2007 Reading

December 2007

The Proud Tower by Barbara W. Tuchman

The Perils of Peace by Thomas Fleming

unChristian by David Kinnaman

Graphic Design: A New History by Stephen J. Eskilson

Advice on Establishing a Library by Gabriel Naudé

November 2007

Journals 1952-2000 by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.

The Shock of the Old by David Edgerton

The Five Laws of Library Science by S. R. Ranganathan

Dead Certain: The Presidency of George W. Bush by Robert Draper

Made to Stick by Chip Heath and Dan Heath

Buddhism: A Very Short Introduction by Damien Keown

Making Records by Phil Ramone and Charles L. Granata

Music: A Very Short Introduction by Nicholas Cook

1812: War with America by Jon Latimer

Pacific Nightmare by Simon Winchester

The Blair Years by Alastair Campbell

Classics: A Very Short Introduction by Mary Beard and John Henderson

October 2007

Rebel Code by Glyn Moody

Bookhunter by Jason Shiga

I Am America (And So Can You!) by Stephen Colbert

The Numbers Behind NUMB3RS by Keith Devlin and Gary Lorden

The Art of Ill Will by Donald Dewey

Bridges of Portland by Ray Bottenberg

Author Unknown by Don Foster

Live from New York by Tom Shales & James Andrew Miller

September 2007

The Tragedy of Great Power Politics by John J. Mearsheimer

Alice in Sunderland by Bryan Talbot

The Prince of Darkness by Robert D. Novak

Wigfield by Sedaris, Dinello & Colbert

The Age of Oil by Leonardo Maugeri

What is Your Dangerous Idea? edited by John Brockman

A Man of Letters by Thomas Sowell

August 2007

The Remarkable Millard Fillmore by George Pendle

Linked by Albert-László Barabási

Libraries and Google edited by William Miller and Rita M. Pellen

Moneyball by Michael Lewis

Watching Baseball Smarter by Zach Hample

The New Historical Baseball Abstract by Bill James

July 2007

Baseball between the Numbers by Baseball Prospectus

The Golden Age is in Us by Alexander Cockburn

June 2007

The Chastening by Paul Blustein

Open Sources 2.0 edited by DiBona, Cooper & Stone

Crazy '08 by Cait Murphy

Ex Libris by Anne Fadiman

May 2007

The City by Joel Kotkin

The File: A Personal History by Timothy Garton Ash

Marx for Beginners by Rius

How to Read a Novel by John Sutherland

The Colossus of Maroussi by Henry Miller

April 2007

The Last American Aristocrat by Nelson Lankford

Point to Point Navigation: A Memoir by Gore Vidal

Mainlines, Blood Feasts, and Bad Taste by Lester Bangs

My Pilgrim's Progress by George W. S. Trow

Introducing Sartre by Philip Thody and Howard Read

The Congress Dances by Susan Mary Alsop

March 2007

The Big Book of Irony by Jon Winokur

One More Time by Mike Royko

Taking on the World: Joseph and Stewart Alsop–Guardians of the American Century by Robert W. Merry

The Making of the American Conservative Mind by Jeffrey Hart

It's Not How Good You Are, It's How Good You Want to Be by Paul Arden

Inside U.S.A. by John Gunther

February 2007

1920: The Year of the Six Presidents by David Pietrusza

Orphans by Charles D'Ambrosio

Mandarin by Nicholas Henderson

Dynasties by David S. Landes

January 2007

Palimpsest: A Memoir by Gore Vidal

History in Our Time by David Cannadine

Who Was the Man in the Iron Mask? by Hugh Ross Williamson