A Terrible Beauty: The People And Ideas That Shaped The Modern Mind
A history of the twentieth century which covers all the ideas, people, great events, literary and artistic movements, scientific discoveries which have shaped the twentieth century. Terrible Beauty presents a unique narrative of the twentieth century. Unlike more conventional histories, where the focus is on political events and personalities, on wars, treaties and elections, this book concentrates on the ideas that made the century so rich, rewarding and provocative.
Publisher: Phoenix Press
Date Published: 2001
Book Condition: Very good soft cover with minor wear to covers and cover edges, otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked copy
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