From dawn to decadence : 500 years of cultural life, 1500 to the present /

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Author / Creator: Barzun, Jacques, 1907-2012.
Format: Book
Language:English
Edition:First edition.
Imprint: New York : HarperCollins, [2000]
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Table of Contents:
  • Author's Note
  • Prologue from Current Concerns to the Subject of This Book
  • Part I. from Luther's Ninety-five Theses to Boyle's "Invisible College"
  • Part II. from the Bog and Sand of Versailles to the Tennis Court
  • Part III. from Faust, Part I, to the "Nude Descending a Staircase No. 2"
  • Part IV. from "The Great Illusion" to "Western Civ Has Got to Go"
  • Reference Notes
  • Index of Persons
  • Index of Subjects