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The Resource The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had : updated and expanded, Susan Wise Bauer

The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had : updated and expanded, Susan Wise Bauer

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The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had : updated and expanded
Title
The well-educated mind
Title remainder
a guide to the classical education you never had : updated and expanded
Statement of responsibility
Susan Wise Bauer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The enduring and engaging guide to educating yourself in the classical tradition."--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bauer, Susan Wise
Dewey number
028
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1003
LC item number
.B324 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Best books
  • Reading
  • Literature
  • Self-culture
  • Education, Humanistic
Label
The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had : updated and expanded, Susan Wise Bauer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Beginning: preparing for classical education -- Chapter 1. Training your own mind: the classical education you never had -- Chapter 2. Wrestling with books: the act of reading -- Chapter 3. Keeping the journal: a written record of new ideas -- Chapter 4. Starting to read: final preparations -- Part II. Reading: jumping into the great conversation -- Chapter 5. The story of people: reading through history with the novel -- Chapter 6. The story of me: autobiography and memoir -- Chapter 7. The story of the past: the tales of historians (and politicians) -- Chapter 8. The world stage: reading through history with drama -- Chapter 9. History refracted: the poets and their poems -- Chapter 10. The cosmic story: understanding the Earth, the skies, and ourselves
Control code
ocn914296408
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
510 pages
Isbn
9780393080964
Lccn
2015027978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had : updated and expanded, Susan Wise Bauer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Beginning: preparing for classical education -- Chapter 1. Training your own mind: the classical education you never had -- Chapter 2. Wrestling with books: the act of reading -- Chapter 3. Keeping the journal: a written record of new ideas -- Chapter 4. Starting to read: final preparations -- Part II. Reading: jumping into the great conversation -- Chapter 5. The story of people: reading through history with the novel -- Chapter 6. The story of me: autobiography and memoir -- Chapter 7. The story of the past: the tales of historians (and politicians) -- Chapter 8. The world stage: reading through history with drama -- Chapter 9. History refracted: the poets and their poems -- Chapter 10. The cosmic story: understanding the Earth, the skies, and ourselves
Control code
ocn914296408
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
510 pages
Isbn
9780393080964
Lccn
2015027978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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