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The Resource The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places, from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley, Eric Weiner

The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places, from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley, Eric Weiner

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The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places, from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley
Title
The geography of genius
Title remainder
a search for the world's most creative places, from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley
Statement of responsibility
Eric Weiner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sharp and provocative, The Geography of Genius redefines the argument about how genius came to be. This reevaluation of the importance of culture in nurturing creativity is an informed romp through history that will surely jumpstart a national conversation
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Has edition
Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
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Weiner, Eric
Dewey number
153.9/809
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF412
LC item number
.W395 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press Large Print Popular and Narrative Nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genius
  • Geography
  • Cities and towns
  • Weiner, Eric
  • Voyages and travels
  • Weiner, Eric
  • Cities and towns
  • Genius
  • Geography
  • Travel
  • Voyages and travels
Label
The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places, from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley, Eric Weiner
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Adventures with the Galton Box -- Genius is simple: Athens -- Genius is nothing new : Hangzhou -- Genius is expensive : Florence -- Genius is practical : Edinburgh -- Genius is chaotic : Calcutta -- Genius is unintentional : Vienna pitch-perfect -- Genius is contagious : Vienna on the couch -- Genius is weak : Silicon Valley -- Epilogue : Baking bread and hanging ten
Control code
ocn921867825
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
617 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410485854
Lccn
2015044690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places, from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley, Eric Weiner
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Adventures with the Galton Box -- Genius is simple: Athens -- Genius is nothing new : Hangzhou -- Genius is expensive : Florence -- Genius is practical : Edinburgh -- Genius is chaotic : Calcutta -- Genius is unintentional : Vienna pitch-perfect -- Genius is contagious : Vienna on the couch -- Genius is weak : Silicon Valley -- Epilogue : Baking bread and hanging ten
Control code
ocn921867825
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
617 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410485854
Lccn
2015044690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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