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A place to make recommendations for functions or features you'd like to see incorporate into LibraryThing. Sometimes known as "Recommended Site …
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For those that love to delve into the past and get lost in a saga about a past era.
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A group for those interested and involved in entering the personal libraries of famous readers into LibraryThing as Legacy Libraries. For discussions …
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Devoted to those who enjoy reading non-fiction, even when they don't have to.
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Come and jump through history with us. This is a group for anyone who loves to read about history. We have monthly themes chosen and hosted by our …
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Any member who wants to talk about books, people, events that happened that long ago. What were you reading 50+ years ago? In elementary school? In …
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A place to discuss books on military history and related topics.
Pulitzer, Booker, Nobel, Orange, PEN-Faulkner, Booker International, Whitbread, Hugo, Edgar, Nebula, etc. A place to discuss the merits and failures …
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A place for discussing history in general. Why do you read history? What does it mean to you? How do you approach various interpretations of the past? …
A group for readers who enjoy British history set during the 18th and 19th centuries, particularly the Georgian and Regency eras.
For those who are interested in the history and culture of Elizabethan England.
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Each written history has its own viewpoint, but which is correct and why? Is it the big men that make the big movements of history or the other way …
For discussion of the history and archaeology of Roman and "Dark Ages" Britain, and of historical fiction set in that period. Authors are allowed to …
Group for talking about ancient history, particularly Greek and Roman, but also including that of other ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern …
This discussion group is an extension of a rather ambitious personal reading goal. I want to read about the Reformation Era in England and Europe, …
A group for those who enjoy reading books on American History -- From Discovery through the present.
Group for discussion of books on World War II. All facets of the conflict are fair game. The causes of the war, military strategy, social history, the …
A group for those interested in the study of religion globally, primarily with a historical perspective. Included would be early ritual evidence from …
A group for those with an interest in medieval history, art, music, literature, philosophy, theology, language, warfare - in short, any aspect of …
A group for linguists, armchair linguists, would-be linguists, budding linguists, linguists-in-training, linguistic anthropologists, and/or anybody …
For those who dig Arthurian texts and novels. Discuss King Arthur, Camelot, the Knights, Avalon, etc.
For those studying the great American Civil War that tested whether that nation, or any nation, so conceived and so dedicated, can long endure. …
A group to gather together those who want to discuss Marxist and/or socialist topics and hopefully also discuss different Marxist/socialist …
A group for anyone interested in what historical reality may lie behind the legend of the Trojan war, in how and over what period the Iliad and the …
All Aboard! This group is for the discussion of trains, railroads and railways, their equipment, function, books about railroad (and railways), …
Reading about all the former presidents will show what has lead up to the historical events that are being made in 2009. My sister and I are both …
A group for people that like to read about Africa. Fiction, travel, history, or other material centered on Africa, from Egypt to South Africa, Senegal …
From the Fall of the Roman Empire to the 17th century. The everlasting effect of British history on the rest of the world.
Discussion of Juneteenth history, its legacy, the New Juneteenth Federal Holiday, and the people places and things associated with the oldest African …
A group to share research, theories and maybe books about the Authorship of the Shakespeare plays. Focus on Edward De Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford.
For those interested in Reformation history (English and European)