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If : the untold story of Kipling's American years by 1954- Christopher E. G. Benfey

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Travel back to 1988 and read about some of the headline stories from that year!

January 20. The Beatles, The Beach Boys, The Drifters, The Supremes, and Bob Dylan are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

The phantom of the opera by 1868-1927 Gaston Leroux

January 26The Phantom of the Opera opens on Broadway.

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What were you reading in 1988? Check out this list to jog your memory.

The cardinal of the Kremlin by 1947-2013 Tom Clancy

History? Biography? Science? What were you reading in 1988? Check out this list to jog your memory.

A brief history of time by 1942- Stephen Hawking
The power of myth by 1904-1987 Joseph Campbell

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Montag, a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom.

Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, this is the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression.

An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a war room full of politicians and generals frantically try to stop.

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