I just received a copy of A Man of Genius by Janet Todd. I look forward to reviewing it in a short while.
Category - In The Mail
I just received in the mail The Nazi Titanic by Robert P. Watson. I hope to read it soon and post a review.
I recently received two books from publishers. Tiger Tank Manual by David Fletcher and Aerosmith: The Ultimate Illustrated History of the Boston Bad Boys by Richard Bienstock.
I recently received three books on various subjects that are quirky, but kind of neat. The first book is for engineer types – RMS Titanic Manual: 1909-1912 Olympic Class (Haynes Owners Workshop Manuals) by Richard F. Hutchings and Richard de Kerbrech. Here is a brief description of the bok from Amazon: The world famous ocean liner Titanic, which sank on her maiden voyage in1912, is the latest subject to receive the Haynes Manual treatment. With an authoritative text and hundreds of...
I recently received two books for music aficionados.
Lumen (Captain Martin Bora) by Ben Pastor Publishers Weekly Mixing elements of a psychological thriller and an existential meditation, Pastor’s debut follows a German army captain and a Chicago priest as they investigate the death of a nun in Nazi-occupied Poland. Mother Kazimierza’s alleged power to see the future has brought her a devoted following; her motto, “Lumen Christi Adiuva Nos” (“light of Christ, succor us”), gives the novel its title. In...
Best-selling author Lee Hammond shows you how to create dramatically realistic and lifelike drawings of a variety of subjects using the familiar and beloved medium of wax crayons.
Boombustology will help you identify the "needle-moving" extremes that have the potential to render many traditional investment approaches useless.