MedlemAfricansky1

Samlingar
Alla samlingar (18,159), Damaged , discarded books (14), Ditt bibliotek (18,125), Archaeology (528), Anthropology (81), Architecture (1,324), cities (261), Art History (1,920), Africana ( South Afica), South African studies (3,504), Africana (rest of Africa) (726), America, USA, Canada, South America (475), Australia, Pacific, New Zealand (124), Biography memoirs, diaries, letters and autobiography (2,314), children s books (48), economic history and economics (1,716), Business ,Banking History, Company histories (438), Social history, sociology (1,725), Britain/England political history & history (1,264), England and Wales-countryside, topography,farming (1,409), Scotland- history , topography , countryside (531), Ireland history,topography ,countryside (94), London and the Thames (644), Britain in Pictures (90), Europe History (Italy and Greece , history, travel , art) (146), Europe History(France,Germany,Spain, Portugal (1,193), China, Malaya, Singapore, Far East -travel and history (226), Japan, history, economic history, politics, art (224), India, Pakistan, Nepal, Afghanistan, history, art, politics (319), Middle east travel, history, politics (235), Egypt (184), Russia-history, art history, architecture, travel (395), Travel & Exploration (1,700), Military history, warfare, war, regiments , (1,070), political history (685), science history, railways, technology, inventions (294), photography (92), books and book collecting (192), Illuminated Manuscripts (65), antiques ,interior design, silver, ceramics, china (512), jewellery (449), antique maps, cartography, geography (224), textiles ,costumes, history, fashion (231), clocks , watches, horology, time (58), Glass, art glass, manufacture (91), Oriental Rugs and carpets, carpets (52), Literature and novels (847), novels (121), natural history (229), gardens, plants, botany (168), cookery, food (170), Folio society (412), Önskelista (16), Ska läsas (1)
Taggar
history (3,599), ultb (2,134), South Africa (1,699), England (1,485), biography (1,182), Africana (1,175), art history (1,122), architecture (1,056), travel (851), topography (801), military history (761), economic history (690), local history (678), London (579), social history (546), Africa (484), literature (480), Britain (451), Scotland (417), Folio Society (381), jewellery (360), Johannesburg (350), Russia (343), memoirs (342), Europe (319), archaeology (312), Second World War (304), America (233), India (232), 19th century history (230), politics (224), exploration (221), economics (215), 20th century (193), France (189), autobiography (186), art (183), Scottish history (182), First World War (181), American history (177), history of London (165), antiques (165), Japan (162), History (154), Egypt (149), business history (147), food (142), Italy (139), China (135), Boer War (135), maps (128), financial history (127), cartography (126), museums (125), Middle East (124), gems (120), cities (120), Time Life series (120), labour history (118), 18th Century history (118), natural history (117), photographs (114), illustrated (113), Design (113), English history (109), South African history (109), Germany (104), travel and exploration (103), Spain (101), agricultural history (101), Australia (100), Ireland (98), banking history (97), anthology (95), pamphlet collection (91), war (91), voyages (90), cookery (90), English topography (90), Britain in Pictures (81), Greece (81), gold mining history (80), fashion (79), Cape Town (78), political history (77), novels (77), Cape (75), 17th century (73), humour (72), collecting (71), Rhodesia (70), Royalty (70), anthropology (70), countryside (70), poetry (69), Sshipping (69), European history (67), technology (67), books (67), country life (67), textiles (66), silver (66), antique jewellery (65), 16th century (65), glass (65), medieval period (63), naval history (63), South African art (61), history of jewellery (61), + (60), Rhodesiana Reprint library (60), porcelain (60), ceramics (59), Science (59), mining history (57), town planning (57), houses (57), gardens (57), Cookery (57), costume (57), churches (55), diamonds (55), Turkey (55), atlas (54), photography (54), Edinburgh (54), diaries (53), botany (53), farming (53), housing (53), buildings (52), the Thames (52), British history (52), Science history (51), navigation (51), economy (50), rivers (50), Art Nouveau (49), treasures (49), cartoons (49), African art (49), gold (49), Jewish history (48), railways (48), Soviet period (47), Rhodes (46), sociology (45), industrial revolution (45), Churchill (45), Paris (44), Persia (44), county travel (44), furniture (43), British empire (43), contemporary politics (42), pottery (42), Johannesburg history (42), Rome (41), Travel guides (41), guide (41), impressionism (41), historiography (40), Oriental carpets and rugs (40), Gandhi (40), Giles (40), Architecture (39), illuminated manuscripts (39), discovery (39), Iran (39), English literature (39), clocks (38), cathedrals (38), language (38), letters (38), philosophy (37), world history (37), USSR (37), sculpture (37), King Penguin series (37), economic growth (36), Vienna (36), building (36), jewels (36), Natal (36), religion (36), slavery (35), book collecting (35), geology (35), World War 1 (35), agriculture (35), Irish history (35), English (35), Saturday Books (35), watches (34), geography (34), air power (34), Russian History (34), economic development (34), minerals (33), country houses (33), Livingstone (32), travel guide (32), gardening (32), Israel (32), Lawrence Green (32), Smuts (32), Travel Guides (31), topography of Ireland (31), Zulu War (31), mining (31), travel & exploration (30), ships (30), British Museum (30), ancient history (30), dictionary (30), Indian history (30), social reform (29), Napoleon (29), history of economic thought (29), engineering (29), Art Deco (29), Biography (28), French history (28), Asia (28), French Revolution (28), navy (28), Cornwall (28), Victorian period (28), encyclopaedia (28), natural wonders (27), arts (27), West Africa (27), trade (27), monarchy (27), Hitler (27), demography (27), imperialism (27), short stories (26), Witwatersrand (26), African history (26), Problems in European Civilization (26), history of science (26), Elizabethan era (26), East Africa (26), transport (26), Moscow (26), Archaeology (26), how-to-do (26), books about books (25), Cape history (25), Yorkshire (25), Nazi era (25), Arthur Mee (25), Renaissance (25), empire (25), Pretoria (25), memoir (24), plants (24), Art history (24), international economy (24), Northumberland (24), folklore (24), culture (24), studies in economic history series (24), 1820 settlers (23), china (23), historians (23), Faberge (23), rural life (23), Tibet (23), Venice (23), South America (23), seafaring (23), Oxford (23), English social history (23), heritage (22), New York (22), interior decoration (22), paperback America (22), Zimbabwe (21), early man (21), Chinese art (21), Egyptology (21), Thailand (21), Berlin (21), Russian revolution (21), Roman history (20), transport history (20), migration (20), family history (20), crafts (20), villages (20), rural history (20), decorative arts (20), colonialism (20), German History (20), Darwin (20), industrialization (20), children's books (20), Kimberley (20)
Moln
Taggmoln, Författarmoln, Taggspegel
Medium
Grupper
Gått med
Feb 6, 2012
Riktigt namn
Katherine Munro
Om mitt bibliotek
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.

Om mig
Retired academic living in Johannesburg. Book enthusiast for life. tastes eclectic. Trail the second hand bookshops wherever I happen to be.
Vistelseort
Johannesburg
Favoritförfattare

Medlemmens krets

Vänner
Intressant bibliotek