The Annals

Author: Cornelius Tacitus
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 0812966996
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A history of Rome, from the death of Augustus in 14 A.D. to Nero's suicide in 68 A.D.

Dead White Guys

Author: Matt Burriesci
Publisher: Cleis Press
ISBN: 1632280175
Size: 29.53 MB
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Dead White Guys is also a timely defense of the great books, arriving in the middle of a national debate about the fate of these books in high schools and universities around the country.

The Dream Of A Democratic Culture

Author: T. Lacy
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137042621
Size: 58.58 MB
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This book presents a moderately revisionist history of the great books idea anchored in the following movements and struggles: fighting anti-intellectualism, advocating for the liberal arts, distributing cultural capital, and promoting a ...

The Trivium

Author: Sister Miriam Joseph
Publisher: Paul Dry Books
ISBN: 1589882733
Size: 15.72 MB
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This book involves understanding the nature and function or language.

The Great Ideas

Author: Mortimer Jerome Adler
Publisher: Scribner
ISBN: 9780684859217
Size: 17.44 MB
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Presenting major points of view on nearly three thousand intellectual questions that have been discussed for thousands of years, a distinguished scholar includes an introduction explaining why twentieth-century accomplishments are best ...