Anne Patterson

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 87% (26 of 30)
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 341,507 - Total Helpful Votes: 26 of 30
The Martian by Andy Weir
The Martian by Andy Weir
5.0 out of 5 stars Apollo 13 on steroids, 6 July 2014
This was a great read. A great story based on real science, told through a great central character. This would make a great film.
Nikon D5100 For Dummies by Julie Adair King
Nikon D5100 For Dummies by Julie Adair King
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
This is a very useful guide to the Nikon D5100. The information is specific to the controls and menus on the camera and has helped me understand and use the controls and menus better to get the best out of the the camera. This is the first Digital SLR I have owned so having a guide to how to use it is very useful. The information is very clearly presented and guides you through using the camera step by step. Highly recommended.
Wealth of Nature by John Michael Greer
Wealth of Nature by John Michael Greer
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
A very accessible, well-written book about what is fundamentally wrong with our economics and the economy of the modern world. It is non-technical and jargon-free. It explains why we have got into the situation we are in with 'hallucinatory' money having become by far the largest section of the economies of developed countries and how this is becoming disastrously out-of-step with the realities of the resources available from the physical world, in particular the availability of fossil-fuels. He charts the road ahead in a contracting economy after the 'age of abundance' which has effectively come to an end and makes some very sound suggestions for measures that could be taken by… Read more