Item description for Makers of Modern Culture; Volume 1,Makers of Culture by Justin Wintle & Justin Wintle Esq...
With more than 500 contributions from over 240 specialists, this volume provides lively and clearly written expositions of those figures who have done most to shape our views in the period since 1914. Music, cinema, drama, art, fiction, poetry, philosophy, sociology and anthropology are just some of the fields covered in this indispensable volume. Figures covered include: Malinowski, Kafka, George Orwell, Lenin, Gaudi, Gramsci, Freud, Malcolm X, Henry Miller, Miles Davis, James Joyce, Ravel, Veblen and Edward Sapir.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.94" Width: 7.68" Height: 1.72" Weight: 4.13 lbs.
Release Date Feb 8, 2002
ISBN 0415265835 ISBN13 9780415265836
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More About Justin Wintle & Justin Wintle Esq
Justin Wintle has a degree in Modern History from Oxford. He is the author of Perfect Hostage, Romancing Vietnam, The Vietnam Wars, Furious Interiors, and the Rough Guide histories of China, Islam, and Spain. He is a contributor to the Financial Times, The Sunday Times, and The Independent.