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The swerve [electronic resource] : how the world became modern / Stephen Greenblatt.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781464000904
  • Physical Description: 1 sound file (9 hr., 45 min.) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books ; 2011, p2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed November 11, 2011).
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Edoardo Ballerini.
Summary, etc.:
Greenblatt transports listeners to the dawn of the Renaissance and chronicles the life of an intrepid book lover who rescued the Roman philosophical text On the Nature of Things from certain oblivion.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager.
System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA.
Subject: Lucretius Carus, Titus > Influence.
Lucretius Carus, Titus. De rerum natura.
Philosophy, Renaissance.
Science, Renaissance.
Civilization, Modern.
Genre: Downloadable audio books.

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