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BKLYN BookMatch for contemporary fiction set in North America or Western Europe.

by BklynDanielleS | 14 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a books that take place in North America or Western Europe. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here: www.bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch.

Created on: January 22, 2020

Religion & Lore of the Ancient World (Europe, Egypt, Near-East)

by BKLYNPeterO | 22 items

Halloween is coming, and its ancient Celtic roots make us want to read about the beliefs, rites and fantastic tales of the ancient old world! All throughout the month of October, stop by the History, Biography & Religion room of the Arts & History Division at Central Library to peruse our book disp...

Created on: October 01, 2018

BKLYN Book Match - Historical Fiction/Fantasy

by Patron257460 | 7 items

Books about historical fiction, primarily set in Asia. Magic and fantasy set in Europe.

Created on: December 11, 2018

Imported from My Lists: History

by Yu89 | 5 items

Countries: Mexico, Europe, Netherlands

Created on: May 01, 2019

BKLYN BookMatch: Learning History With Fiction

by BklynJohannaL | 6 items

This list includes historical fiction titles, for a reader who prefers to learn history through reading fiction, and who likes to read history that covers long periods of time.

Created on: March 23, 2020

BKLYN Women's History Month: Women Writers Throughout History

by BKLYNCORINAB | 20 items

March is Women's History Month, and we're featuring books written by women. This list includes literature by women throughout history: fiction, poetry, and memoir; some classics and some a bit lesser-known. Also check out our list of influential feminists texts: https://brooklyn.bibliocommons.com/l...

Created on: February 28, 2017

Bklyn BookMatch: Science Fiction/History/Fiction/Poetry

by Patron242436 | 7 items

This list contains science fiction, history, fiction, and poerty. It 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: January 08, 2020

BKLYN BookMatch History, Biographies, Popular Science

by BklynAmyM | 6 items

Recommendations for a reader who requested Jewish history, art history, world history, biographies; and likes classic literature. 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 Book...

Created on: September 11, 2014

BKLYN BookMatch: Black History in Brooklyn

by BKLYNLawrenceF | 4 items

This booklist was created from recommendations by Prithi Kanakamedala, Associate Professor of History at Bronx Community College. She served as curator and historian for Brooklyn Abolitionists In Pursuit of Freedom, on display from 2014 to 2018 at the former Brooklyn Historical Society, which is now...

Created on: February 24, 2021

Europe Guide Books

by DReckart | 7 items

Created on: January 24, 2014