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Great Books of the Western World (61 Volume Set)

Great Books of the Western World (61 Volume Set)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
     
 

Encyclopædia Britannica is proud to offer one of the most acclaimed publishing achievements of the 20th century, Great Books of the Western World. This monumental collection compiles history's greatest written works, from the ancient classics to more recent masterpieces. Great Books of the Western World contains 517 works from 130 of the most renowned minds

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Encyclopædia Britannica is proud to offer one of the most acclaimed publishing achievements of the 20th century, Great Books of the Western World. This monumental collection compiles history's greatest written works, from the ancient classics to more recent masterpieces. Great Books of the Western World contains 517 works from 130 of the most renowned minds throughout history. Volumes 1 and 2 comprise the Syntopicon®, a unique guide that enables you to investigate a particular idea and compare the perspectives of different authors. The Syntopicon organizes thirty centuries of thought into 102 Great Ideas, subsequently divided into topics and subtopics to effectively explore the different viewpoints over time. Authoritative, accurate, and complete, this collection represents the essential core of the Western literary canon

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780852295311
Publisher:
Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
Publication date:
05/28/2004
Edition description:
2nd Edition
Pages:
37844
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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