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To be sure, it would have been attractive to preserve a literary echo of Tolstoy's
great book War and Peace, but to do so ... I 1 In volumes 2 and 3 of the 54- volume set Great Books of the Western World, (Chicago: Encyclopaedia
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... the time when its president, Robert Hutchins, and his sidekick, Mortimer Adler,
were famously promoting the Great Books of the Western World (Adler et al. 1990
). The original 54-volume set included only two on economics (Adam Smith Vol.
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The narrow canon of “great books” was adopted by many college English
departments of the time, eventually gaining firm footing in 1952, when
Encyclopedia Britannica first published a 54-volume set of Great Books of the Western World.
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believes to be vital to real-world business and management success. ... Great Books of the Western World A 54-volume set of books originally published in the
United States in 1952, by Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc. The original editors had ...
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The greatest moments of my childhood had all involved conflagration, burning
fields, fire jumping from palm tree to palm tree ... As a child The Great Books of the Western World, an impressive 54 volume set produced by the publishers of
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Britannica's estimated market share, which included the Great Books of the Western World, was $125 million—almost 40 of that 90 ... Holding that constant
and figuring an average 1965 price of $398 per 54-volume set, Britannica