2 edition of great West, or, The garden of the world found in the catalog.
great West, or, The garden of the world
C. W Dana
|Other titles||Garden of the world|
|Statement||by C.W. Dana ; with statistics and facts from Thomas H. Benton, Sam Houston, and John C. Fremont|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||396 p. :|
|Number of Pages||396|
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Great Books of the Western World is a series of books originally published in the United States inby Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., to present the Great Books in a volume set.
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Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes -- 5. The history of Herodotus. The history of the Peloponnesian War / Thucydides -- 9. Hippocratic writings. On the natural faculties / Galen -- Pages: Mortimer Adler discusses Encyclopaedia Britannica and great books.
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Perhaps these books should have been entitled Great Thoughts of The Western World. These books comprise the writings of the most influential minds from the about the second century B.C. to the mid 20th century.
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The second edition is significantly larger than the first (). It dropped Apollonius’s Conics, Fielding’s Tom Jones, Sterne’s Tristram Shandy and J.B. Fourier’s Analytical Theory of Heat, but it added the works .Gardens of the West Colorado's regional botanic gardens comprise a sophisticated and unique plant palette culling the best of the world’s vast steppe climate floras.
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