Category Archives: B – READING

READINGNOVEMBER 2017

(Philip José Farmer) The Celes­tial Blue­print and Other Sto­ries:
. . . . 27167. (Philip José Farmer) Rasti­gnac the Devil [story]
. . . . 27168. (Philip José Farmer) The Celes­tial Blue­print [story]
. . . . 27169. (Philip José Farmer) They Twin­kled Like Jew­els [story]
. . . . 27170. (Philip José Farmer) Totem and Taboo [story]
27171. (Gary W. Craw­ford) Advances in Under­stand­ing Early Agri­cul­ture in Japan
. . . . . [arti­cle]
27172. (David C. Orton, et al) Fish for the City: Meta-analysis of Archae­o­log­i­cal Cod
. . . . . Remains and the Growth of London’s North­ern Trade [arti­cle]
27173. (Bib­iana Agustí) Exca­va­tions arque­ològiques a Vilan­era [arti­cle]
27174. (Mil­jana Radi­vo­je­vić, et al) Repeal­ing the Çatal­höyük Extrac­tive Met­al­lurgy:
. . . . . The Green, the Fire and the “slag” [arti­cle]
27175. (John T. Koch) Some Pale­o­his­panic Impli­ca­tions of the Gaul­ish Inscrip­tion of
. . . . . Rezé [arti­cle]
27176. (Ben­jamin Isakhan & Fadi Dawood) Nego­ti­at­ing a Con­tested His­to­ri­og­ra­phy
. . . . . [arti­cle]
27177. (Ale­jan­dra Duk-Rodkin, et al) Tim­ing and Extent of Plio-Pleistocene Glacia­tions
. . . . . in North-Western Canada and East-Central Alaska [arti­cle]
27178. (Ian Tat­ter­shall) Defin­ing and Rec­og­niz­ing the Genus Homo [arti­cle]
27179. (William M. Brei­d­ing) The Skele­tons of Win­ter [arti­cle] Read more »

READINGOCTOBER 2017

27151. (Fred Kaplan) John Quincey Adams, Amer­i­can Vision­ary
27152. (Edward Kaplan) Japan’s Delayed Tran­si­tion into Early Civ­i­liza­tion [arti­cle]
27153. (John Bick­ham & George Bick­ham, Jr.) Fables and Other Short Poems Col­lected from
. . . . the Most Cel­e­brated Eng­lish Authors [1731 — fac­sim­ile]
27154. (Greg Hilde­brandt) Peter Pan [art­book, with brief sum­mary of Barrie’s novel]
27155. (Greg Hilde­brandt) Pinoc­chio [art­book; with brief sum­mary of Collodi’s novel]
27156. (Brid­get Bren­nan) NSW Intro­duces Nation’s First Laws to Rec­og­nize and Revive
. . . . Indige­nous Lan­guages [arti­cle]
27157. (Reid Stan­dish) Russia’s Neigh­bors Respond to Putin’s “Hybrid War” [arti­cle]
27158. (Vera South­gate) The Elves and the Shoe­maker [ill. Robert Lum­ley]
27159. (Vera South­gate) The Lit­tle Red Hen and the Grains of Wheat [ill. Robert Lum­ley]
27160. (Vera South­gate) The Old Woman and Her Pig [ill. Robert Lum­ley]
27161. (L. Du Garde Peach) The Story of Nel­son
27162. (James H. Bar­rett, Ali­son M. Locker & Cal­lum M. Roberts) The Ori­gins of Inten­sive
. . . . Marine Fish­ing in Medieval Europe: The Eng­lish Evi­dence [arti­cle]
27163. (Andrej Babiš) Czech Far Right Scores Big in Elec­tions, but Strug­gles to Form a
. . . . Gov­ern­ment [arti­cle]
27164. (Sylvia Creche) Two Tales of Mervyn Mouse [ill. Roger Twinn]
27165. (W. Mur­ray) Where We go
27166. (Tame Ramya) Depar­ture from the Tra­di­tional Liveli­hood: A Study on Puroiks of Kurung
. . . . Kumey Dis­trict, Arunachal Pradesh [article]

