Bloomsbury (United States)

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Name: Bloomsbury (United States)
Country: United States
population: 905
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NEIBA 2014: Affirming the Value of Indies

Billed as “A Conversation with Publishers,” the plenary panel featured Molly Stern, senior v-p, publisher of Crown Publishers, Hogarth, and Archetype; Dennis Johnson, cofounder and copublisher of Melville House; and George Gibson, publishing director ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Time to stop and taste the apples.

It's fall, time to stop and taste the apples.Back in the 19th century, the United States grew about 7,500 different varieties, writes Rowan Jacobsen in "Apples of Uncommon Character." Apples were a mainstay of small farms nationwide, enjoyed fresh and ... [Published Pocono Record - 12 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Watching the Pride Film, Mark Simpson Remembers LGSM & Mark Ashton

I think the time has come to share a secret about my past I’ve kept hid­den for far too long.Back in the 20th Century, when I was still a teen­ager (just) – and a long, long time before I became cyn­ical old queen — I shook a bucket for the miners as ... [Published Gay.com - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Labor's battle against exploitation by capital, 150 years ago and today

TORONTO – On Sept. 28, 1864, the International Working Men’s Association was founded in London. It became the prototype of all organizations of the Labor movement, which both reformists and revolutionaries subsequently took to be their point of refer ... [Published Japan Times - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

'Fives And Twenty-Fives' Is One Man's Moving Account Of War

iStockFives and Twenty-Fives  is Michael Pitre’s debut novel and an exhausting read about the perils of the Iraq War.Bloomsbury USAI didn’t like this novel because of the way it was written. I dislike reading books which flash back in time so frequently ... [Published WBSM-AM - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Glow in the dark: how history’s boldest women embraced vulnerability

Head and Heart: a painting by the German-Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon, who died in AuschwitzWomen in Dark TimesJacqueline RoseBloomsbury, 340pp, £20Women and the Vote: a World HistoryJad AdamsOxford University Press, 516pp, £30About a third of the ... [Published New Statesman - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 2 reports

Apples: In celebration of the varieties you haven't met yet

This site is optimized for mobile devices with no download required. | A new book, “Apples of Uncommon Character,” celebrates the varieties you haven’t met yet.Do people keep life lists of the apples that fall into their lives, akin to the records birders ... [Published Beaver County Times - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

I Grew Up the Son of an Islamic Jihadist

On November 5, 1990, an Arab gunman assassinated Rabbi Meir Kahane during a speech at Marriot Hotel in New York City. My mother woke me up the minute she saw the breaking news on TV, and we fled the house in a terrified daze. I was 7 years old at the ... [Published TIME.com - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 2 reports

Planning for Unretirement and Why It Pays Dividends to Work Longer

It pays to invest in your human capital, maintaining your skills and adding to your educationSeveral years ago I picked up a book published in 1920 by Simon Wilson Straus, president of the American Society for Thrift. His description of the popular image ... [Published Time - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Author of metric system history to speak in Portland

In a throwback to a raging national debate, John Bemelmans Marciano will be at Longfellow Books in Portland on Thursday, Aug. 28, to talk about his new book, "Whatever Happened to the Metric System? How American Kept Its Feet." He will converse with artist ... [Published Portland Daily Sun - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Robert Skidelsky's Superb Biography of John Maynard Keynes: From the Archives from a Decade Ago

Over at Equitable Growth:Robert Skidelsky's Biography of John Maynard Keynes: Archive Entry From Brad DeLong's Webjournal: August 06, 2004:Sitting next to Lord Skidelsky in the Sala Maggioranza of the Italian Treasury (after they turned off the air conditioning, ... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 2 reports

Keith Simpson's Summer 2014 Reading List

Another nine months before the General Election and, probably, barring accidents, no more ministerial reshuffles following this summer. Historically, July, August, September have been months of crisis in international affairs, and this summer we commemorate ... [Published Iain Dale's Diary - Jul 13 2014]

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...I don’t think they’re going away.” Gibson, a former bookseller at Boston's Old Corner Bookstore, added: "Independents have come back to the center of conversation. We’re all trying to grow our sales at independent stores.”"
...in the apple world," he said in a phone interview, recalling the research that led him to a single USDA orchard in Geneva, N Y , with 2,000 kinds. "It's crazy, inventive, creative genius — almost like the Robin Williams of fruit."
...Obama's ‘pivot to Asia' policy is at its core a policy of containing China – it is a ‘forward-deployed diplomacy to face China in its backyard. "…But it would be folly for America to build its new strategy thinking that the Middle East has nothing to do with China.” (Nasr 2013, 229, 215-6)"
"I guess that they're doing a European-style brewing, or that there's something more exacting about it," he said. "In farmers' markets, pints are making a big comeback, and high-end bottled water comes in liters. A German-style beer garden has everything in liters."

