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The written world : the power of stories to shape people, history, civilization / Martin Puchner.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 809.933 PUCHNER (Text) 34706001583246 Non-Fiction 800-899 Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 809.9335 Puchner (Text) 31208912551027 non-fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780812998931 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 0812998936 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 412 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-388) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"The story of literature in sixteen acts, from Alexander the Great and the Iliad to ebooks and Harry Potter, this engaging book brings together remarkable people and surprising events to show how writing shaped cultures, religions, and the history of the world"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Literature and society.
Literature > History and criticism.
Books and reading.

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