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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

Label
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
Subject
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
Index
index present
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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
510 pages
Isbn
9780393080964
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015027978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)914296408
  • (OCoLC)ocn914296408
  • 863842
Label
The well-educated mind : a guide to the classical education you never had : updated and expanded, Susan Wise Bauer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
510 pages
Isbn
9780393080964
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015027978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)914296408
  • (OCoLC)ocn914296408
  • 863842

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