READINGSEPTEMBER 2017

27091. (Jason Patinkin) No Coun­try for Civil­ians [arti­cle]
27092. (Chris Mooney) The Repub­li­can War on Sci­ence
27093. (A. Mame­dov, et al) Ulug Depe, a For­got­ten City in Cen­tral Asia [arti­cle]
27094. (Elise Luneau) The Fall of the Oxus Civ­i­liza­tion and the Role of Exchanges with
. . . . . Neigh­bour­ing Soci­eties dur­ing the First Half of the Sec­ond Mil­len­nium BCE
. . . . . [arti­cle]
27095. (Mbu­la­heni Mulaudzi & Ian Lieben­berg) Plan­ning and Socio-Economic Inter­ven­tions
. . . . . in a Devel­op­men­tal State: The Case of South Africa [arti­cle]
27096. (Mehmet Özdoğan & Asli Özdoğan) Build­ings of Cult and Cult of Build­ings [arti­cle]
27097. (Rob­bie Gramer & Dan de Luce) Where’s Rex? [arti­cle]
27098. (Guđ­mundur Hálf­da­nar­son & Óla­fur Ras­trick) Cul­ture and the Con­sti­tu­tion of the
. . . . . Ice­landic in the 19th and 20th Cen­turies [arti­cle]
27099. (Gary W. Craw­ford & David G. Smith) Pale­oeth­nob­otany in the North­east [arti­cle]
27100. (Fred C. Woud­huizen) The Sea Peo­ples: Supe­rior on Land and At Sea [arti­cle]
27101. (Kate Beaton) Step Aside, Pops [graphic anthol­ogy]
27102. (John D. Pihach) Mudeater ― An Amer­i­can Buf­falo Hunter and the Sur­ren­der of
. . . . . Louis Riel Read more »

READINGAUGUST 2017

27073. [5] Walt Whit­man) By Blue Ontario’s Shore [poem]
27074. (Walt Whit­man) Walt Whitman’s Diary in Canada, with Extracts from Other of His
. . . . . Diaries and Lit­er­ary Note-books [ed. William Sloane Kennedy]
27075. (Steve Muhlberger) [in blog Muhlberger’s Early His­tory] Life in the Incom­pre­hen­si­ble
. . . . . Future ― A Clas­sic Sce­nario [arti­cle]
27076. (Steve Muhlberger) [in blog Muhlberger’s Early His­tory] Richard III: The New
. . . . . Evi­dence
27077. (David Miles) The Tale of the Axe ― How the Neolithic Rev­o­lu­tion Trans­formed
. . . . . Britain
27078. (Bert J. Goe­newoudt) Ken­nisat­las: stand van ken­nis en ken­nisleemten; een snelle
. . . . . inven­tarisatie [report]
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READINGJULY 2017

27046. (Becky Cham­bers) The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet
27047. (Klaus Haa­paniemi) Mon­sters
27048. (P. Bueno Ramírez & R. de Bal­bín Behrmann) Arte Mega­lítico en el Suroeste de la
. . . . . Penín­sula Ibérica. ¿Gru­pos en el arte Mega­lítico Ibérico? [arti­cle]
27049. (Lee R. Berger, et al) Aus­tralo­p­ithe­cus sed­iba: A New Species of Homo–Like
. . . . . Aus­tralo­p­ith from South Africa [arti­cle]
27050. (Eber­hard Zang­ger) The Luwian Civ­i­liza­tion –– The Miss­ing Link in the Aegean
. . . . . Bronze Age
27051. (War­wick Ball) Towards One World: Ancient Per­sia and the West
27052. (Frec C. Woud­huizen) Old Phry­gian: Some Texts and Rela­tions [arti­cle]
27051. (Peggy Brown) The Lit­tle Golden Book of Jokes and Rid­dles
27052. (Pas­cal Gag­neux, et al.) Gene Flow in Wild Chim­panzee Pop­u­la­tions: What Genetic
. . . . . Data Tell Us about Chim­panzee Move­ment over Space and Time [arti­cle]
27053. (Scott Chaskey) Seed­time –– On the His­tory, Hus­bandry, Pol­i­tics, and Promise of
. . . . . Seeds
27054. (Pierre Sepul­chre, et al) Evo­lu­tion of Lake Chad Basin Hydrol­ogy dur­ing the
. . . . . Mid-Holocene: A Pre­lim­i­nary Approach from Lake to Cli­mate Mod­el­ling [arti­cle]
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READINGJUNE 2017

