New York Public Library's Books of the Century

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The following is a complete list of the titles included in the exhibition Books of the Century at The New York Public Library's Center for the Humanities, May 20, 1995-July 13, 1996, and in The New mostrar mais York Public Library's Books of the Century, published by Oxford University Press. Find the Book! mostrar menos
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Things Fall Apart (1958) por Chinua Achebe
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
The Stranger (1942) por Albert Camus
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
Lord Jim (1900) por Joseph Conrad
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
The Lover (1984) por Marguerite Duras
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
The Bride Price (1976) por Buchi Emecheta
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
The Wretched of the Earth (1961) por Frantz Fanon
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
A Passage to India (1924) por E. M. Forster
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
Non-Violent Resistance (Satyagraha) (1970) por M. K. Gandhi
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
The Emperor: Downfall of an Autocrat (1978) por Ryszard Kapuściński
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
Kim (1901) por Rudyard Kipling
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
I, Rigoberta Menchú: An Indian Woman In Guatemala (1983) por Rigoberta Menchú
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
Guerrillas (1975) por V. S. Naipaul
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
Cry, the Beloved Country (1948) por Alan Paton
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
Wide Sargasso Sea (1966) por Jean Rhys
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
Season of Migration to the North (1966) por Tayeb Salih
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
The Family of Man (1955) por Edward Steichen
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
Charter of the United Nations and Statute of the International Court of Justice (1945) por United Nations
Colonialism & Its Aftermath
The Education of Henry Adams (1907) por Henry Adams
Economics & Technology
A Theory of the Consumption Function (1957) por Milton Friedman
Economics & Technology
The Affluent Society (1958) por John Kenneth Galbraith
Economics & Technology
The Road to Serfdom (1944) por F. A. Hayek
Economics & Technology
The Death and Life of Great American Cities (1961) por Jane Jacobs
Economics & Technology
The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money (1936) por John Maynard Keynes
Economics & Technology
Whole Internet User's Guide and Catalog (1992) por Ed Krol
Economics & Technology
Superhighway-Superhoax (1970) por Helen Leavitt
Economics & Technology
Small is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered (1973) por E. F. Schumacher
Economics & Technology
The Theory of the Leisure Class (1899) por Thorstein Veblen
Economics & Technology
The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1904) por Max Weber
Economics & Technology
The Snowy Day (1962) por Ezra Jack Keats
Favorites of Childhood and Youth
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (1950) por C. S. Lewis
Favorites of Childhood and Youth
Sarah, Plain and Tall (1985) por Patricia MacLachlan
Favorites of Childhood and Youth
The Tale of Peter Rabbit (1902) por Beatrix Potter
Favorites of Childhood and Youth
The Catcher in the Rye (1951) por J. D. Salinger
Favorites of Childhood and Youth
O Sítio das Coisas Selvagens (1963) por Maurice Sendak
Favorites of Childhood and Youth
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1943) por Betty Smith
Favorites of Childhood and Youth
Charlotte's Web (1952) por E. B. White
Favorites of Childhood and Youth
The Age of Anxiety: A Baroque Eclogue (1947) por W. H. Auden
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts (1953) por Samuel Beckett
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Fictions (1944) por Jorge Luis Borges
Landmarks of Modern Literature
The Waste Land (1922) por T. S. Eliot
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Invisible Man (1952) por Ralph Ellison
Landmarks of Modern Literature
The Portable Faulkner (1946) por William Faulkner
Landmarks of Modern Literature
The Portable Faulkner: Revised and Expanded Edition (1967) por William Faulkner
Landmarks of Modern Literature
O grande Gatsby (1925) por F. Scott Fitzgerald
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Gypsy Ballads (1928) por Federico García Lorca
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Cem anos de solidão (1967) por Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Ulysses (1922) por James Joyce
Landmarks of Modern Literature
The Metamorphosis (1915) por Franz Kafka
Landmarks of Modern Literature
The Metamorphosis and Other Stories [Dover] (1915) por Franz Kafka
Landmarks of Modern Literature
On the Road (1957) por Jack Kerouac
Landmarks of Modern Literature
A Montanha Mágica (1924) por Thomas Mann
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Renascence and Other Poems (1917) por Edna St. Vincent Millay
