Don't a good number of the "fair" books also fall into these categories? ----- Original Message ----- From: E. To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: Saturday, December 13, 2008 11:23 PM Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Fwd: Wish List "Defining Moment" Those books about nutrition, eating well inexpensively and handling money well may also fall into this educational category. Monica thank you for pointing out this route. We can all take advantage of the educational slant to learn to live better. E. At 10:58 PM 12/13/2008, you wrote: >Cindy, if he's not on this list, would you please let Paul know that this is >the kind of book that they'll scan at the Bookshare office if he's willing >to mail them a copy? I'm interested in reading it too, and my library >doesn't have it. That got me thinking about Carrie's goal of scanning 10 >books a day that are educational in some way. This book looks like a perfect >fit. Carrie is willing to scan books and then lets us validate them from >step 1 or gets the Worth Project to handle them. To me, that works out great >because the book is in great shape, and validating is an easy thing to do. >This whole concept applies to other books too, anything about history, >science, literature, art, disabilities, philosophy, etc. > >I want to make sure my email comes out right. I'm not trying to discourage >anyone from asking to have books scanned by volunteers. I just want people >to know that there's another good way of getting books like this scanned. > >Monica Willyard >"The best way to predict the future is to create it." -- Peter Drucker > >-----Original Message----- >From: Cindy Rosenthal >Sent: Saturday, December 13, 2008 7:52 PM >To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Fwd: Wish List "Defining Moment" > > >--- Paul Schroeder <pws@xxxxxxx> wrote: > > > Subject: Wish List "Defining Moment" > > Date: Sat, 13 Dec 2008 16:15:43 -0700 > > From: "Paul Schroeder" <pws@xxxxxxx> > > To: <POPULARPLACE@xxxxxxxxx> > > > > Cindy: > > > > Hi, I was surprised to not find this book on > > Bookshare. > > > > The Defining Moment > > FDR's Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope > > By > > Jonathan Alter > > Hardcover > > Publication Date: May 8, 2006 > > > > > > Please add to the list when you can. > > > > Paul W. Schroeder > > Vice President, Programs and Policy > > American Foundation for the Blind > > 1660 L Street, N.W., Suite 513 > > Washington, DC 20036 > > Phone: 202-822-0832 > > E-mail: pws@xxxxxxx > > Web: http://www.afb.org > > Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss > > (tm) > > > > > > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to >bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a >list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line. > > >__________ NOD32 3688 (20081212) Information __________ > >This message was checked by NOD32 antivirus system. >http://www.eset.com To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.