Books referenced in various posts, with links to online editions (where free and legal).

Abercrombie, Joe. Best Served Cold. New York: Orbit, 2009.

Abraham, Daniel. An Autumn War (The Long Price Quartet Book Three). New York: Tor, 2008.

Abraham, Daniel. A Betrayal in Winter (The Long Price Quartet Book Two). New York: Tor, 2007.

Abraham, Daniel. The Dragon’s Path (The Dagger and the Coin Book One). New York: Orbit, 2011.

Abraham, Daniel. The Price of Spring (The Long Price Quartet Book Four). New York: Tor, 2009.

Abraham, Daniel. A Shadow in Summer (The Long Price Quartet Book One). New York: Tor, 2006.

Adams, Douglas. So Long and Thanks for All the Fish. In The More Than Complete Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. New York: Random House, 1989.

Bagwell, Richard. Ireland Under the Tudors. Vol. III. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1890.

Baker, Nicholson. Double Fold: Libraries and the Assault on Paper. New York: Random House, 2001.

Banks, Iain M. The Algebraist. San Francisco and Portland: Night Shade Books, 2005.

Bester, Alfred. The Stars My Destination. New York: Vintage Books, 1996.

Bloch, R. Howard. Medieval Misogyny and the Invention of Western Romantic Love. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991.

Boles, Frank. Selecting & Appraising Archives & Manuscripts (Archival Fundamentals Series II). Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2005.

Braudel, Fernand. The Structures of Everyday Life: The Limits of the Possible (Civilization and Capitalism 15th–18th Century, Volume I). Translation revised by Siân Reynolds. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1992.

Brunhoff, Jean de. The Story of Babar (Babar Books).

Brust, Steven. The Book of Athyra. New York: Ace Books, 2003.

Chadwick, Bruce. I Am Murdered: George Wythe, Thomas Jefferson, and the Killing That Shocked a New Nation. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2009.

Cherryh, C. J. Cyteen. New York: Warner Books, 1988.

Connolly, Sheila. Fundraising the Dead. New York: Berkley Books, 2010.

Davidson, James West and Mark Hamilton Lytle. After the Fact: The Art of Historical Detection. New York: Knopf, 1982.

Deetz, James. In Small Things Forgotten: An Archaeology of Early American Life. New York: Anchor Books, 1996.

Doss, Erika. Memorial Mania: Public Feeling in America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010.

Durham, David Anthony. Acacia (The War with the Mein Book One). New York: Doubleday, 2007.

Gaddis, John Lewis. The Landscape of History: How Historians Map the Past. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Gallay, Alan. The Indian Slave Trade: The Rise of the English Empire in the American South, 1670–1717. New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 2002.

Gentle, Mary. The Black Opera. San Francisco, Calif.: Night Shade Books, 2012.

Gentle, Mary. Lost Burgundy (The Book of Ash #4). New York: Eos, 2000.

Gentle, Mary. Carthage Ascendant (The Book of Ash #2). New York: Eos, 2000.

Gentle, Mary. A Secret History (The Book of Ash #1). New York: Eos, 1999.

Gentle, Mary. The Wild Machines (The Book of Ash #3). New York: Eos, 2000.

Gibson, William. Neuromancer. New York: Ace, 1984.

Gibson, William. Spook Country. New York: Berkley, 2008.

Gordon, Tammy S. Private History in Public: Exhibition and the Settings of Everyday Life. Lanham, MD: AltaMira Press, 2010.

Great Britain Colonial Office. The Colonial Office List for 1920. London: Harrison, 1920.

Handler, Richard and Eric Gable. The New History in an Old Museum: Creating the Past at Colonial Williamsburg. Durham: Duke University Press, 1997.

Harvey, Miles. The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime. New York: Random House, 2000.

Herring, Mark Y. Fool’s Gold: Why the Internet Is No Substitute for a Library. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., 2007.

Hurley, Andrew. Beyond Preservation: Using Public History to Revitalize Inner Cities. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2010.

Ildrewe, Miss, ed. The Language of Flowers. Boston: De Vries, Ibarra, & Co., 1865., PDF accessed 24 November 2012.

Janzen, John M. Lemba, 1650–1930: A Drum of Affliction in Africa and the New World. New York: Garland Pub, 1982.

Levy, David M. Scrolling Forward: Making Sense of Documents in the Digital Age. New York: Arcade Publishing, 2001.

McMorris, Penny. Crazy Quilts. New York: E. P. Dutton, Inc., 1984.

