Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Ong's Hat: The Beginning” as Want to Read:
Ong's Hat: The Beginning
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Ong's Hat: The Beginning

by
3.95  ·  Rating details ·  21 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
The elusiveness of the Incunabula's original proponents, Emory Cranston (a pseudonym) and Joseph Matheny (his real name), has spawned wild speculation that the Ong's Hat legend is nothing but a media hoax. However there is a dark side to this story, which may help explain their circumspection. This title tells that story.
Paperback, 187 pages
Published September 1st 2002 by Sky Books (NY)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Ong's Hat, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Ong's Hat

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-48)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Douglas
Apr 09, 2014 rated it really liked it
I happened onto this book by pure chance. I'm not even totally sure why I started reading it, since I had promised myself I would finish Going Clear before starting another book.... Well, I'm glad I broke my promise.

The Incunabula catalog is an amazing piece of media. Similar to the piecemeal catalog in Vandermeer's City of Saints and Madmen, it is a wonderful narrative, a breadcrumb trail, created from the listings of several books and papers. Surprisingly, while reading it, I came upon a disc
...more
Andrew Ceyton
Jan 04, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: own
I obsessed with this for years. Thank you Doctors.
Josh
rated it liked it
Sep 14, 2015
Kylie
rated it really liked it
Apr 21, 2014
Tamzen
rated it really liked it
Mar 09, 2011
Nik
rated it liked it
Sep 03, 2013
Jeffrey Koval
rated it really liked it
Aug 11, 2011
Wade Aaron Inganamort
rated it it was amazing
Jan 21, 2012
P. Emerson
rated it it was amazing
Sep 12, 2013
evelyn harmer
rated it it was amazing
Jun 16, 2017
Ja
rated it it was ok
Sep 06, 2017
Gabriel Walsh
rated it it was amazing
May 15, 2014
Joseph Matheny
Dec 23, 2009 rated it liked it  ·  (Review from the author)
Jonathan Clede
rated it really liked it
Sep 13, 2015
Jeremy Maddux
rated it really liked it
Jun 25, 2017
Jason Ratliff
rated it really liked it
May 07, 2017
Mike Sauve
rated it really liked it
Jan 18, 2015
Psuke
rated it really liked it
Nov 11, 2011
David Metcalfe
rated it it was amazing
Aug 08, 2014
Terri-Lea Chowles
rated it it was ok
Dec 30, 2012
Jeremy Carson
rated it really liked it
Jan 16, 2015
Enso
added it
May 08, 2009
Richard Horsman
marked it as to-read
May 18, 2010
Jason
marked it as to-read
May 23, 2011
Turboflake
marked it as to-read
Jan 10, 2012
Ania
marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2012
Nathan
added it
Jun 28, 2012
Feltonfruehyahoo.com
marked it as to-read
Oct 13, 2012
Bachaar Arnaout
marked it as to-read
Nov 11, 2012
Edhoncho
marked it as to-read
Jul 12, 2013
Brandon
marked it as to-read
Oct 26, 2013
Frank Wetzig
marked it as to-read
Dec 03, 2013
David Moore
marked it as to-read
Jan 01, 2014
Tim
marked it as to-read
Feb 10, 2014
Corina Estefanía
marked it as to-read
Feb 17, 2014
Loren Butler
marked it as to-read
Feb 24, 2014
Carl
added it
Mar 19, 2014
UglyOldBat
marked it as to-read
Dec 23, 2014
Jim
marked it as to-read
Dec 28, 2014
Dave  Dahlberg
marked it as to-read
Jun 15, 2015
Maureen
marked it as to-read
Jul 25, 2015
Maysa Bayona
marked it as to-read
Aug 10, 2015
Diane
added it
Aug 12, 2015
Ryan
marked it as to-read
Oct 02, 2016
Janice
marked it as to-read
Oct 05, 2016
Barbora Kallista
marked it as to-read
Nov 06, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
460921
Some of the things I have achieved as an inventor, creator, product manager, CEO, CTO, writer and artist include: Playing a role in establishing and evangelizing standards and practices such as PDF, DVD, Social Media, Podcasting, & ARG/Transmedia. I am an inventor . I have designed apps for iPhone, iPad and other mobile platforms. I am a published author of screenplays, white papers, technolog ...more
More about Joseph Matheny...