Hitler of History de John Lukacs
0.778 3.98 The Historical Atlas of New York City: A Visual Celebration of 400 Years of New York City's History de Eric Homberger
0.777 3.83 Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration de Felipe Fernández-Armesto
0.774 3.49 Germania de Tacitus
0.772 4.14 Las ciudades y la riqueza de las naciones de Jane Jacobs
0.763 3.88 Divide and Rule: The Partition of Africa, 1880-1914 de H. L. Wesseling
0.763 4.22 Caesar: Life of a Colossus de Adrian Goldsworthy
0.763 4.24 The Nature of Light and Colour in the Open Air de M. Minnaert
0.762 4.05 Why the West Rules—For Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future de Ian Morris
0.757 4.35 Rome: An Oxford Archaeological Guide de Amanda Claridge
0.746 4.15 Suburban Nation: The Rise of Sprawl and the Decline of the American Dream de Andres Duany
0.738 4.26 Observacions sobre Hitler de Sebastian Haffner
0.731 4.23 Fouché. Retrat d'un home polític de Stefan Zweig
0.726 3.97 Achtung - Panzer! (Cassell Military Classics) de Heinz Guderian
0.717 3.61 Early Medieval Europe, 300-1000 de Roger Collins
0.704 4.23 The Road Back de Erich Maria Remarque
0.703 4.01 El món d'Ulisses de M. I. Finley
0.703 4.22 AIA Guide to New York City de Norval White
0.696 3.97 Twelve Who Ruled : The Year of the Terror in the French Revolution de R. R. Palmer
0.686 4.22 The Copernican Revolution: Planetary Astronomy in the Development of Western Thought de Thomas S. Kuhn
0.681 4.15 Transit Maps of the World de Mark Ovenden
0.671 4.03 Russia's War: A History of the Soviet Effort: 1941-1945 de Richard Overy
0.654 4.22 La economía de las ciudades de Jane Jacobs
0.623 4.22 The Oxford Dictionary of Popes de J. N. D. Kelly
0.599 4.03 Julius Caesar de Philip Freeman
0.531 3.39 Engineering In the Ancient World de J. G. Landels