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BKLYN BookMatch- Epic Science Fiction and Political History

by BklynLynetteF | 5 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader looking for epic science fiction and political history and analysis. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch here: bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: August 20, 2020

Imported from My Lists: history

by amyace | 18 items

fiction and non-fiction for us history

Created on: October 28, 2012

BKLYN BookMatch: Early US History, Ex-Orthodox Jews, & Cookbook Reads

by BklynKatyaS | 17 items

Well-written memoirs/history of the early USA for a non-history lover, books on Orthodox Jews leaving the faith, and a couple of good cookbook reads. This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestion...

Created on: October 10, 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

Local History: Markham, Ontario

by Mallory_MPL | 14 items

Genealogy is becoming North America’s favourite hobby. To know who you are you must first know where you came from. Start with a name – a first, last, nickname, or even a guess will help. Record who you know, then research to find long lost ancestors. Who will you discover? Once you have found a bra...

Created on: April 07, 2011

MPL : February is Black History Month

by MPL_ADULT_DEPT | 17 items

"Black History Month provides an opportunity to share and learn about the experiences, contributions and achievements of peoples of African ancestry. It was initiated in Canada by the Ontario Black History Society, which was founded in 1978.." - Historica-Dominion Institute

Created on: January 18, 2012

BKLYN: Women in tech history

by BKLYNCORINAB | 12 items

This list highlights the contributions of women throughout technological history, in celebration of Women's History Month.

Created on: March 08, 2018

BKLYN BookMatch: history audiobooks on cities, legal history, economic history, and more

by BKLYNCORINAB | 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: www.bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: July 17, 2018

BKLYN BookMatch: Brooklyn history / female friendship / Jewish history / Race relations between Jews and African-Americans / Novels set in the 1950s / 20th-century art history

by BKLYNJesG | 12 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: www.bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch

Created on: March 07, 2019

Bklyn BookMatch Live Holiday Gift Recommendations: This City Has History. Brooklyn & NYC in Times Past

by BKLYNJessH | 12 items

Whether you’re looking for a book to share with friends far away or want to surprise a local with hidden NYC history and fantasy, this list has much to offer. These books will make great gifts for the NYC history enthusiast in your life!

Created on: December 14, 2020