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The concise new makers of modern culture

Author: Justin Wintle
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Biography   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text presents a who's who of Western culture, from Woody Allen to Emile Zola. Contains 400 essay-style entries, & covering the period from 1850 to the present, it includes artists, writers, dramatists, architects, philosophers, major political figures, composers, film-makers, & other culturally significant individuals.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
History
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Justin Wintle
ISBN: 9780415477826 0415477824 9780415477833 0415477832 9780203884287 0203884280
OCLC Number: 228374446
Notes: "An abridgement of the two-volume reference set New makers of modern culture (2006), which in turn was a re-compilation of two earlier volumes, Makers of modern culture (1981) and Makers of nineteenth century culture (1982)"--Introduction.
Description: xix, 871 pages ; 26 cm
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<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/766625578#Topic/historische_personlichkeit> # Historische Persönlichkeit
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Historische Persönlichkeit"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/766625578#Topic/intellectual_life_history_19th_century> # Intellectual life--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85067166> ;
    schema:name "Intellectual life--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008123916> # Intellectual life--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Intellectual life--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85014158> # Biography--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Biography--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026485> # Civilization, Western
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civilization, Western"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/832149> # Biography
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Biography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/863138> # Civilization, Western
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civilization, Western"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/975769> # Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108651452> # Justin Wintle
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wintle" ;
    schema:givenName "Justin" ;
    schema:name "Justin Wintle" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203884287>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0203884280" ;
    schema:isbn "9780203884287" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415477826>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0415477824" ;
    schema:isbn "9780415477826" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415477833>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0415477832" ;
    schema:isbn "9780415477833" ;
    .


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