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Most Influential Books of the Century
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Annotated from Boston Public Library's list of "100 most influential books of the century," these are titles that represent turning points in th...Show more Annotated from Boston Public Library's list of "100 most influential books of the century," these are titles that represent turning points in the way we understand ourselves and our place in the world. See the entire list at: http://www.bpl.org/research/adultbooklists/influential.htm Show less
Most Influential Books of the Century - Nominees
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These titles that almost made the Boston Public Library's list of "100 most influential books of the century" are just as interesting as those t...Show more These titles that almost made the Boston Public Library's list of "100 most influential books of the century" are just as interesting as those that made the final cut. See the entire list at: http://www.bpl.org/research/adultbooklists/influential.htm Show less
Underground Worlds
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Bomb shelters, the London Underground during the Blitz, caves, spelunking, fantasy underground worlds - "Journey to the Center of the Earth" may...Show more Bomb shelters, the London Underground during the Blitz, caves, spelunking, fantasy underground worlds - "Journey to the Center of the Earth" may be the first story that comes to mind, but many more have explored similar subterranean territory. Here is a sampling of books (and movies) that take place, at least in part, underground. Show less
The Political Underground
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A selection of titles that explore underground political movements and the lives of political revolutionaries. A selection of titles that explore underground political movements and the lives of political revolutionaries. Show less
End of Life Plans
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What do you want to do before THE END? There are a surprising number of books out there with suggestions for things to do before you die. Also, some resources for planning your own funeral and other end-of-life concerns. What do you want to do before THE END? There are a surprising number of books out there with suggestions for things to do before you die. Also, some resources for planning your own funeral and other end-of-life concerns. Show less
Digging Out - Get Organized!
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Most of us are not hoarders, but probably tend to keep things beyond their usefulness. If clutter busting is daunting for you, perhaps a guided approach by one of these experts can help. Most of us are not hoarders, but probably tend to keep things beyond their usefulness. If clutter busting is daunting for you, perhaps a guided approach by one of these experts can help. Show less
Books to Read Aloud with Kids
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Suggestions for the "Break New Ground" adult summer reading challenge to "Read a story, poem or picture book out loud to someone." Suggestions for the "Break New Ground" adult summer reading challenge to "Read a story, poem or picture book out loud to someone." Show less
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