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The Resource Cultural amnesia : necessary memories from history and the arts, Clive James

Cultural amnesia : necessary memories from history and the arts, Clive James

Label
Cultural amnesia : necessary memories from history and the arts
Title
Cultural amnesia
Title remainder
necessary memories from history and the arts
Statement of responsibility
Clive James
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a compilation of one hundred essays, James offers an illuminating study of humanism that examines the work of Louis Armstrong, Sigmund Freud, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Franz Kafka, Walter Benjamin, Marcel Proust, Ludwig Wittgenstein, and other notable philosophers, musicians, artists, humanists, and writers of the twentieth century
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Clive
Dewey number
909/.09821
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
CB245
LC item number
.J338 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humanism
  • Civilization, Western
  • Intellectuals
  • Artists
  • Musicians
  • Philosophers
  • Intellectual life
  • Memory
Target audience
adult
Label
Cultural amnesia : necessary memories from history and the arts, Clive James
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip074/2006036398.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm76183163
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxii, 876 pages
Isbn
9780393061161
Lccn
2006036398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
909.09821 J231 ; L ; XX-N ; HQ-EXN ; C-NI; C0704BT4 ; PA20070822BN.
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o76183163
  • (Sirsi) o76183163
Label
Cultural amnesia : necessary memories from history and the arts, Clive James
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip074/2006036398.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm76183163
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxii, 876 pages
Isbn
9780393061161
Lccn
2006036398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
909.09821 J231 ; L ; XX-N ; HQ-EXN ; C-NI; C0704BT4 ; PA20070822BN.
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o76183163
  • (Sirsi) o76183163

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