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Song of Solomon (1977) por Toni Morrison
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Lolita (1955) por Vladimir Nabokov
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Six Characters in Search of an Author (1921) por Luigi Pirandello
Landmarks of Modern Literature
In Search of Lost Time (1913) por Marcel Proust
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Portnoy's Complaint (1967) por Philip Roth
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Tender Buttons (1914) por Gertrude Stein
Landmarks of Modern Literature
The Three Sisters (1901) por Anton Tschechow
Landmarks of Modern Literature
To the Lighthouse (1927) por Virginia Woolf
Landmarks of Modern Literature
Native Son (1940) por Richard Wright
Landmarks of Modern Literature
The Wild Swans at Coole (1920) por William Butler Yeats
Landmarks of Modern Literature
The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales (1976) por Bruno Bettelheim
Mind & Spirit
Suicide (1897) por Emile Durkheim
Mind & Spirit
Studies in the psychology of sex (1940) por Havelock Ellis
Mind & Spirit
The Interpretation of Dreams (1900) por Sigmund Freud
Mind & Spirit
The Prophet (1923) por Kahlil Gibran
Mind & Spirit
The Varieties of Religious Experience (1902) por William James
Mind & Spirit
On Death and Dying: What the Dying Have to Teach Doctors, Nurses, Clergy, and Their Own Families (1969) por Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
Mind & Spirit
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1962) por Ken Kesey
Mind & Spirit
The Politics of Ecstasy (Leary, Timothy) (1968) por Timothy Leary
Mind & Spirit
Coming of Age in Samoa (1928) por Margaret Mead
Mind & Spirit
Why I Am Not a Christian and Other Essays on Religion and Related Subjects (1957) por Bertrand Russell
Mind & Spirit
Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology (1943) por Jean-Paul Sartre
Mind & Spirit
Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care (1945) por Benjamin Spock
Mind & Spirit
The Courage to Be (1952) por Paul Tillich
Mind & Spirit
The Holy Bible: New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) (1989) por Zondervan
Mind & Spirit
Silent Spring (1962) por Rachel Carson
Nature's Realm
Radioactive Substances (1904) por Marie Curie
Nature's Realm
The Meaning of Relativity (1922) por Albert Einstein
Nature's Realm
A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There (1949) por Aldo Leopold
Nature's Realm
King Solomon's Ring: New Light on Animals' Ways (1949) por Konrad Lorenz
Nature's Realm
The Life of the Bee (1901) por Maurice Maeterlinck
Nature's Realm
Peterson Field Guides to Eastern Birds, 4th Edition (1934) por Roger Tory Peterson
Nature's Realm
Smoking and Health A Report of the Surgeon General por United States Department of Agriculture
Nature's Realm
The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA (1969) por James D. Watson
Nature's Realm
The Diversity of Life (1992) por Edward O. Wilson
Nature's Realm
The complete poems, 1927–1979 (1983) por Elizabeth Bishop
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
Goodnight Moon (1947) por Margaret Wise Brown
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
Shadows on the Rock (1931) por Willa Cather
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
The Best of Simple (1961) por Langston Hughes
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
The Country of the Pointed Firs (1896) por Sarah Orne Jewett
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
Platero and I: An Andalusian Elegy (1956) por Juan Ramón Jiménez
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
The Story of My Life (1903) por Helen Keller
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
To Kill a Mockingbird (1960) por Harper Lee
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
Winnie-the-Pooh (1926) por A. A. Milne
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
Etiquette (1922) por Emily Post
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
Joy of Cooking [1931]: A Facsimile of the First Edition 1931 (1998) por Irma S. Rombauer
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
Pygmalion (1913) por George Bernard Shaw
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
The Hobbit (1937) por J. R. R. Tolkien
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
The Inimitable Jeeves (1923) por P. G. Wodehouse
Optimism, Joy, Gentility
Ball Four: My Life and Hard Times Throwing the Knuckleball in the Big Leagues (1970) por Jim Bouton
Popular Culture
Tarzan of the Apes (1914) por Edgar Rice Burroughs
Popular Culture
In Cold Blood (1965) por Truman Capote
Popular Culture
How to Win Friends & Influence People (1936) por Dale Carnegie
Popular Culture
The Big Sleep (1939) por Raymond Chandler
Popular Culture
The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1920) por Agatha Christie
Popular Culture
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902) por Arthur Conan Doyle
Popular Culture
Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) por Zane Grey
Popular Culture
Stranger in a Strange Land (1961) por Robert A. Heinlein
Popular Culture
Catch-22 (1961) por Joseph Heller
Popular Culture
