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Tapestry, the mirror of civilization.

by Phyllis Ackerman

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tapestry -- History.,
  • Civilization -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK3000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 451 p. :
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21373189M
    ISBN 10040400279X

      Civilization, with its "six killer apps", is the latest in that older, grander, holey-er tradition. It may also be the last, if Ferguson's warnings about the sudden end of western domination come. —New York Review of Books “A Different Mirror demonstrates that employing a multicultural approach to American history is a necessary first step toward the binding together of our disunited nation.” —Detroit Free Press “A Different Mirror advances a truly humane sense of .

      For many centuries in Europe and England tapestry became considered as the highest of all art forms. It has often been called the ‘mirror of civilization’ because so many of those made for hundreds of years represented the scenes taken from everyday life. A book in the fine American tradition of 'Huckleberry Finn'; the innocent who wises up but at a terrible cost. A very convincing post apocalyptic world is created by Kim Stanley Robinson. It is also a very ironically prescient world (it was written in ) where America is defeated in some sort of conflict and severely crippled/5().

    - “It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being.” ― John Joseph Powell, The Secret of Staying 75 pins. Since the dawn of civilization, religion has shaped the human mind and experience. But until recently, the world’s religious traditions existed in different spheres, separated by barriers of culture and geography. Now, Wisdom from the World’s Religions folds the teachings of the great faith traditions into one easy and illuminating educational experience.


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