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Yale University Mary Cady Tew Fund

Works: 2 works in 2 publications in 2 languages and 14 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: B802, 190
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Most widely held works by Yale University
The heavenly city of the eighteenth century philosophers by Carl L Becker( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These essays disclose the fallacy of believing that the eighteenth century was essentially modern in its temper. The author demonstrates that the period commonly described as the Ages of Reason was, in fact, very far from that; that Voltaire, Hume, Diderot and Locke were living in a medieval world, and that the philosophers "demolished the Heavenly City of St. Augustine only to rebuild it with more up-to-date materials
Pilgrims of '48; one man's part in the Austrian revolution of 1848; and a family migration to America by Josephine Goldmark( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.33 for The heaven ... to 0.43 for Pilgrims o ...)