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Reading list: Marketing

This month’s reading list is from Terry O’Reilly, an award-winning Canadian advertiser whose Age of Persuasion show ran on CBC Radio from 2008 to 2011. The episodes, about the influence of marketing on most aspects of everyday life, are available on iTunes as a podcast. The show’s CBC website has supporting images and video for … Continue reading »

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Reading list: UCLA History of Science

The Department of History at UCLA has a long core reading list for the History of Science graduate written exam (2008-09). Sub-lists: Collections and books spanning long periods (difficult to classify chronologically) Antiquity to 1600 17th Century 18th Century 19th Century 20th Century and beyond Philosophy/Theory (not period-specific) Themes and Trends in History of Science, … Continue reading »

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Master list of “Best of 2011″ book lists

Once again, Largehearted Boy is compiling a master list of online “Best of 2011″ book lists. Fiction, nonfiction, crafts, theater, travel, poetry, cookbooks… you name it, there’s a “Best Books of 2011″ list.

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Interactive guide to NPR’s top 100 SFF books

Update to the post about the NPR Top 100 Science Fiction and Fantasy book flowchart: SFF Signal, the folks who created that great flowchart to simplify navigation of the list, have improved on their flowchart and made it interactive. Cool stuff. (via Swiss Army Librarian)

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Reading list: Paganism

As someone on a locked blog post pointed out recently, it’s hard to find serious books about Pagan topics. Thanks to locked-post-commenter for providing a solution. Cherry Hill Seminary (“Distance education for professional Pagan ministry”) has several lists of books required for their courses. One is for Amazon, the other is for Field’s Book Store. … Continue reading »

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Book list: Time travel (3)

We have a science fiction and fantasy display at MPOW. Every month or two, the theme changes and I put together a list of books I can pick from to stock the display. The lists aren’t meant to be comprehensive or “best of.” They’re simply lists of books that fit the theme and are in … Continue reading »

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Book list: Time travel (2)

We have a science fiction and fantasy display at MPOW. Every month or two, the theme changes and I put together a list of books I can pick from to stock the display. The lists aren’t meant to be comprehensive or “best of.” They’re simply lists of books that fit the theme and are in … Continue reading »

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Book list: Time travel (1)

We have a science fiction and fantasy display at MPOW. Every month or two, the theme changes and I put together a list of books I can pick from to stock the display. The lists aren’t meant to be comprehensive or “best of.” They’re simply lists of books that fit the theme and are in … Continue reading »

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Reading list: U.S. Army professional reading list

The U.S. Army Center of Military History has a Recommended Professional Reading List, divided into four for audiences determined by rank and military experience, “from private to lieutenant to general.” These forty-four books would make a good reading list for anyone, military or civilian, who is interested in the history of warfare, with particular emphasis … Continue reading »

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NPR’s Top 100 science fiction and fantasy books

Remember when NPR took a poll a few months ago and put together a list of the top 100 science fiction and fantasy books? SF Signal turned the list into a flowchart in an attempt to organize them and make it easier to find something you’d want to read (and keep away from the other … Continue reading »

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