The Turn of the Screw (1898) por Henry James
Popular Culture
Carrie (1974) por Stephen King
Popular Culture
Peyton Place (1956) por Grace Metalious
Popular Culture
Gone with the Wind (1936) por Margaret Mitchell
Popular Culture
The Cat in the Hat (1957) por Dr. Seuss
Popular Culture
Dracula (1897) por Bram Stoker
Popular Culture
The Day of the Locust (1939) por Nathanael West
Popular Culture
The Bonfire of the Vanities (1987) por Tom Wolfe
Popular Culture
Twenty Years at Hull-House (1910) por Jane Addams
Protest & Progress
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (1939) por James Agee
Protest & Progress
The Fire Next Time (1963) por James Baldwin
Protest & Progress
U.S.A. (1938) por John Dos Passos
Protest & Progress
The Souls of Black Folk (1903) por W. E. B. Du Bois
Protest & Progress
Growing Up Absurd: Problems of Youth in the Organized Society (1960) por Paul Goodman
Protest & Progress
There Are No Children Here: The Story of Two Boys Growing Up in the Other America (1991) por Alex Kotlowitz
Protest & Progress
The Battle with the Slum (1902) por Jacob A. Riis
Protest & Progress
And the Band Played On: Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemic (1987) por Randy Shilts
Protest & Progress
The Jungle (1906) por Upton Sinclair
Protest & Progress
Strange Fruit (1944) por Lillian Smith
Protest & Progress
The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens (1931) por Lincoln Steffens
Protest & Progress
The Grapes of Wrath (1939) por John Steinbeck
Protest & Progress
The House on Henry Street (1911) por Lillian D. Wald
Protest & Progress
The Autobiography of Malcolm X (1965) por Malcolm X
Protest & Progress
The Handmaid's Tale (1985) por Margaret Atwood
Utopias & Dystopias
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (1906) por J. M. Barrie
Utopias & Dystopias
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900) por L. Frank Baum
Utopias & Dystopias
Fahrenheit 451 (1953) por Ray Bradbury
Utopias & Dystopias
A Clockwork Orange (1962) por Anthony Burgess
Utopias & Dystopias
Herland (1915) por Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Utopias & Dystopias
The Jewish State (1896) por Theodor Herzl
Utopias & Dystopias
Lost Horizon (1933) por James Hilton
Utopias & Dystopias
Brave New World (1932) por Aldous Huxley
Utopias & Dystopias
1984 (1949) por George Orwell
Utopias & Dystopias
Atlas Shrugged (1957) por Ayn Rand
Utopias & Dystopias
Walden Two (1948) por B. F. Skinner
Utopias & Dystopias
The Time Machine (1895) por H. G. Wells
Utopias & Dystopias
Requiem (1966) por Anna Ahkmatova
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (1970) por Dee Brown
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
The Gathering Storm (1948) por Winston S. Churchill
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
The Diary of a Young Girl (1947) por Anne Frank
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition (1947) por Anne Frank
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
The Good Soldier Svejk (0) por Jaroslav Hašek
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Por Quem os Sinos Dobram (1940) por Ernest Hemingway
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Dispatches (1977) por Michael Herr
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Hiroshima (Expanded edition) (1946) por John Hersey
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Mein Kampf (1925) por Adolf Hitler
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Darkness at Noon (1940) por Arthur Koestler
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Ten Days that Shook the World (1919) por John Reed
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
All Quiet on the Western Front (1928) por Erich Maria Remarque
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
The War Poems of Siegfried Sassoon (1919) por Siegfried Sassoon
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Cancer Ward (1968) por Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
The Complete Maus (1986) por Art Spiegelman
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Armenian atrocities, the murder of a nation (1975) por Arnold Joseph Toynbee
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung (1968) por Mao Tse-Tung
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
Night (1956) por Elie Wiesel
War, Holocaust, Totalitarianism
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1969) por Maya Angelou
Women Rise
The Second Sex (1953) por Simone de Beauvoir
Women Rise
Against Our Will: Men, Women, and Rape (1973) por Susan Brownmiller
Women Rise
Woman suffrage and politics; the inner story of the suffrage movement (1923) por Carrie Chapman Catt
Women Rise
The Feminine Mystique (1963) por Betty Friedan
Women Rise
Dust Tracks on a Road: An Autobiography (1942) por Zora Neale Hurston
Women Rise
The Golden Notebook (1962) por Doris Lessing
Women Rise
Sisterhood Is Powerful: An Anthology of Writings from the Women's Liberation Movement (1970) por Robin Morgan
Women Rise
My Fight for Birth Control (1969) por Margaret Sanger
Women Rise
The Color Purple (1982) por Alice Walker
Women Rise
The Age of Innocence (1920) por Edith Wharton
Women Rise

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