tedster - 4:02 pm on Aug 23, 2011 (gmt 0)
Im hoping for something useful to help me "do" something in life which may help my ranking.
Then put the book down. It's more of a background book than a\ how-to SEO book.
It will help you to the degree that you can fill in a balanced understanding of how Google operates - much clearer than the PR, kool-aid version and also much clearer than the "I hate everything about Google" mind set, too.