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by Sue Anderson
May 19th, 2020, 5:10 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo
Replies: 133
Views: 2772

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo

The following has been uploaded to the share drive: Title: The Life of Moses Maimonides Author: Michael Friedländer (1833 – 1910) Text URL: https://archive.org/details/guideforperplexe00maimiala/page/xiv/mode/2up Duration: 42:38 MP3 URL: https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/lifeofmaimonid...
by Sue Anderson
May 18th, 2020, 10:22 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo
Replies: 133
Views: 2772

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo

Hello, I am considering reading chapter II from THE SUBWAYS AND TUNNELS OF NEW YORK: METHODS AND COSTS by Gilbert H. Gilbert pending approval. Please let me know if this would work for the short nonfiction collection. https://books.google.com/books?id=wlKuwOooY4YC&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_...
by Sue Anderson
May 18th, 2020, 9:33 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo
Replies: 133
Views: 2772

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo

Good morning - I've committed to a solo reading of "The Guide for the Perplexed" by Moses Maimonides. This project will be exclusively a reading of the text without the introductory material. I'm going off of this text: https://archive.org/details/guideforperplexe00maimiala/page/n3/mode/2up I was w...
by Sue Anderson
May 18th, 2020, 9:09 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo
Replies: 164
Views: 2760

Re: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo

Volume 074 was a great collection of readings! As BC, I just want to say thank you to all who participated. :D Also, I wanted to say to those readers, whose contributions weren't mentioned specifically in my summary for the catalog, I didn't forget you! With 21 selections, my blurb ran to three para...
by Sue Anderson
May 18th, 2020, 8:54 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo
Replies: 133
Views: 2772

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo

Here is my contribution and I apologise that it's probably not much fun to listen to... :oops: But at least, it's just 10:25: https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf075_velocities_jackson_ava_128kb.mp3 Table of different velocities expressed in meters per second by Mr. James Jackson from...
by Sue Anderson
May 16th, 2020, 1:05 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo
Replies: 133
Views: 2772

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo

Here comes part 1: https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf075_seventheenthcentury_philippson_pn81_128kb.mp3 Title: Europe in the MIddle of The Seventeenth Century (from "The Histry of All Nations from earliest times volume XIII "The Age of Louis XIV") Author: Martin Philippson Source tex...
by Sue Anderson
May 16th, 2020, 5:28 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo
Replies: 133
Views: 2772

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo

Piotrek81 wrote:
May 16th, 2020, 4:04 am
I'm planning to record another history-themed chapter for this one. Are you OK with another two-parter?

Hi Piotr, Glad to hear you're busy recording! :) Europe has a long and storied history. Sure, your two-parter will be welcome in volume 075.
by Sue Anderson
May 15th, 2020, 5:32 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo
Replies: 133
Views: 2772

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo

Welcome to the 75th volume of the Short Nonfiction Collection. This is a place to share a special interest by recording a short work of public domain nonfiction. If you haven't something already in mind that you'd like to record, there are many bookshelves at Gutenberg.org to explore http://www.gute...
by Sue Anderson
May 15th, 2020, 5:31 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo
Replies: 133
Views: 2772

COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 075 - jo

FULL: Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 075 This project is now complete. All audio files can be found on our catalog page here: https://librivox.org/short-nonfiction-collection-vol-075-by-various/ This collection is dedicated to recordings of short nonfiction works in English which are in the Publi...
by Sue Anderson
May 15th, 2020, 4:42 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo
Replies: 164
Views: 2760

Re: FULL: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo

Betty and Tricia, maybe you two should start a group read of the 1896 Fannie Farmer Boston Cooking School Cookbook? it's available on Google books: https://www.google.com/books/edition/The_Original_Boston_Cooking_school_Cook/OI4_AQAAMAAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&dq=boston+cooking+school+cookbook&printsec=frontc...
by Sue Anderson
May 15th, 2020, 4:26 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo
Replies: 164
Views: 2760

Re: FULL: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo

https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf074_rhodeisland_johnson_bbs_128kb.mp3 Uploaded for spot check. Not sure what happened there in transmission... For even more excitement check out MY solo on Crisco!! Betty The Whys of Cooking Janet McKenzie HILL (1852 - 1933) https://librivox.org/th...
by Sue Anderson
May 14th, 2020, 2:59 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo
Replies: 164
Views: 2760

Re: FULL: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo

Volume 074 is FULL; please hold your selections for Vol. 075!
by Sue Anderson
May 14th, 2020, 2:49 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo
Replies: 164
Views: 2760

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo

The Story of Crisco Marion Harris Neil https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf074_storyofcrisco_neil_tg_128kb.mp3 https://archive.org/details/calendarofdinner00neiluoft/page/8/mode/2up 25:33 Back when Crisco was the Miracle Food, and hydrogenated trans fats were not the enemy. EDIT: oh, ...
by Sue Anderson
May 14th, 2020, 2:45 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo
Replies: 164
Views: 2760

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo

Volume 074 is FULL! Please hold your recordings for the next volume of the Short Nonfiction Collection, which will be up shortly. Look for it in the "Readers Wanted Short Works (Poetry and Prose) thread.
by Sue Anderson
May 14th, 2020, 2:15 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo
Replies: 164
Views: 2760

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 074 - jo

And last but not least.... https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf074_rhodeisland_johnson_bbs_128kb.mp3 Time is 7.54 What to See in America by Clifton Johnson (1865-1940) Published in 1922 "Rhode Island" http://archive.org/details/whattoseeinamer01johngoog/page/n80/mode/2up BettyB Many t...