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Artists, Gods, and Origins

Creation( )
Author: Conrad, Peter
Publication Date:Nov 2007
Publisher:Thames & Hudson Australia Pty, Limited
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $50.00
Book Description:

Throughout history artists, writers and musicians - 'creative' people - have tried to outdo God or the Gods in the acts of creation. This extraordinarily wide-ranging study traces the different concepts of creation in Western civilization, following the struggle between man and god for the right to create, and even the right to create gods. Along the way it becomes what is in essence a new history of Western civilization, a series of thirty-three chapters brimming with ideas, insights...
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Detailed Subjects: History / Civilization
Social Science / Sociology Of Religion
Psychology / Creative Ability
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):17.5 x 24.2 x 4.7 cm
Book Weight:0.568 Kilograms

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