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Col·leccions
Totes les col·leccions (17,830), La teva biblioteca (17,812), Archaeology (524), Anthropology (78), Architecture (1,320), cities (257), Art History (1,903), Africana ( South Afica), South African studies (3,373), Africana (rest of Africa) (710), America, USA, Canada, South America (477), Australia, Pacific, New Zealand (120), Biography memoirs, diaries, letters and autobiography (2,249), children s books (56), economic history and economics (1,708), Business ,Banking History, Company histories (429), Social history, sociology (1,716), Britain/England political history & history (1,238), England and Wales-countryside, topography,farming (1,396), Scotland- history , topography , countryside (529), Ireland history,topography ,countryside (94), London and the Thames (639), Britain in Pictures (87), Europe History (Italy and Greece , history, travel , art) (141), Europe History(France,Germany,Spain, Portugal (1,189), China, Malaya, Singapore, Far East -travel and history (225), Japan, history, economic history, politics, art (226), India, Pakistan, Nepal, Afghanistan, history, art, politics (304), Middle east travel, history, politics (223), Egypt (180), Russia-history, art history, architecture, travel (388), Travel & Exploration (1,675), Military history, warfare, war, regiments , (1,033), political history (687), science history, railways, technology, inventions (262), photography (84), books and book collecting (190), Illuminated Manuscripts (64), antiques ,interior design, silver, ceramics, china (516), jewellery (446), antique maps, cartography, geography (216), textiles ,costumes, history, fashion (229), clocks , watches, horology, time (54), Glass, art glass, manufacture (96), Oriental Rugs and carpets, carpets (51), Literature and novels (830), novels (119), natural history (223), gardens, plants, botany (167), cookery, food (170), Folio society (407), Llista de desitjos (16), Per llegir (1)
Etiquetes
history (3,600), ultb (2,143), South Africa (1,698), England (1,487), biography (1,163), Africana (1,129), art history (1,122), architecture (1,063), travel (852), topography (803), military history (751), economic history (689), local history (679), London (575), social history (547), Africa (484), literature (480), Britain (452), Scotland (416), Folio Society (380), jewellery (360), Johannesburg (347), Russia (343), memoirs (341), Europe (319), archaeology (311), Second World War (303), America (238), India (231), 19th century history (230), politics (225), exploration (221), economics (214), 20th century (194), France (190), autobiography (187), art (184), Scottish history (181), First World War (180), American history (178), antiques (169), history of London (165), Japan (161), History (154), Egypt (148), business history (145), food (143), Italy (139), Boer War (135), China (135), financial history (127), maps (127), museums (125), cartography (123), Middle East (123), cities (122), Time Life series (120), gems (120), labour history (118), 18th Century history (118), natural history (117), Design (115), photographs (113), illustrated (113), English history (108), Germany (104), agricultural history (101), Spain (101), travel and exploration (100), Australia (100), Ireland (98), banking history (96), anthology (94), South African history (93), pamphlet collection (91), war (91), cookery (90), voyages (90), English topography (89), Greece (82), Britain in Pictures (81), fashion (79), political history (77), gold mining history (77), novels (77), Cape Town (76), Cape (75), 17th century (73), collecting (72), humour (72), countryside (70), glass (70), Royalty (70), anthropology (70), Rhodesia (70), Sshipping (69), poetry (69), country life (67), silver (67), European history (67), textiles (67), technology (66), books (66), 16th century (65), antique jewellery (65), medieval period (63), naval history (63), history of jewellery (61), porcelain (60), South African art (60), ceramics (60), Rhodesiana Reprint library (60), Science (59), Cookery (58), costume (57), houses (57), town planning (56), gardens (55), diamonds (55), churches (55), atlas (54), Edinburgh (54), housing (54), farming (53), Turkey (53), mining history (53), buildings (53), British history (52), photography (52), the Thames (52), diaries (52), botany (52), navigation (51), rivers (50), economy (50), Science history (50), treasures (49), gold (49), African art (49), Art Nouveau (49), Jewish history (48), cartoons (47), Soviet period (47), furniture (46), railways (46), sociology (45), industrial revolution (45), Churchill (44), Rhodes (44), county travel (44), Persia (44), pottery (42), contemporary politics (42), British empire (42), impressionism (42), Paris (42), Oriental carpets and rugs (41), guide (41), Rome (41), Gandhi (40), Johannesburg history (40), Travel guides (40), Giles (40), historiography (39), English literature (39), discovery (39), Iran (39), world history (38), language (38), Architecture (38), cathedrals (38), letters (38), illuminated manuscripts (38), King Penguin series (37), clocks (37), USSR (37), building (37), sculpture (37), philosophy (37), economic growth (36), Vienna (36), religion (36), jewels (36), economic development (35), English (35), book collecting (35), Irish history (35), World War 1 (35), agriculture (35), Saturday Books (35), slavery (35), Natal (35), air power (34), gardening (34), watches (34), geography (34), country houses (33), geology (33), Israel (32), minerals (32), Livingstone (32), travel guide (32), Lawrence Green (32), mining (31), Smuts (31), topography of Ireland (31), Travel Guides (31), British Museum (30), Russian History (30), ships (30), ancient history (30), travel & exploration (30), dictionary (30), Napoleon (29), how-to-do (29), social reform (29), encyclopaedia (29), Art Deco (29), Victorian period (28), French Revolution (28), Cornwall (28), engineering (28), arts (28), navy (28), Asia (28), French history (28), history of economic thought (28), natural wonders (27), trade (27), demography (27), Hitler (27), imperialism (27), West Africa (27), history of science (26), Indian history (26), Zulu War (26), East Africa (26), short stories (26), Problems in European Civilization (26), Elizabethan era (26), transport (26), Moscow (26), monarchy (26), Archaeology (26), Biography (26), Witwatersrand (26), Yorkshire (25), books about books (25), empire (25), Nazi era (25), Arthur Mee (25), Renaissance (25), studies in economic history series (24), plants (24), memoir (24), Northumberland (24), folklore (24), culture (24), international economy (24), historians (23), 1820 settlers (23), china (23), South America (23), rural life (23), Pretoria (23), Faberge (23), African history (23), seafaring (23), Cape history (22), Tibet (22), Art history (22), paperback America (22), decorative arts (22), interior decoration (22), Venice (22), Oxford (22), Zimbabwe (21), heritage (21), stained glass (21), Thailand (21), early man (21), Berlin (21), Chinese art (21), Egyptology (21), New York (21), family history (20), German History (20), children's books (20), migration (20), English social history (20), Kimberley (20), villages (20), Roman Britain (20), rural history (20), crafts (20), colonialism (20), guides (20), transport history (20), industrialization (20), Japanese art (19)
Núvols
Núvol d'etiquetes, Núvol d'autors, Mirall d'etiquetes
Suport
Grups
S'ha unit
Feb 6, 2012
Real Name
Katherine Munro
About My Library
Collection built up over 40years, focus on travel and exploration, history, economic history, architecture, Africana, art history, map collecting, British topography, social and agricultural history, Folio Society. Many books collected in my teaching of economic history, history and economics. Strong interest in architecture and housing . I am. also building up collections of Time Life series / Newsweek series (history,
museums, art, cities, photography). My library comprises nearly 14 000 books, and have now been catalogued. All the books in my library are actual books owned by me and can be touched, opened, read and enjoyed as treasures . Books open doors to other people's souls and ideas and take one back through time . I have catalogued in order to know what I own .

Use of the Rating system
1 star - awful book not worth keeping
2 stars- some merit, keeping in the library but not overly impressed
3 stars - good effort and a lot of interest
4 stars - a very good book and a worthy reference or an excellent read
5 stars - a superb book , recommended to the highest degree and had influenced me in an important way.

About Me
Retired academic living in Johannesburg. Book enthusiast for life. tastes eclectic. Trail the second hand bookshops wherever I happen to be.
Ubicació
Johannesburg
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