Booklist search results

BKLYN BookMatch - Early/Mid 20th Century Authors

by BklynKalliopiM | 5 items

Recommendations for a reader who wants early and middle 20th century authors, like Pearl S. Buck and Saul Bellow. 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.bkly...

Created on: February 13, 2015

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: Jewish American History, U.S. History (1870-1920) and Biographies of 19th and 20th Century Composers and Artists

by BKLYNDonaldP | 6 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: June 23, 2019

BKLYN BookMatch: Italian, 19th & 20th Century History, Economics, Scientific Discovery, & Literature on eBook

by BKLYNPeterO | 19 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: May 31, 2017

Movements/Sociology of Medicine/Epidemiology

by BklynJeffreyL | 9 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.bklynpublliclibrary.org/readers-advisory

Created on: January 30, 2015

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

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

Great Figures of the Early 20th Century

by TheJeffNextDoor | 5 items

Created on: April 12, 2013

BKLYN BookMatch 20th Century Historical Fiction w/ Geographical Variety

by BklynAmyM | 8 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: February 02, 2015

BKLYN BookMatch 2016 Challenge: Read Through the Decades American Adult Fiction

by BookMatchLibrarian | 10 items

Challenge yourself in 2016! This is a list of some of the best American fiction of the 20th century. The list runs from the 1990s backwards. This list was created by librarians with the Brooklyn Public Library as a 2016 Reading Challenge. Would you like your own personalized list of reading sugge...

Created on: January 06, 2016