27018. (Willem van Schen­del) A His­tory of Bangladesh
27019. (Torbe Bjarke Ballin) Mak­ing an Island World: Neolithic Shet­land ― Fel­site Pol­ished
. . . . . Axeheads/Adzes from Shet­land Museum [arti­cle]
27020. (David W.J. Gill) Amen­hotep III, Myce­nae and the Lau­rion [arti­cle]
27021. (Erwin Schrödinger) What Is Life?
27022. (Maria V. Stanyukovich) Anthro­ponymic For­mu­las in the Ifu­gao hud­hud and Other
. . . . . Epics of the Philip­pines [arti­cle]
27023. (Jack Beatty) Age of Betrayal ― The Tri­umph of Money in America,1865–1900
27024. (Max Planck Gesellschaft) Sci­en­tists Dis­cover the Old­est Homo sapi­ens Fos­sils at Jebel
. . . . . Irhood, Morocco [arti­cle]
27025. (Erwin Schrödinger) Mind and Mat­ter
27026. (Manuel Dominguez-Rodrigo, et al) Another Win­dow to the Sub­sis­tence of Mid­dle
. . . . . Pleis­tocene Hominins in Europe: A Tapho­nomic Study of Cuesta de la Bajada,
. . . . . Teruel, Spain [arti­cle]
27027. (Andrew Raw­son) A Clash of Thrones ― The Power-Crazed Medieval Kings, Popes
. . . . . and Emper­ors of Europe
27028. (Eric Shanower) Age of Bronze, vol.1: A Thou­sand Ships [graphic novel]
27029. (Christo­pher Franceschelli) Counta Block
27030. (Char­lotte L. King, et al) Con­sid­er­ing the Pale­oepi­demi­o­log­i­cal Impli­ca­tions of
. . . . . Socioe­co­nomic and Envi­ron­men­tal Change in South­east Asia [arti­cle]
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READINGMAY 2017

27001. (Jean-Paul Gagnon & Emily Beau­soleil) Resist and Reviv­ify ― Demo­c­ra­tic The­ory in a
. . . . . Time of Defi­ance [arti­cle]
27002. (Gary O. Rollef­son, et al) Inves­ti­ga­tions of a Late Neolithic Struc­ture at Mesa 7, Wadi
. . . . . al-Qattgafi, Black Desert, 2015 [arti­cle]
27003. (Kil­lian Driscoll) Coastal Com­mu­ni­ties in Ear­lier Pre­his­toric Ire­land: Plough­zone
. . . . . Sur­vey and the Tawin/Maree Stone Axes, Gal­way Bay [arti­cle]
27004. (Tor­ben Bjarke Ballin) A Later Bronze Age Assem­blage from Black­dog, Aberdeen­shire
. . . . . with Resid­ual Pieces from the Late Upper Pale­olithic and Other Peri­ods [arti­cle]
27005. (Zul­fiqar Shah) Colo­nial South Asia [arti­cle]
27006. (Peter Clines) The Fold
27007. (Christo­pher P. Atwood) Marco Polo’s Sino-Mongolian Toponyms, with Spe­cial
. . . . . Atten­tion to the Tran­scrip­tion of the Char­ac­ter zhou 州 [arti­cle]
(Keith Laumer) Grey­lorn:
. . . . 27008. (Keith Laumer) Grey­lorn [story]
. . . . 27009. (Keith Laumer) The Night of the Trolls [story]
. . . . 27010. (Keith Laumer) The Other Sky [story]
. . . . 27011. (Keith Laumer) The King of the City [story]
27012. (Aðal­heiður Guð­munds­dót­tir) “How Do You Know if it is Love or Lust?” On Gen­der,
. . . . . Sta­tus, and Vio­lence in Old Norse Lit­er­a­ture [arti­cle]
27013. (Dan Sim­mons) Drood
27014. (Matt Mogk) Every­thing You Ever Wanted to Know About Zom­bies
27015. (Pat Mur­phy) Inap­pro­pri­ate Behav­ior [story]
27016. (Craig A. Lockard) South­east Asia in World His­tory
27017. (Wal­ter Moore) Schrödinger ― Life and Thought

READINGAPRIL 2017

26963. (Chrys­tia Free­land) Plu­to­crats — The Rise of the New Global Super Rich and the Fall
.… . of Every­one Else
26964. (David M. Ander­son & Neil C.M. Car­rier) Khat: Social Harms and Leg­is­la­tion [arti­cle]
26965. (Gunilla Gren-Eklund) Poe­sis. On Cre­at­ing Art accord­ing to Aris­to­tle and San­skrit
.… . Poet­ics [arti­cle]
26966. (Pierre Augustin Caron de Beau­mar­chais) La Folle Journée, ou le Mar­riage de Figaro
.… . [play]
26967. (Ben­jamin W. Roberts & Mil­jana Radi­vo­je­vić) Inven­tion as a Process:
.… . Pyrotech­nolo­gies in Early Soci­eties [arti­cle]
(Robert Sil­ver­berg) The Cube Root of Uncer­tainty :
.… 26968. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Intro­duc­tion [pref­ace]
.… 26969. [2] (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Pas­sen­gers [story]
.… 26970. [2] (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Dou­ble Dare [story]
.… 26971. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) The Sixth Palace [story]
.… 26972. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Trans­la­tion Error [story]
.… 26973. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) The Shadow of Wings [story]
.… 26974. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Absolutely Inflex­i­ble [story]
.… 26975. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) The Iron Chan­cel­lor [story]
.… 26976. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Mug­wump Four [story]
.… 26977. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) To the Dark Star [story]
.… 26978. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Neigh­bor [story]
.… 26979. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Halfway House [story]
.… 26980. (Robert Sil­ver­berg) Sun­dance [story]
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READINGMARCH 2017

