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The Resource Angels and ages : a short book about Lincoln, Darwin, and modern life, Adam Gopnik

Angels and ages : a short book about Lincoln, Darwin, and modern life, Adam Gopnik

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Angels and ages : a short book about Lincoln, Darwin, and modern life
Title
Angels and ages
Title remainder
a short book about Lincoln, Darwin, and modern life
Statement of responsibility
Adam Gopnik
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dual bicentennial biography of two men, born the same day an ocean apart, whose lives and work would transform humankind's understanding of itself, reveals how the writings of Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin altered our views of the world
Summary
Written 200 years after Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln shared a birthday on February 12, 1809, this account sheds new light on two men who changed the way we think about the meaning of life and death. Adam Gopnik's unique perspective, combined with previously unexplored stories and figures, reveals two men planted firmly at the roots of modern views and liberal values
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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293541
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gopnik, Adam
Dewey number
973.7092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Presidents
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Naturalists
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Liberalism
Target audience
adult
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a short book about Lincoln, Darwin, and modern life
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Angels and ages : a short book about Lincoln, Darwin, and modern life, Adam Gopnik
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
13926288
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
211 pages
Isbn
9780307270788
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2008036224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC)BK0007810630
Label
Angels and ages : a short book about Lincoln, Darwin, and modern life, Adam Gopnik
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
13926288
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
211 pages
Isbn
9780307270788
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2008036224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC)BK0007810630

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