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The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had

Author: Susan Wise Bauer
Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated and expanded editionView all editions and formats
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"The enduring and engaging guide to educating yourself in the classical tradition,"--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Wise Bauer
ISBN: 9780393080964 039308096X
OCLC Number: 1012018829
Description: 510 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Part I. Beginning : preparing for classical education --
Training your own mind : the classical education you never had --
Wrestling with books : the act of reading --
Keeping the journal : a written record of new ideas --
Starting to read : final preparations --
Part II. Reading : jumping into the great conversation --
The story of people : reading through history with the novel --
The story of me : autobiography and memoir --
The story of the past : the tales of historians (and politicians) --
The world stage : reading through history with drama --
History refracted : the poets and their poems --
The cosmic story : understanding the Earth, the skies, and ourselves.
Responsibility: Susan Wise Bauer.

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