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Table of Contents

{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Part I. A symposium on space'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': "Has man's conquest of space increased or diminished his stature? / Herbert J. Muller, Aldous Huxley, Hannah Arendt, Paul Tillich, Harrison Brown. II. An essay on time. The tempo of history : an analysis / by the editors. III. The year's developments in the arts and sciences. Literature / Saul Bellow"}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Biological sciences and medicine / Leonard Engel and Kenneth Brodney'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Philosophy and religion / John Herman Randall, Jr.'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Physical sciences and technology / Edward U. Condon.'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Social sciences and law / Reuel Denney.et al'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Part II. An essay on time'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'The tempo of history: an analysis by the editors'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': "Part III. The year's development in the arts and sciences"}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Literature / Saul Bellow'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Biological sciences and medicine / Leonard Engel'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Philosophy and religion / John Herman Randall, Jr.'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Physical sciences and technology / Edward U. Condon'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Social sciences and law / Reuel Denney'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Part IV. Additions to the the great books library'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Death in Venice /Thomas Mann'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Existentialism / Jean-Paul Sartre'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Essay on Population / Robert Malthus'}
{'level': 0, 'label': '', 'pagenum': '', 'title': 'Part V. Additions to the Syntopicon.'}

Edition Notes

"Literature" by Saul Bellow, p. [134]-179; includes photos of Bellow, Philip Roth, John Updike, James Baldwin and other authors.

Robert M. Hutchins and Mortimer J. Adler, editors-in-chief; Peter C. Wolff, executive editor.

Includes bibliographies.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
909.82082
Library of Congress
PN6013 G784 1963

The Physical Object

Pagination
xi, 563 p. :
Number of pages
563

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24400163M
Internet Archive
greatideastoday00adle
OCLC/WorldCat
40385402
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