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Judaism & Christianity in the Worlds of Greece and Rome

by BKLYNPeterO | 20 items

Do Hanukkah and Christmas have you curious about the ancient Mediterranean contexts of Judaism and Christianity? This book list takes you across 600 years of history and cultural contact, from the conquests of Alexander in the fourth century BCE, which introduced Greek culture to the Jewish nation,...

Created on: December 04, 2018

BKLYN BookMatch: The Apocryphal Gospel of Mary Magdalene & Related Texts

by BKLYNPeterO | 7 items

The Gospel of Mary Magdalene, commonly referred to as the Gospel of Mary, is an apocryphal, or non-canonical, book from Christianity’s early period, the text of which is known to us today through one Coptic and two Greek papyrus manuscripts. The most complete of these copies is the Papyrus Berolinen...

Created on: June 19, 2017

BKLYN BookMatch: Black Experience Fiction and First-Year Child Rearing

by BKLYNDonaldP | 5 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit BKLYN BookMatch here: bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: December 29, 2020

National Child Day

by racing14 | 8 items

November 20th is National Child Day. The date marks the occasion when Canada adopted the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). Outlines the basic human rights for children and youth. http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/ncd-jne/index-eng.php

Created on: November 18, 2011

Social Economics

by esimo | 24 items

Financial aspects of social economics

Created on: February 09, 2013

BKLYN BookMatch: YA Mysteries with humor, suspense and more!

by BklynEmma | 8 items

This booklist was made for reader who is a fan of mysteries with psychological aspects as well as books with humor and romance. Want a custom list of your own? Visit www.bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: September 17, 2014

The Sea Islands & More

by BklynKalliopiM | 11 items

This reader requested books on "African-American history, African history, Native American history, Gullah/Geechee culture and genealogy". The books in this BKLYN BookMatch list focus on the Sea Islands and aims to touch on all aspects of the reader's request through the a historical/geographic len...

Created on: February 11, 2016

Gratitude & Appreciation

by BKLYNStef | 5 items

Books that demonstrate the aspects of gratitude and appreciation through excellent storytelling.

Created on: February 24, 2020

Gratitude & Appreciation

by Patron217758 | 5 items

Books that demonstrate the aspects of gratitude and appreciation through excellent storytelling.

Created on: February 25, 2020

Science Fiction with an edge

by bklynjk | 4 items

Science Fiction stories that explore the darker aspects of dystopian worlds

Created on: May 27, 2020