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The creators, Daniel J. Boorstin

Label
The creators
Title
The creators
Statement of responsibility
Daniel J. Boorstin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative of the great figures who have created our cultural heritage, from the pyramid builders to Picasso, enriching our world with architecture, painting, sculpture, music, drama, dance, and literature
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boorstin, Daniel J.
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CB69
LC item number
.B65 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization
  • Arts
  • Creation
Label
The creators, Daniel J. Boorstin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion volume to: The discoverers. 1983
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The riddle of creation : a prologue. pt. 1. World without beginning -- pt. 2. A creator-God -- bk. 1. Creator man. pt. 3. The power of stone -- pt. 4. The magic of images -- pt. 5. The immortal world -- bk. 2. Recreating the world. pt. 6. Otherworldly elements -- pt. 7. The human comedy: a composite work -- pt. 8. From craftsman to artist -- pt. 9. Composing for the community. pt. 10. Conjuring with time and space -- bk. 3. Creating the self. pt. 11. The vanguard world -- pt. 12. The wilderness within
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 811 p.
Isbn
9780679743750
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
6240
Label
The creators, Daniel J. Boorstin
Publication
Note
Companion volume to: The discoverers. 1983
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The riddle of creation : a prologue. pt. 1. World without beginning -- pt. 2. A creator-God -- bk. 1. Creator man. pt. 3. The power of stone -- pt. 4. The magic of images -- pt. 5. The immortal world -- bk. 2. Recreating the world. pt. 6. Otherworldly elements -- pt. 7. The human comedy: a composite work -- pt. 8. From craftsman to artist -- pt. 9. Composing for the community. pt. 10. Conjuring with time and space -- bk. 3. Creating the self. pt. 11. The vanguard world -- pt. 12. The wilderness within
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 811 p.
Isbn
9780679743750
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
6240

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