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Full circle : how the classical world came back to us

Author: Ferdinand Mount
Publisher: London ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010.
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"So much about the society that is now emerging in the twenty-first century bears an astonishing resemblance to the most prominent features of what we call the classical world - its institutions, its priorities, its entertainment, its physics, its sexual morality, its food, its politics, even its religion. The ways in which we live our rich and varied lives correspond - almost eerily so - to the ways in which the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ferdinand Mount
ISBN: 9781847377982 184737798X
OCLC Number: 503647462
Description: 438 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Ferdinand Mount.

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