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Egan, Patrick

Works: 2 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 1,059 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: BF441, 153.42
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Publications about Patrick Egan
Publications by Patrick Egan
Most widely held works by Patrick Egan
Thinking, fast and slow by Daniel Kahneman( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 929 libraries worldwide
Kahneman's work has transformed cognitive psychology and launched the new fields of behavioral economics and happiness studies. In this book, he takes us on a tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think and the way we make choices
The Ninth : Beethoven and the world in 1824 by Harvey Sachs( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
"The Ninth Symphony, a symbol of freedom and joy, was Beethoven's mightiest attempt to help humanity find its way from darkness to light, from chaos to peace. Yet the work was born in a repressive era. Ironically, the premiere of this hymn to universal brotherhood took place in Vienna, the capital of a nation that Metternich was turning into the first modern police state. The Ninth's unveiling, on May 7, 1824, was the most significant artistic event of the year, and the work remains one of the most precedent-shattering and influential compositions in the history of music. But in The Ninth, eminent music historian Harvey Sachs demonstrates that Beethoven was not alone in his discontent with the state of the world"--Container
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