26938. (Theodore W. Jen­nings, Jr.) Plato or Paul? The Ori­gins of West­ern Homo­pho­bia
26939. [2] (Gertrude Frieden­berg) The Revolv­ing Boy
26940. (Rana Özbal) The Chal­lenge of Iden­ti­fy­ing House­holds at Tell Kurdu [arti­cle]
26941. (Raimund Karl) The Celts From Every­where and Nowhere ― A Re-evalutation of the
. . . . . Orig­ings of the Celts and the Emer­gence of Celtic Cul­tures [arti­cle]
26942. (John Christo­pher) The Long Win­ter
26943. (Bon­nie Pit­blado & Michael J. Shott) The Present and Future of Archaeologist-Collector
. . . . . Col­lab­o­ra­tion [arti­cle]
26944. (Adam Gaudry) Review of Riel’s Defense: Per­spec­tives on His Speeches by Hans V.
. . . . . Hansen (ed.) [review]
26945. (Shizuko Nat­suki) Mur­der at Mt. Fuji
26946. (Ana Cruz, Ana Graça & Luiz Oost­er­beek) Caves, Mega­lithism and Tumuli ― Three
. . . . . Diachronic Real­i­ties in Funer­ary Archaeog­ra­phy from Alto Rib­atejo [arti­cle]
26947. (Livy [Titus Livius]) The His­tory of Rome [books 27–36] [tr. Cyrus Edmonds] [d]
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READINGFEBRUARY 2017

26919. (Jack Williamson) Intro­duc­tion to E. E. Smith’s Sky­lark Three [pref­ace]
26920. [2] (Edward E. Smith) Sky­lark Three
26921. (John Bintliff) The Ori­gins and Nature of the Greek City-State and its Sig­nif­i­cance for
.… . World Set­tle­ment His­tory [arti­cle]
26922. (Tim Wyn­ton) An Open Swim­mer
26923. (Henry Louis Gates) The His­tory the Slave­hold­ers Wanted Us to For­get [arti­cle]
26924. (Nevine El-Aref) “Mon­u­men­tal” Build­ing Com­plex Dis­cov­ered at Qan­tir in Egypt’s
.… . Nile Delta [arti­cle]
26925. (Nina Mar­tyris) Fred­er­ick Dou­glass On How Slave Own­ers Used Food As a Weapon of
.… . Con­trol [arti­cle]
26926. (Pär Lagerkvist) The Dwarf
26927. [2] (Robert A. Hein­lein) The Witch’s Daugh­ters [poem]
26928. (Robert A. Hein­lein) Dance Ses­sion [poem]
26929. (Eran Elhaik) Solv­ing the Mys­tery of the Druze ― A 2,000-year-old Odyssey [arti­cle]
26930. (Armand Marie Leroi) The Lagoon ― How Aris­to­tle Invented Sci­ence
(Robert A. Hein­lein) Revolt In 2100:
.… 26931. [3] (Henry Kut­tner) The Inno­cent Eye [pref­ace]
.… 26932. [5] (Robert A. Hein­lein) If This Goes On— [story]
.… 26933. [4] (Robert A. Hein­lein) Coven­try [story]
.… 26934. [4] (Robert A. Hein­lein) Mis­fit [story]
.… 26935. [3] (Robert A. Hein­lein) Con­cern­ing Sto­ries Never Writ­ten: Post­script [arti­cle]
26936. (Jeremy Scahill) Black­wa­ter ― The Rise of the World’s Most Pow­er­ful Mer­ce­nary Army
26937. (Z. Alem­seged; R. Robe & D. Ger­aads) Com­pa­ra­bil­ity of Fos­sil Data and Its
.… . Sig­nif­i­cance for the Inter­pre­ta­tion of Hominin Envi­rons: A Case Study in the Lower
.… . Omo Val­ley, Ethiopia