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Bibliographie sur l'altermondialisation. Bibliographie sur l'altermondialisme. Crimethinc for Beginners. Portal:Books. Books that will induce a mindfuck. Top 14 Survival Downloads You Should Have. The Greatest Books: The Best Books of All Time - 1 to 50. 101 Books To Read This Summer Instead of '50 Shades of Grey' The 10 Most Disturbing Books Of All Time. In my younger days if I heard a book or movie was disturbing or hard to handle I generally took that as a challenge.

The 10 Most Disturbing Books Of All Time

Most books generally turned out to not be too bad, but occasionally I’d come across something that would leave me with a sick feeling in my stomach for weeks. I’ve largely outgrown this “genre” of late, but here are my picks for the ten most disturbing books of all time. Any one of these books is capable of leaving you feeling a little depressed at the least, and permanently scarred at the worst. I’d say enjoy, but that doesn’t really seem appropriate … The 1billionhungry Project. The Book List. The Book List(or: The 1,276 Best Books of All-Time) You'll never need to seek out book recommendations again!

The Book List

Here we present to you the 1,276 best books of all-time, as ranked by readers, visitors, friends, and the creator of the Blue Pyramid. This compilation is the result of 102 individuals' lists of their 25 favorite books. 25 points are awarded for a top ranking, 24 for a 2nd, all the way down to 1 for a 25th. We invite you to join the effort of perfecting this list by submitting your own ranked list of 25 best books to (All genres welcome, no compilations, no series as one book.) 623 of the Best Books ever Written. Book Country: Discover New Fiction with the Genre Map. Editors, booksellers, and readers describe books by their literary categories, or genres.

Book Country: Discover New Fiction with the Genre Map

It's how books are placed in stores and sold online. It's how readers discover your book. As a writer, knowing your book's category is essential to finding an audience. It's like the country filled with people who love to read what you write. The 16 Best Dystopian Books Of All Time. Dystopian novels—stories of the horrific future—are so common as to be almost forgettable.

The 16 Best Dystopian Books Of All Time

Here is a compilation of what I believe are the 16 greatest of the genre. I could happily list twice as many that are amazing, but these are the best. From the post-apocalyptic wasteland to deadly viruses to social malaise, all possible bad futures end here. Sci-fi-book-flow-chart.jpg (Image JPEG, 3800x2300 pixels) - Redimensionnée (33. Word Porm - Words Words Words! 110 Best Books: The Perfect Library by The Telegraph - The Greatest Books. Explore collections at Anobii - Find New Books to Read. We've moved has moved to eBooks by Sainsbury's UK readers. CoIL Bookstore.

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CoIL Bookstore delivers excellent customer service and a wide range of shipping options to both U.S. and worldwide customers. Chaos and Complexity. Publications. Bibliographie essentielle. A new way of choosing what to read next. Popular Science - A Nerd’s Guide to Reading. A magnificent, profoundly humane “biography” of cancer—from its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the twentieth century to cure, control, and conquer it to a radical new understanding of its essence.

Popular Science - A Nerd’s Guide to Reading

Physician, researcher, and award-winning science writer, Siddhartha Mukherjee examines cancer with a cellular biologist’s precision, a historian’s perspective, and a biographer’s passion. The 100 Most Influential Books Ever Written. The 100 Most Influential Books Ever Written: The History of Thought from Ancient Times to Today (1998) is a book of intellectual history written by Martin Seymour-Smith, a British poet, critic, and biographer.[1] The list included the books such as, Upanishads, Hebrew Bible, I Ching, Kabbalah, Candide, The World as Will and Idea, among others.

The 100 Most Influential Books Ever Written

See also[edit] References[edit] Jump up ^ Seymour-Smith, Martin (1998). The 100 Best Books of All Time. The World Library is a list of the 100 best books, as proposed by one hundred writers from fifty-four different countries, compiled and organized in 2002 by the Norwegian Book Club.

The 100 Best Books of All Time

This list endeavours to reflect world literature, with books from all countries, cultures, and time periods. Eleven of the books included on the list are written by women, eighty-five are written by men and four have unknown authors. Each writer had to select his or her own list of ten books. Le Monde's 100 Books of the Century. The 100 Books of the Century (French: Les cent livres du siècle) is a list of the one hundred best books of the 20th century, according to a poll conducted in the spring of 1999 by the French retailer Fnac and the Paris newspaper Le Monde.

Le Monde's 100 Books of the Century

Starting from a preliminary list of 200 titles created by bookshops and journalists, 17,000 French voted by responding to the question, "Which books have stayed in your memory? " (« Quels livres sont restés dans votre mémoire ? »).[1] The list of acclaimed titles mixes great novels with poetry and theatre, as well as the comic strip.

The 10 Most Expensive Books in the World - Emily Temple - Entertainment. The astonishing prices people will pay to own a piece of human history On Friday, Christie's New York auctioned a copy of John James Audubon's Birds of America, which already holds the title of most valuable printed book in the world, having sold for about $11.5 million in 2010.

The 10 Most Expensive Books in the World - Emily Temple - Entertainment

In fact, according to The Economist, a true list of the ten most valuable single books ever sold would have to include five copies of The Birds of America. Though Friday's sale didn't break the record, the book still sold for a considerable sum: $7.9 million. To help you brush up on your knowledge of the very old and very valuable, we've compiled a list of the ten most expensive books ever sold—no white gloves necessary. The Greatest Books: The Best Books of All Time - 1 to 50. Luminarium: Anthology of English Literature.