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Great books of the Western world

Author: Mortimer Jerome Adler; Clifton Fadiman; Philip W Goetz; Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
Publisher: [Chicago] : [Encyclopaedia Britannica], [©1990]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [2nd ed.]View all editions and formats
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Great books of the Western world (1990).
Great books of the Western world.
[Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica, ©1990]
(OCoLC)709431373
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mortimer Jerome Adler; Clifton Fadiman; Philip W Goetz; Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
ISBN: 0852295316 9780852295311
OCLC Number: 22863183
Notes: Spine title: Great books.
Description: 61 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 24-24 x 31 cm
Contents: v. 1. The syntopicon, I --
v. 2. The syntopicon, II --
v. 3. Homer --
v. 4. Aeschylus; Sophocles; Euripides; Aristophanes --
v. 5. Herodotus; Thucydides --
v. 6. Plato --
v. 7. Aristotle, I --
v. 8. Aristotle, II --
v. 9. Hippocrates; Galen --
v. 10. Euclid; Archimedes; Nicomachus --
v. 11. Lucretius; Epictetus; Marcus Aurelius; Plotinus --
v. 12. Virgil --
v. 13. Plutarch --
v. 14. Tacitus --
v. 15. Ptolemy; Copernicus; Kepler --
v. 16. Augustine --
v. 17. Aquinas, I --
v. 18. Aquinas, II --
v. 19. Dante; Chaucer --
v. 20. Calvin --
v. 21. Machiavelli; Hobbes --
v. 22. Rabelais --
v. 23. Erasmus; Montaigne --
v. 24. Shakespeare, I --
v. 25. Shakespeare, II --
v. 26. Gilbert; Galileo; Harvey --
v. 27. Cervantes --
v. 28. Bacon; Descartes; Spinoza --
v. 29. Milton --
v. 30. Pascal --
v. 31. Molière; Racine --
v. 32. Newton; Huygens --
v. 33. Locke; Berkeley; Hume --
v. 34. Swift; Voltaire; Diderot --
v. 35. Montesquieu; Rousseau --
v. 36. Adam Smith --
v. 37. Gibbon, I --
v. 38. Gibbon, II --
v. 39. Kant --
v. 40. American state papers; The Federalist; J.S. Mill --
v. 41. Boswell --
v. 42. Lavoisier; Faraday --
v. 43. Hegel; Kierkegaard; Nietzsche --
v. 44. Tocqueville --
v. 45. Goethe; Balzac --
v. 46. Jane Austen; George Eliot --
v. 47. Dickens --
v. 48. Melville; Twain --
v. 49. Darwin --
v. 50. Marx --
v. 51. Tolstoy --
v. 52. Dostoevsky; Ibsen --
v. 53. William James --
v. 54. Freud --
v. 55. 20th century philosophy and religion --
v. 56. 20th century natural science --
v. 57. 20th century social science, I --
v. 58. 20th century social science, II --
v. 59. 20th century imaginative literature, I --
v. 60. 20th century imaginative literature, II.
Other Titles: Great books.
Great books of the Western world (1990)
Responsibility: Mortimer J. Adler, editor in chief ; Clifton Fadiman, Philip W. Goetz, associate editors.

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