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Swann's Way
Marcel Proust, Lydia Davis
Snow Country
Yasunari Kawabata, Edward G. Seidensticker
Proust's Way: A Field Guide to In Search of Lost Time
Roger Shattuck
The Mind At Night: The New Science Of How And Why We Dream
Andrea Rock
The Magic Mountain
Thomas Mann, John E. Woods
Semiotics and the Philosophy of Language (Advances in Semiotics)
Umberto Eco
Persona: A Biography of Yukio Mishima
Naoki Inose, Hiroaki Sato
The Inquisition of Climate Science
James L Powell
State of the World 2013: Is Sustainability Still Possible?
The Worldwatch Institute
Media Studies: Texts, Institutions and Audiences
Lisa Taylor;Andrew Willis
Thinking The Unthinkable: Ideas Which Have Upset Conventional Thought - Peter Brookesmith From the blurb:
Men have always tended to construct systems of scientific thought and to persecute those whose theories don't fit into the accepted framework...
This collection of essays appraises some of the most radical notions ever to have perturbed the scientific establishment.


Some of the contents:

Evolution
Velikovsky
Nikola Tesla
Hollow Earth Theory
Soviet Psi

An interesting and entertaining read.