Saturday, October 22, 2011

This Week's Acquisitions (and Last)

Some recent arrivals:

- The Explorer's Code by Kitty Pilgrim (Scribner, 2011). Publisher.

- 1812: The Navy's War by George C. Daughan (Basic Books, 2011). Publisher.

- The Books of the Pilgrims by Lawrence D. Geller and Peter J. Gomes (Garland, 1975). The Americanist (via ABE)

- A More Perfect Heaven: How Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos by Dava Sobel (Bloomsbury, 2011). Publisher.

- The Sugar Barons: Family, Corruption, Empire, and War in the West Indies by Matthew Parker (Bloomsbury, 2011). Publisher.

- A Study in Sherlock: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon; edited by Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger (Bantam, 2011). Publisher.


Peter K Steinberg said...

This doesn't mean that it's your last (as in final) "This Week's Acquisitions" does it? Sadly, it's THE highlight of my Saturday.

JGodsey said...

study in sherlock is on my list too

JBD said...

PKS - no, just means last week's are included.
JG - I had a very hard time working on Friday with the book tempting me from my desk!

Peter K Steinberg said...