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Great quotations that shaped the western world

Author: Carl H Middleton
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Paragon House, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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"This large collection of quotations from Ancient Greece to the present day emphasizes the development of the ideas that shaped the freedom and character of Western Civilization"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Quotations
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carl H Middleton
ISBN: 9781557788641 1557788642
OCLC Number: 173749340
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xxv, 784 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I, Chronological quotations: Greek knowledge explosion --
Dark Ages and medieval revival --
Western Renaissance versus Chinese atrophy --
Age of science --
Enlightenment: The age of reason --
Liberty and democracy --
Romantic age --
Age of industrialization and Victoria --
Bountiful barons --
Modernism to postmodernism (1900-1980) --
Perpetual conflict --
Management in the information age --
Turbo science in hyper-drive. Part 2, Quotations organized thematically: Short themes --
Investment wisdom --
Foreign phrases --
Old Testament of the Holy Bible --
New Testament of the Holy Bible --
Book of common prayer, Ave Maria, Grace, and Hymns.
Responsibility: compiled and written by Carl H. Middleton.
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"This large collection of quotations from Ancient Greece to the present day emphasizes the development of the ideas that shaped the freedom and character of Western Civilization"--Provided by publisher.

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