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The concise new makers of modern culture

Author: Justin Wintle
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
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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, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, 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
Contents: AALTO, Alvar ABRAMOVIC, Marina ACHEBE, Chinua ACTON, Lord ADAMS, Douglas ADAMS, Henry Brooks ADAMS, John Coolidge ADLER, Alfred ADORNO, Theodor Wiesengrund AFGHANI, Jamal Uddeen al- ALBEE, Edward ALBERS, Josef ALCOTT, Louisa May ALLEN, Woody ALTHUSSER, Louis ALTMAN, Robert AMIS, (Sir) Kingsley AMIS, Martin ANDRE, Carl ANGELOU, Maya ANOUILH, Jean ANTHONY, Susan B. APOLLINAIRE, Guillaume ARAFAT, Yasser ARCHIGRAM ARENDT, Hannah ARMSTRONG, Louis ARNOLD, Eve ARNOLD, Matthew ARON, Raymond ARP, Jean (Hans) ARTAUD, Antonin ASHBERY, John ASHBY, William Ross ASIMOV, Isaac ATATURK (Mustafa KEMAL) ATTENBOROUGH, (Sir) David AUDEN, W. H. AUNG SAN SUU KYI AUSTIN, J. L. AYER, (Sir) Alfred BABBAGE, Charles BABBITT, Milton BACHELARD, Gaston BACON, Francis BADIOU, Alain BAGEHOT, Walter BAIRD, John Logie BAKHTIN, Mikhail BAKST, Le'on BAKUNIN, Mikhail BALAKIREV, M. A. BALDWIN, James Arthur BALLARD, James Graham BALTHUS, (Count) Balthazar BANHAM, Reyner BARBER, Samuel BARNUM, Phineas BARRES, Auguste-Maurice BARTH, John BARTH, Karl BARTHES, Roland BARTOK, Be'la BAUDELAIRE, Charles BAUSCH, Pina BEARDSLEY, Aubrey BEATLES, The BEATON, (Sir) Cecil BEAUVOIR, Simone de BECK, Ulrich BECKETT, Samuel BECKMANN, Max BEETON, Samuel and Isabella BELL, Alexander Graham BELLOW, Saul BENENSON, Peter BENJAMIN, Walter BENNETT, Alan BERG, Alban BERGMAN, Ingmar BERGSON, Henri BERIO, Luciano BERKELEY, Busby BERLIN, Irving BERLIN, (Sir) Isaiah BERLIOZ, Hector BERNERS-LEE, (Sir) Timothy BERNSTEIN, Leonard BERRYMAN, John BETJEMAN, (Sir) John BEUYS, Joseph BEVERIDGE, William (Lord) BIERCE, Ambrose BIN LADEN, Osama BINFORD, Lewis BIRTWISTLE, (Sir) Harrison BISHOP, Elizabeth BISMARCK, Otto von BIZET, Georges BOAL, Augusto BOAS, Franz BOCKLIN, Arnold BOHR, Niels BO LL, Heinrich BOLTZMANN, Ludwig BONHOEFFER, Dietrich BONNARD, Pierre BOOLE, George BOOTH, William BORGES, Jorge Luis BORODIN, Alexander BOULEZ, Pierre BOURDIEU, Pierre BOURGEOIS, Louise BOURKE-WHITE, Margaret BRADBURY, Raymond BRAHMS, Johannes BRAKHAGE, Stan BRANCUSI, Constantin BRAQUE, Georges BRAUDEL, Fernand BRECHT, Bertolt BRENTON, Howard BRESSON, Robert BRETON, Andre' BRITTEN, Benjamin (Lord) BROWN, Ford Madox BROWNING, Robert BRUCKNER, Anton BRUNEL, Isambard Kingdom BUBER, Martin BUKHARIN, Nikolay BULTMANN, Rudolf BUNTLINE, Ned BUN" UEL, Luis BURCKHARDT, Jacob BURGESS, Anthony BURNE-JONES, (Sir) Edward BURROUGHS, William S. 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    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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