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The Resource The Metaphysical Club, Louis Menand

The Metaphysical Club, Louis Menand

Label
The Metaphysical Club
Title
The Metaphysical Club
Statement of responsibility
Louis Menand
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative about personalities and American history is told through the story of an informal group that met in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1872 to talk about ideas
Writing style
Award
Pulitzer Prize for History, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154855
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Menand, Louis
Dewey number
973.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holmes, Oliver Wendell
  • James, William
  • Peirce, Charles S.
  • Dewey, John
  • United States
  • Metaphysics
  • National characteristics, American
  • Intellectuals
  • United States
  • Cambridge (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Metaphysical Club, Louis Menand
Instantiates
Publication
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
Contents: The politics of slavery -- The abolitionist -- The wilderness and after -- The man of two minds -- Agassiz -- Brazil -- The Peirces -- The law of errors -- The metaphysical club -- Burlington -- Baltimore -- Chicago -- Pragmatisms -- Pluralisms -- Freedoms
Control code
ocn223204315
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 546 p.
Isbn
9780007126903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)223204315
Label
The Metaphysical Club, Louis Menand
Publication
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
Contents: The politics of slavery -- The abolitionist -- The wilderness and after -- The man of two minds -- Agassiz -- Brazil -- The Peirces -- The law of errors -- The metaphysical club -- Burlington -- Baltimore -- Chicago -- Pragmatisms -- Pluralisms -- Freedoms
Control code
ocn223204315
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 546 p.
Isbn
9780007126903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)223204315

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