Den svenska sångboken
Den svenska sångboken ("The Swedish Song book") is a 1997 Swedish book with 331 songs (in 2003 a new version with 365 songs was published), written by Anders Palm and Johan Stenström. It was followed ...
Citizen Soldiers
Citizen Soldiers: The U.S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany is a non-fiction book about World War II written by Stephen E. Ambrose and published in 1997. It dea...
Even the Stars Look Lonesome
Even the Stars Look Lonesome (1997) is African-American writer and poet Maya Angelou's second book of essays, published during the long period between her fifth and sixth autobiographies, All God's Ch...
The Mayne Inheritance
The Mayne Inheritance is a non-fiction book written by Queensland author Rosamond Siemon. It was first published in 1997 by University of Queensland Press, and a new edition with updated information w...
Objectivity and Liberal Scholarship
"Objectivity and Liberal Scholarship" is the title of an essay by the US academic Noam Chomsky. It was first published as part of Chomsky's American Power and the New Mandarins. Parts of the essay wer...
The Perfect Storm (book)
The Perfect Storm is a creative nonfiction book written by Sebastian Junger and published by W. W. Norton & Company in 1997. The paperback edition (ISBN 0-06-097747-7) followed in 1999 from Harper...
Father Ernetti's Chronovisor: The Creation and Disappearance of the World's First Time Machine
Father Ernetti's Chronovisor: The Creation and Disappearance of the World's First Time Machine (original title in German: Dein Schicksal ist vorherbestimmt: Pater Ernettis Zeitmaschine und das Geh...
The Life of the Cosmos
The Life of the Cosmos is a 1997 book by theoretical physicist Lee Smolin. In the book, Smolin details his Fecund universes which applies the principle of natural selection to the birth of universes. ...
1997 in literature
The year 1997 in literature involved some significant events and new books.
Misha: A Mémoire of the Holocaust Years
Misha: A Mémoire of the Holocaust Years is a literary hoax by Misha Defonseca, first published in 1997. The book was fraudulently published as a memoir telling the supposed true story of how the autho...
The Walls Came Tumbling Down
The Walls Came Tumbling Down is a film script written by author Robert Anton Wilson, first published in book form in 1997.
The introduction of the book includes Wilson's thoughts abouts many thing...
Zen at War
Zen at War is a book written by Brian Daizen Victoria, first published in 1997. The second edition appeared in 2006.
The book focuses on the history of Zen Buddhism and Japanese militarism from th...
Guns, Germs, and Steel
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies is a 1997 transdisciplinary nonfiction book by Jared Diamond, professor of geography and physiology at the University of California, Los Angeles (U...
The Fall of Blood Mountain
The Fall of Blood Mountain is the twenty-sixth book of the award-winning Lone Wolf book series created by Joe Dever.
Lone Wolf books rely on a combination of thought and luck. Certain statistics ...
The Number Devil
The Number Devil: A Mathematical Adventure (German: Der Zahlenteufel. Ein Kopfkissenbuch für alle, die Angst vor der Mathematik haben) is a book for children and young adults that explores mathema...
A Lot of Hard Yakka
A Lot of Hard Yakka, subtitled "Triumph and torment: a county cricketer's life," is the first volume of autobiography by the cricketer-journalist Simon Hughes, and the William Hill Sports Book of the ...
Learning Perl
Learning Perl, also known as the llama book, is a tutorial book for the Perl programming language, and is published by O'Reilly Media. The first edition (1993) was authored solely by Randal L. Schwart...
A Century of Boxing Greats: Inside the Ring with the Hundred Best Boxers
A Century of Boxing Greats:Inside the Ring with the Hundred Best Boxers is a book about boxing, written by Patrick Myler and published in England in 1997 by Robson Books. Printed in Great Britain by S...
The Best American Short Stories 1997
The Best American Short Stories 1997, a volume in The Best American Short Stories series, was edited by Katrina Kennison and by guest editor E. Annie Proulx. This was the first and only year that the...