Reflections On The History Of Art

Author: Ernst Hans Gombrich
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520061897
Size: 60.60 MB
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Essays discuss Greek and Chineese art, Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Dutch genre painting, Rubens, Rembrandt, art collecting, museums, and Freud's aesthetics

A Little History Of The World

Author: Ernst Hans Gombrich
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300108835
Size: 18.64 MB
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Presents a brief, narrative history of the world for young readers, from the Stone Age up to the end of World War II.

A Little History Of Religion

Author: Richard Holloway
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300208839
Size: 33.69 MB
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For curious readers young and old, a rich and colorful history of religion from humanity's earliest days to our own contentious times In an era of hardening religious attitudes and explosive religious violence, this book offers a welcome ...

A Little History Of Economics

Author: Niall Kishtainy
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300206364
Size: 55.71 MB
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Economic historian Niall Kishtainy organizes short, chronological chapters that center on big ideas and events.

A Little History Of Philosophy

Author: Nigel Warburton
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300177542
Size: 60.86 MB
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Presents an introduction to the ideas of major Western philosophers, including Aristotle, Augustine, John Locke, and Karl Marx.

A Little History Of Literature

Author: John Sutherland
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300186851
Size: 72.54 MB
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From "The Epic of Gilgamesh" to Harry Potter, a romp through the world of literature reveals how writings from all over the world can transport readers and help them make sense of what it means to be human.

A Little History Of The United States

Author: James West Davidson
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030018252X
Size: 33.95 MB
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In short, vivid chapters the book brings to life hundreds of individuals whose stories are part of the larger American story.

A Little History Of Science

Author: William Bynum
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300136595
Size: 20.78 MB
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A spirited volume on the great adventures of science throughout history, for curious readers of all ages

A Short History Of The World

Author: Christopher Lascelles
Publisher: Crux Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 0957111614
Size: 49.65 MB
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The book does not aim to come up with groundbreaking new theories on why things occurred, but rather gives a broad overview of the generally accepted version of events so that non-historians will feel less ignorant when discussing the past.

A History Of The World

Author: Andrew Marr
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0230767532
Size: 42.18 MB
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For ‘the better we understand how rulers lose touch with reality, or why revolutions produce dictators more often than they produce happiness, or why some parts of the world are richer than others, the easier it is to understand our own ...