The Son of the last of a long line of thinkers. (delascabezas) wrote,
The Son of the last of a long line of thinkers.

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the bidness end of things first

first off, I will post my book list for q1 2004.
later, storytime as to why I have been MIA.

So as per a recent request, the fiction and nonfiction lists are as follows:

Wolves of the Calla, Stephen King (me)
A Wild Sheep Chase by Haruki Murakami (tx to murnkay)
Lamb : The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore (tx to sempereadem)
A Saucer of Loneliness: Volume VII, The Complete Stories of Theodore Sturgeonby Theodore Sturgeon, Paul S. Williams (Editor), Kurt Vonnegut (thanks to Judy)
Davita's Harp by Chaim Potok (tx to lengjade)
The Saga of the Volsungs: The Norse Epic of Sigurd the Dragon Slayer by Jesse L. Byock (which i have read but must reread to compare to the next, tx to lengjade)
Nibelungenlied by A.T. Hatto (Translator) (tx to lengjade)

Narrative Threads : Accounting and Recounting in Andean Khipu (me)
"Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!": Adventures of a Curious Character by Edward Hutchings (Editor), Ralph Leighton, Richard Phillips Feynman, Albert Hibbs (Introduction) (tx to murnkay)
On the Manner of Negotiating with Princes: From Sovereigns to CEOs, Envoys to Executives -- Classic Principles of Diplomacy and the Art of Negotiationby Callieres, A. F. Whyte (Translator), Charles Handy (Introduction), Francois de Callieres (tx to sempereadem)
Empire: The Rise and Demise of the British World Order and the Lessons for Global Power by Niall Ferguson (tx to Judy)
Engendering the Chinese Revolution: Radical Women, Communist Politics, and Mass Movements in the 1920s by Christina Kelley Gilmartin (tx to lengjade)
Gregory of Tours: The History of the Franksby Lewis Thorpe (Translator), Gregory of Tours (tx to lengjade)
Sainted Women of the Dark Ages by John E. Halborg (Editor), E. Gordon Whatley (Editor), Jo A. McNamara (Editor), Gordon Whatley (Editor) (tx to lengjade)

I know there are those of you out there who can yet add to this list, and have not checked in. Now is your chance! I am about done with Prey by Michael Crichton, which I ought to finish up around the time chellez finishes DaVinchi Code by Dan Brown.

My wish list has been updated to reflect all your good input. Thanks to those who have already participated.

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