Great Books of the Western WorldBook - 1993
From the ancient classics to the recent masterpieces, the Great Books of the Western World is the ultimate introduction to the ideas, stories, and discoveries that have shaped modern civilization. Authoritative and accurate, this collection represents the essential core of the Western literary canon, compiling 517 of the most significant achievements in literature, history, philosophy, and science.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Encyclopedia Britannica, 1993, c1990.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Characteristics: 60 v. :,ill. ;,24 cm.