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A Great Idea at the Time: The Rise, Fall, and Curious Afterlife of the Great Books

A Great Idea at the Time: The Rise, Fall, and Curious Afterlife of the Great Books by Alex Beam 1586487760 9781586487768
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Today, the classics written by the proverbial dead white men are cannon fodder in the culture wars, but in the 1950s and 1960s they were a pop culture phenomenon. Beam explores the Great Books mania, in this strangely poignant portrait of America on the threshold of the television age.

Author: Alex Beam

Language: English

Edition: 1

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 256

Publisher: PublicAffairs

Publication Date: 2009-10-13

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