by BKLYNPeterO | 10 items
April 2017 marks the hundred-year-anniversary of the United States' entry into the Great War, also known as the First World War (1914-1918). Learn about how American involvement in the cataclysmic 'war to end all wars' and its aftermath inaugurated a new world-historical role for the U.S. that woul...
Created on: April 19, 2017
by BKLYNCORINAB | 20 items
A total solar eclipse, visible from the United States, will occur on August 21, 2017. We're featuring nonfiction books about eclipses, Earth's moon, space, and astrophysics. Learn more about the eclipse at: https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/
Created on: August 03, 2017
by BKLYNPeterO | 11 items
Whether you are looking to read about the centenary of the Balfour Declaration (1917) or are curious about the United States' new stance toward Jerusalem, consider the titles listed under this booklist.
Created on: December 04, 2017
by BklynLisaG | 7 items
For a fan of Colson Whitehead's Underground Railroad, looking for historical fiction with a focus on antebellum United States, and quirky mysteries with vivid settings, similar to French author Daniel Pennac's Benjamin Malaussene series.
Created on: March 15, 2018
by BKLYNCORINAB | 9 items
This list of books on white nationalism in the United States was created by a librarian with Brooklyn Public Library. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here: www.bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch
Created on: August 05, 2019
by Camas Library Staff | 33 items
Every year, the Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) of the American Library Association compiles a list of the Top Ten Most Challenged Books in order to inform the public about censorship in libraries and schools. The lists are based on information from media stories and voluntary challenge report...
Created on: September 19, 2019
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