Books L to R
Cyberspace edited by Michael L. Benedikt.
Inside I found a clipping from Viilage Voice withthis story: Phiber Optik Goes Directly to Jail by Julian Dibbel. Dibell, the author of A Rape in Cyberspace an oft-cited article on Lambdamoo which was expanded in My Tiny Life and, most recently Play Money, has been writing interestingly and entertainingly about virtual communities since the early 90's.
Basics of Left-Handed Calligraphy by Margaret Shepherd
Presidents Birthplaces, Homes and Burial Sites by Rachel M. Kochmann
Tales of Times Square by Josh Alan Friedman
The Celts by Nora Chadwick
Queen Victoria's Little Wars by Byron Farwell
Bye Bye Baby: My Tragic Love Affair with The Bay City Rollers by Caroline Sullivan
Even music critics were young once
The Kingdom in the Country by James Conaway
Paper Moon by Joe David Brown
Originally titled Addie Pray the book from which Movie (and then, apparently, the TV series) was made
Outside Lies Magic: Regaining History and Awareness in Everyday Places by John R. Stilgoe
Spiked Boots: Sketches of the North Country by Robert E. Pike
He's a lumberjack
Just the One: The Wives and Times of Jeffrey Bernard by Graham Lord
A life of Jeffrey Bernard a frequently unwell journalist who liked a drink. Or, probably, a drinker who liked to write. His autobiography, Low Life is most entertaining, if also frightening.
All the Devils Are Here by David Seabrook
Children of the City: At Work and At Play by David Nasaw
Scent of Dried Roses by Tim Lott
Medieval Village by G. G. Coulton
One Night Stands by Rosa Liksom
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