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The Resource Fire and light : how the Enlightenment transformed our world, James MacGregor Burns

Fire and light : how the Enlightenment transformed our world, James MacGregor Burns

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Fire and light : how the Enlightenment transformed our world
Title
Fire and light
Title remainder
how the Enlightenment transformed our world
Statement of responsibility
James MacGregor Burns
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Pulitzer Prize-winning historian revisits the 200-year conflagration of the Enlightenment, paying particular attention to America's intellectual revolution, and explores the ideals and arguments that formed our nation and how they affect our world today
Writing style
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10225641
Cataloging source
DLC
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Burns, James MacGregor
Dewey number
940.2/5
Index
index present
LC call number
B802
LC item number
.B87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Enlightenment
  • Enlightenment
  • Enlightenment
  • Enlightenment
Target audience
adult
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how the enlightenment transformed our world
Label
Fire and light : how the Enlightenment transformed our world, James MacGregor Burns
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducion : enlightenment as revolution -- The revolution in ideas -- Rule Britannia? -- Revolutionary Americans -- France : rule or ruin? --Transforming American politics -- Britain : the rules of rulership -- Napoleonic rulership -- Britain : industrializing enlightenment -- France : the crowds of July -- The American experiment -- Britain : the fire for reform -- The negative of liberty -- The transformation
Control code
996353
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 388 pages
Isbn
9781250024893
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013023486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781250024893
Label
Fire and light : how the Enlightenment transformed our world, James MacGregor Burns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducion : enlightenment as revolution -- The revolution in ideas -- Rule Britannia? -- Revolutionary Americans -- France : rule or ruin? --Transforming American politics -- Britain : the rules of rulership -- Napoleonic rulership -- Britain : industrializing enlightenment -- France : the crowds of July -- The American experiment -- Britain : the fire for reform -- The negative of liberty -- The transformation
Control code
996353
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 388 pages
Isbn
9781250024893
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013023486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781250024893

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