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NEIBA 2014: Affirming the Value of Indies [Published PublishersWeekly.com - 1 hour ago]
Time to stop and taste the apples. [Published Pocono Record - 12 hours ago]
Watching the Pride Film, Mark Simpson Remembers... [Published Gay.com - 23 hours ago]
'Fives And Twenty-Fives' Is One Man's Moving Ac... [Published WBSM-AM - Sep 30 2014]
Labor's battle against exploitation by capital,... [Published Japan Times - Sep 29 2014]
From Running Joke to Role Model: Progress in Ev... [Published Council on Hemispheric Affairs - Sep 26 2014]
Glow in the dark: how history’s boldest women e... [Published New Statesman - Sep 25 2014]
Apples: In celebration of the varieties you hav... [Published Beaver County Times - Sep 23 2014]
Author profiles abundance of apple varieties [Published Columbian.com - Sep 23 2014]
Can You Pass The "China Threat" Quiz? [Published Counter Currents - Sep 17 2014]
A Worthy Adversary: Ambassador Terence A. Todm... [Published Council on Hemispheric Affairs - Sep 09 2014]
I Grew Up the Son of an Islamic Jihadist [Published TIME.com - Sep 04 2014]
Planning for Unretirement and Why It Pays Divid... [Published Time - Sep 02 2014]
Planning for Unretirement and Why It Pays Divid... [Published TIME.com - Sep 02 2014]
In the news: Price fighters [Published The Hindu - Aug 30 2014]
UCSB Literature Scholar Examines Meaning of Mat... [Published Noozhawk.com - Aug 26 2014]
Author of metric system history to speak in Por... [Published Portland Daily Sun - Aug 26 2014]
[tt] NYT: Amir Alexander reviews John Bemelmans... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 25 2014]
Jeff Buckley: The Eternal Life of Grace [Published American Spectator - Aug 25 2014]
Robert Skidelsky's Superb Biography of John May... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 19 2014]
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Courting New Enthusiasts for Classic Pastimes: ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Aug 02 2014]
SCOOP! We have the results of the innagural Cha... [Published Wine Pages - Aug 01 2014]
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Modan, Tiwary, ‘Saga,’ Los Bros Win Eisner Awards [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 26 2014]
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I Grew Up the Son of an Islamic Jihadist [Published TIME.com - Sep 04 2014]
On November 5, 1990, an Arab gunman assassinated Rabbi Meir Kahane during a speech at Marriot Hotel in New York City. My mother woke me up the minute she saw the breaking news on TV, and we fled the house in a terrified daze. I was 7 years old at the ...
Planning for Unretirement and Why It Pays Divid... [Published TIME.com - Sep 02 2014]
Several years ago I picked up a book published in 1920 by Simon Wilson Straus, president of the American Society for Thrift. His description of the popular image of thrift in History of the Thrift Movement in America still rings true nearly a century ...
[tt] NYT: Amir Alexander reviews John Bemelmans... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 25 2014]
Amir Alexander reviews John Bemelmans Marciano: Whatever Happened to theMetric System? http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/24/books/review/whatever-happened-to-the-metric-system-by-john-bemelmans-marciano.html Amir Alexander's latest book, "Infinitesimal: ...
Robert Skidelsky's Superb Biography of John May... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 19 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth:Robert Skidelsky's Biography of John Maynard Keynes: Archive Entry From Brad DeLong's Webjournal: August 06, 2004:Sitting next to Lord Skidelsky in the Sala Maggioranza of the Italian Treasury (after they turned off the air conditioning, ...
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Over at Equitable Growth: Robert Skidelsky's Biography of John Maynard Keynes: Archive Entry From Brad DeLong's Webjournal: August 06, 2004 : Sitting next to Lord Skidelsky in the Sala Maggioranza of the Italian Treasury (after they turned off ...
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