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An Intellectual's Visual Miscellany: An Illustrated Guide to Masterworks of Art, History, Literature, and Science
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An Intellectual's Visual Miscellany: An Illustrated Guide to Masterworks of Art, History, Literature, and Science (Hardback)

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A breathtaking journey through the masterworks of intellectuals

Feast your eyes on the greatest moments in history. Featuring more than 700 gorgeous photographs and illustrations, you will bask in the spectacular works prominent in art, history, literature, and science, including:

The Colosseum of Rome

Geoffrey Chaucer'sThe Canterbury Tales

Claude Monet'sWater Lilies


David Thoreau'sWalden

Katsushika Hokusai'sUnder the Wave off Kanagawa

The Great Pyramid of Giza


Fred Hoyle'sBig Bang Theory

An essential addition to any thinker's library, An Intellectual's Visual Miscellany captures the world's most extraordinary creations all in one remarkable volume.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesCultural StudiesHistory of ideasReference & ResearchEncyclopaedias & reference worksGeneral encyclopaedias Publisher: Adams Media Corporation Publication Date: 18/11/2012 ISBN-13: 9781440538810  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Daniel P. Murphy, PhD, is a professor of history and the director of the Center for Free Inquiry at Hanover College. He wrote The Everything American Revolution Book, coauthored The Everything World War II Book, and contributed to The Everything American Presidents Book.

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