Martin, George R. R. A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire Book One).

Miéville, China. Embassytown. New York: Del Rey, 2011.

Miéville, China. The Scar. New York: Del Rey, 2004.

Mifflin, Margot. The Blue Tattoo: The Life of Olive Oatman. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009.

Miller, Daniel and Sophie Woodward. Blue Jeans: The Art of the Ordinary. Berkeley, Calif.: University of California Press, 2012.

Mires, Charlene. Independence Hall in American Memory. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002.

Parks, Tim. Medici Money: Banking, Metaphysics, and Art in Fifteenth-Century Florence. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2005.

Perrot, Philippe. Fashioning the Bourgeoisie: A History of Clothing in the Nineteenth Century. Translated by Richard Bienvenu. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994.

Pohl, Frederik. Stopping at Slowyear. New York: Spectra, 1992.

Preston, Andrew. Sword of the Spirit, Shield of Faith. New York: Knopf, 2012.

The Protocols of the Elders of Zion.

Richter, Daniel K. Facing East from Indian Country: A Native History of Early America. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 2001.

Richter, Daniel K. The Ordeal of the Longhouse: The Peoples of the Iroquois League in the Era of European Colonization. Chapel Hill: Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, by the University of North Carolina Press, 1992.

Ridener, John. From Polders to Postmodernism: A Concise History of Archival Theory. Duluth, Minn: Litwin Books, 2009.

Rosenzweig, Roy and David Thelen. The Presence of the Past: Popular Uses of History in American Life. New York: Columbia University Press, 1998.

Rothfuss, Patrick. The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day One). New York: DAW Books, Inc., 2007.

Rothfuss, Patrick. The Wise Man’s Fear (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day Two). New York: DAW Books, Inc., 2011.

Scott, Joan Wallach. Gender and the Politics of History. New York: Columbia University Press, 1988.

Smith, Mark M. Sensing the Past: Seeing, Hearing, Smelling, Tasting, and Touching in History. Berkeley, Calif.: University of California Press, 2007.

Smolenski, John. Friends and Strangers: The Making of a Creole Culture in Colonial Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010.

Society of American Archivists. Describing Archives: A Content Standard. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2007.

Stanton, Cathy. The Lowell Experiment: Public History in a Postindustrial City. Amherst and Boston: University of Massachusetts Press, 2006.

Stephenson, Neal. The Confusion (Baroque Cycle Volume II). New York: William Morrow, 2004.

Stephenson, Neal. Reamde. New York: William Morrow, 2011.

Stratton, Royal B. Captivity of the Oatman Girls. New York: Carlton & Porter, 1859. (Google Books)

Stross, Charles. Accelerando. New York: Ace Books, 2005. E-pub edition. (

Thomson, Keith. Legacy of the Mastodon: The Golden Age of Fossils in America. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2008.

Tilden, Freeman. Interpreting Our Heritage. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2008.

Ulrich, Laurel Thatcher. The Age of Homespun: Objects and Stories in the Creation of an American Myth. New York: Vintage Books, 2001.

Varley, John. Steel Beach. New York: Ace Books, 1993.

Verne, Jules. Around the World in Eighty Days. Oxford, MS: Project Gutenberg, 2008. E-pub edition. (Project Gutenberg)

Verne, Jules. Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea. Oxford, MS: Project Gutenberg, 2001. E-pub edition. (Project Gutenberg)

Walpole, Horace. The Castle of Otranto. Oxford, MS: Project Gutenberg, 2002. E-pub edition. (Project Gutenberg)

Watts, Peter. βehemoth (Rifters Book Three). 2007. E-pub edition. (

Watts, Peter. Blindsight. 2006. E-pub edition. (

Watts, Peter. Maelstrom (Rifters Book Two). 2001. E-pub edition. (

Watts, Peter. Starfish (Rifters Book One). 2000. E-pub edition. (

Westad, Odd Arne. The Global Cold War: Third World Interventions and the Making of Our Times. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Willingham, Bill and Lan Medina. Fables Vol. 1: Legends in Exile.

Willis, Connie. All Clear. New York: Spectra, 2010.

Willis, Connie. Blackout. New York: Spectra, 2010.

Willis, Connie. Doomsday Book. New York: Spectra, 1993.

Willis, Connie. To Say Nothing of the Dog. New York: Bantam, 1998.

Zuckerman, Michael. Peaceable Kingdoms: New England Towns in the Eighteenth Century. New York: Knopf, 1970.