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The Resource Heroes of history : a brief history of civilization from ancient times to the dawn of the modern age, Will Durant

Heroes of history : a brief history of civilization from ancient times to the dawn of the modern age, Will Durant

Label
Heroes of history : a brief history of civilization from ancient times to the dawn of the modern age
Title
Heroes of history
Title remainder
a brief history of civilization from ancient times to the dawn of the modern age
Statement of responsibility
Will Durant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909
Index
index present
LC call number
CB69
LC item number
.D87 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Heroes of history : a brief history of civilization from ancient times to the dawn of the modern age, Will Durant
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is civilization? -- Confucius and the banished angel -- India : from Buddha to Indira Gandhi -- From the pyramids to Ikhnaton -- Philosophy and poetry in the Old Testament -- The road to Pericles -- The Golden Age of Athens -- From Plato to Alexander -- The Roman Republic -- The Roman Revolution -- The Roman Empire (27 B.C.-A.D. 180) -- Nero and Aurelius -- The human Christ -- The growth of the Church -- The Renaissance I : around Leonardo -- The Renaissance II : Rome -- The Renaissance III : Venetian sunset -- The Reformation I : Wyclif and Erasmus -- The Reformation II (1517-55) : Luther and the communists -- The Catholic Reformation (1517-63) -- Shakespeare and Bacon
Control code
ocm47716529
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
348 p.
Isbn
9780743235945
Lccn
2001049361
Label
Heroes of history : a brief history of civilization from ancient times to the dawn of the modern age, Will Durant
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What is civilization? -- Confucius and the banished angel -- India : from Buddha to Indira Gandhi -- From the pyramids to Ikhnaton -- Philosophy and poetry in the Old Testament -- The road to Pericles -- The Golden Age of Athens -- From Plato to Alexander -- The Roman Republic -- The Roman Revolution -- The Roman Empire (27 B.C.-A.D. 180) -- Nero and Aurelius -- The human Christ -- The growth of the Church -- The Renaissance I : around Leonardo -- The Renaissance II : Rome -- The Renaissance III : Venetian sunset -- The Reformation I : Wyclif and Erasmus -- The Reformation II (1517-55) : Luther and the communists -- The Catholic Reformation (1517-63) -- Shakespeare and Bacon
Control code
ocm47716529
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
348 p.
Isbn
9780743235945
Lccn
2001049361

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