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NAME ~ Further Reading
This elegant incarnation of the Cliff House at Land’s End survived the 1906 earthquake,
only to be destroyed by fir the following year.
!LOST (overviews & introductions)
A Field Guide to Getting Lost by Rebecca Solnit
The Lost Art of Finding Our Way by John Edward Huth
Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology by Caroline Paul, Wendy MacNaughton
The Lost History of Aztec & Maya by Charles Phillips
The Fires of Vesuvius: Pompeii Lost and Found by Mary Beard
Bonfire of the Vanities: Extremism the Harbinger of Loss
Fire in the City: Savonarola and the Struggle for Renaissance Florence by Lauro Martines
The Burning of the Vanities: Savonarola and the Borgia Pope by Desmond Seward
The Impossible Museum: The Best Art You'll Never See by Céline Delavaux
Scurvy: Lost & Found
Scurvy: How a Surgeon, a Mariner, and a Gentlemen Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail by
Stephen R. Brown
Extreme Medicine: How Exploration Transformed Medicine in the Twentieth Century by Kevin Fong
A Treatise of the Scurvy, in Three Parts: Containing an Inquiry Into the Nature, Causes, and Cure, of That
Disease by James Lind
Amelia Earhart: The Woman Who Flew into the Sunset
Finding Amelia: The True Story of the Earhart Disappearance by Ric Gillespie
The Sound of Wings: the Life of Amelia Earhart by Mary S. Lovell
The Earhart Enigma: Retracing Amelia's Last Flight by Dave Horner
Lost San Francisco: Earthquakes and Fires and Progress! Oh! My!
San Francisco's Lost Landmarks by James R. Smith
Lost San Francisco by Dennis Evanosky, Eric J. Kos
San Francisco Is Burning: The Untold Story of the 1906 Earthquake and Fires by Dennis Smith
Denial of Disaster: The Untold Story and Photographs of the San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 by Gladys
San Francisco: The City's Sights and Secrets by Leah Garchik
Tenochtitlan: Lost Beneath Mexico City
The Aztecs by Brian M. Fagan
The Toltec Heritage: From The Fall Of Tula To The Rise Of Tenochtitlán by Nigel Davies
Aztecs by Eduardo Matos & Felipe Solis Olguin. Moctezuma, Felipe Solis Olgulin, Peter Sawbridge
Directional Impairment & the Art of Getting Lost
Theory of the Derive and Other Situationist Writing on the City by Libero Andreotti, Xavier Costa
This Reading List is online in clickable and downloadable form, including online suggestions at
For each salon, we invite our speakers to share the resources and interesting reading they came across in researching their talk,
so that we can all dig more deeply. These reading lists, along with selected excerpts, illustrations and summaries of each month's
talks are compiled in our monthly Odd Salon Journal. This reading list was compiled by Odd Salon with Beth Abdallah,
Chris Carrico, Amy Widdowson, Barry Synoground and Michael Sollazzo. Thank you guys!