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About meNegro male born in New England but a Geechie at heart.
About my libraryBrings together a seemingly disparate collection of books that only connect in my mind.
GroupsAfrican/African American Literature, All Books Africa, All Things New England, Anarchism, Anglophiles, Bookcases: If You Build/Buy Them, They Will Fill, Books By Us, Connecticut Nutmeggers, Deep South, Food History —show all groups, History at 30,000 feet: The Big Picture, Institute for the American Founding, Mises Circle, North Carolina LT Group, Political Conservatives, Sartorialists unite!, Tea!, The Drones Club (all things P.G. Wodehouse), The Well-Educated Mind by Susan Wise-Bauer, Unitarian Universalist Readers, Young Fogey's Fire Place
Favorite authorsChinua Achebe, Henry Adams, Louis Auchincloss, David Cannadine, Ron Chernow, Harold Cruse, Ralph Ellison, Niall Ferguson, Patrick Leigh Fermor, Paul Fussell, Marcus Garvey, Ernest Hemingway, Zora Neale Hurston, Paul Johnson, Tony Martin, Thomas Sowell, Anthony Trollope, Mark Twain, Peter Viereck, A. N. Wilson, Peter H. Wood (Shared favorites)
Favorite librariesAlbany Branch (Hartford Public Library), Charlotte Mecklenburg Library - Main Library, Hartford Public Library, New Haven Free Public Library: Main Library (Ives Memorial Library), The Boston Athenaeum, Yale University - Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library (BRBL), Yale University - Sterling Memorial Library (SML)
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Real nameJ. Newell
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceMar 18, 2006
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