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Crowded with Genius The Scottish Enlightenment: Edinburgh's Moment of the Mind

ISBN-10: 006055889X

ISBN-13: 9780060558895

Edition: N/A

Authors: James Buchan

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Book details

List price: $14.95
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 11/30/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

James Buchan studied Persian & Arabic in Iran in the 1970s & was for ten years a foreign correspondent for the "Financial Times." His novels have won major literary prizes in Britain, including the Whitbread First Novel Award & the Guardian Fiction Prize, & have been translated into eight languages. He lives in Norfolk, England.

Illustrations
Acknowledgements
Prologue
Auld Reekie
Charlie's Year
The Disease of the Learned
The Philosopher's Opera
Smaller Joys from Less Important Causes
The Thermometer of the Heart
Torrents of Wind
The Savage and the Shopkeeper
The Art of Dancing
Earth to Earth
The Man of Feeling
Epilogue
Notes
Index