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The Americans: The Democratic Experience

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Press: 2000

Seller ID: 035589

ISBN: 1842120743

Condition: Very Good +


This Pulitzer Prize-winning final volume of "The Americans" trilogy covers the century following the Civil War (1868-1969). It explores the highways and byways of the American experience, from the Go-Getters who explored new boundaries to the triumph of man landing on the Moon. Paperback. Pictorial cover. xiv, 717pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Creators: A History of Heroes of the Imagination (First Thus)

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Press: 2001

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035588

ISBN: 1842122290

Condition: Fine


It is a saga of Heroes of the Imagination, creators who have brought something new into the arts - Homer, Joyce, Giotto, Picasso, Leonardo, Handel, Wagner - from the dazzling vision of the Hindus to the indifference of Confucius and the silence of Buddha to Herman Melville, Kakfka, Ruskin and a host of others. A magisterial work that finds order in the 'random flexings of the imagination' and reveals 'how the new adds to the old and how the old enriches the new, how Picasso enhances Leonardo and how Homer illuminates Joyce'. 'There are few writers who could tackle so vast a subject with as muc... View more info

The Creators: A History of Heroes of the Imagination

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Press: 2001

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 035813

ISBN: 1842122290

Condition: Near Fine


It is a saga of Heroes of the Imagination, creators who have brought something new into the arts - Homer, Joyce, Giotto, Picasso, Leonardo, Handel, Wagner - from the dazzling vision of the Hindus to the indifference of Confucius and the silence of Buddha to Herman Melville, Kakfka, Ruskin and a host of others. A magisterial work that finds order in the 'random flexings of the imagination' and reveals 'how the new adds to the old and how the old enriches the new, how Picasso enhances Leonardo and how Homer illuminates Joyce'. 'There are few writers who could tackle so vast a subject with as muc... View more info

The Americans: The Democratic Experience (Volume 3) New

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Press: 2000

Seller ID: 037184

ISBN: 1842120743

Condition: New


New copy. This Pulitzer Prize-winning final volume of "The Americans" trilogy covers the century following the Civil War (1868-1969). It explores the highways and byways of the American experience, from the Go-Getters who explored new boundaries to the triumph of man landing on the Moon. New copy. xiv, 717pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Americans: The National Experience

By: Daniel J. Boorstin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Easton Press:

Seller ID: 021409

Condition: Near Fine


Full leather binding with gilt decoration and gilt lettering. Hubbed spine. Gilt page edges. Decorative end sheets. Silk ribbon bookmark.Easton's notes are laid in. View more info