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Cradle of culture, 1800-1910

Reese Davis James

Cradle of culture, 1800-1910

the Philadelphia stage.

by Reese Davis James

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Published by Pennsylvania U.P.; Oxford U.P .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination156p.,22cm
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18772887M

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Synopsis This book provides a thrilling description of preliterate children's developing ideas about writing and numerals, and it illustrates well the many ways in which cultural artifacts influence the. The Cradle of Humanity: Prehistoric Art and Culture collects essays and lectures by Georges Bataille spanning thirty years of research in anthropology, comparative religion, aesthetics, and philosophy.

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