November 1st, 2004


The Cataloguer's Desktop

This is all the stuff from the notes I FORGOT to bring home last week! :p

False Flat : Why Dutch Design Is So Good, by Aaron Betsky & Adam Eeuwens.

Wedgwood : the First Tycoon, by Brian Dolan.

Comic Book Encyclopedia : The Ultimate Guide to Characters, Graphic Novels, Writers, and Artists in the Comic Book Universe, by Ron Goulart.

Pure Chocolate : Divine Desserts and Sweets from the Creator of Fran's Chocolates, by Fran Bigelow.

The Know-It-All : One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World, by A.J. Jacobs.

Aspirin : The Remarkable Story of a Wonder Drug, by Diarmuid Jeffreys.

Chemistry Demystified, by Linda D. Williams.

The People's King : The True Story of the Abdication, by Susan Williams.

The Cruelest Journey: Six Hundred Miles To Timbuktu, by Kira Salak.

The Goth Bible : A Compendium for the Darkly Inclined, by Nancy Kilpatrick.

Take a Walk on the Dark Side : Rock and Roll Myths, Legends, and Curses, by R. Gary Patterson.

Animation Art : From Pencil to Pixel, the World of Cartoon, Anime, and CGI, by Jerry Beck.

Tools Rare and Ingenious : Celebrating the World's Most Amazing Tools, by Sandor Nagyszalanczy.

The Girl from Botany Bay, by Carolly Erickson.

Breast Cancer Husband : How to Help Your Wife (and Yourself) during Diagnosis, Treatment and Beyond, by Marc Silver. I'm hoping hard that nobody EVER needs to consult this!

The Perpetual Consequences of Fear and Violence: Rethinking the Future, by Chris Maser.

Night Justice : the True Story of the Black Donnellys, by Peter Edwards. This last one is a piece of local history that I grew up with ... I can still "play" some of the songs about the Donnellys in my head ... ***proofreads post with the chorus of "The Fightin', Feudin' Donnellys" playing in head***