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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog

It's a blog! Mainly of book reviews.

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Hainish Novels & Stories, Vol. 2
Ursula K. Le Guin
Progress: 107/789 pages
The Essential Shakespeare
Ted Hughes
Progress: 72/259 pages
Introduction to Topology
Bert Mendelson
Progress: 10/224 pages
Turner (25)
Michael Bockemuhl
Progress: 13/96 pages
Basics of Plasma Astrophysics
Claudio Chiuderi, Marco Velli
Progress: 58/250 pages
A Student's Guide to Lagrangians and Hamiltonians
Patrick Hamill
Progress: 7/180 pages
The Complete Plays and Poems
E.D. Pendry, J.C. Maxwell, Christopher Marlowe
Gravitation (Physics Series)
Kip Thorne;Kip S. Thorne;Charles W. Misner;John Archibald Wheeler;John Wheeler
Progress: 48/1215 pages
The Complete Novels of Jane Austen
Jane Austen
Progress: 903/1220 pages
The Fire People (Pb)
Alexander Cordell
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Ursula K. Le Guin
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Ted Hughes
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Bert Mendelson
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Michael Bockemuhl
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Claudio Chiuderi, Marco Velli
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Patrick Hamill
E.D. Pendry, J.C. Maxwell, Christopher Marlowe
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Kip Thorne;Kip S. Thorne;Charles W. Misner;John Archibald Wheeler;John Wheeler
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Jane Austen
Alexander Cordell
text: Reading progress update: I've read 264 out of 782 pages.
Thorkel is to marry Sigrid. He'd best not kill her vibe, right?
The Sagas of Icelanders - Various Authors, Martin S. Regal, Ruth C. Ellison, Terry Gunnell, Keneva Kunz, Andrew Wawn, Anthony Maxwell, Katrina C. Attwood, Robert Kellogg, Bernard Scudder, George Clark, Jane Smiley
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This is largely a recap; most of these have already appeared on one or several other lists. So instead of cross-referencing,...
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* 5 books that didn't seem to fit onto any other list, and * 3 addenda which will also go, retroactively, onto the "first han...
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Cross-references to my other topical lists, as always, marked with the addition "cf." AT HOME: REGIONAL AND LOCAL HISTORY* ...
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Finding the book Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man's First Journey to the Moon incre...
text: Reading progress update: I've read 13 out of 96 pages.
Initially famous as an illustrator! Several pictures of North Wales.
Turner (25) - Michael Bockemuhl
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Cross-references to my other topical lists, as always, marked with the addition "cf." * David McCullough; 1776 and John Ada...
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Published in the UK in January 1943, having already appeared in the US six months earlier, Five Little Pigs represents the ap...
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Literary biographies and other works on literary history -- as opposed to literary criticism. Cross-references to my other to...
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Cross-references to my other topical lists, as always, marked with the addition "cf." * Milton S. Mayer: They Thought They ...
text: Reading progress update: I've read 250 out of 782 pages.
There's someone called Bard, mentioned only in passing. I am guessing that the character in The Hobbit got his name from an ...
The Sagas of Icelanders - Various Authors, Martin S. Regal, Ruth C. Ellison, Terry Gunnell, Keneva Kunz, Andrew Wawn, Anthony Maxwell, Katrina C. Attwood, Robert Kellogg, Bernard Scudder, George Clark, Jane Smiley
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text: Reading progress update: I've read 241 out of 782 pages.
"Berg came to Borg and Finnbogi greeted him warmly..." This kind of phrase delights me.
The Sagas of Icelanders - Various Authors, Martin S. Regal, Ruth C. Ellison, Terry Gunnell, Keneva Kunz, Andrew Wawn, Anthony Maxwell, Katrina C. Attwood, Robert Kellogg, Bernard Scudder, George Clark, Jane Smiley
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