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User Review  - davidpwithun - LibraryThing

I'm probably one of a very few people who has sat and read the Synopticon from front to back. Though it might seem like a strange practice, nearly like reading the dictionary or an encyclopedia, I can ... Read full review

Review: Great Books of the Western World

User Review  - Garrett Starr - Goodreads

I have always wanted this collection, but over the years I purchased other books instead. When our church moved into our current digs, this entire collection was hidden away in a back room and covered ... Read full review

Review: Great Books of the Western World

User Review  - Helle - Goodreads

Gobbled it up as a little kid in the 70's. Read full review

Review: Great Books of the Western World

User Review  - Ken - Goodreads

I have been reading these books since I got them back in the early 60s'. I still have a long way to go. Between being in the army and working and being a single parent I have little time. But, now ... Read full review

Review: Great Books of the Western World

User Review  - Ron Banister - Goodreads

Read this works in cycles based on the Great Ideas. Best read with a friend you can discuss these books with... Highly recommended. Used sets are an intellectual investment for a lifetime. Read full review

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User Review  - gmendoza - LibraryThing

I have read this book many times and I will read it again and again... Read full review

Review: Great Books of the Western World

User Review  - Mike Garner - Goodreads

This is a great set to own because you can read the classics of the western world in your leisure. Each time I complete reading one of the volumes I add it to my classics list. Read full review

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User Review  - JVioland - LibraryThing

Cogent. Intelligent. Well written. A must read. Read full review

Review: Great Books of the Western World

User Review  - Gregory - Goodreads

Before you get yourself in a bunch, I have to say that I didn't read this entire series. I read the first book in the series entitled "The Great Conversation" by Mortimer J. Adler, Clifton Fadiman ... Read full review

Review: Great Books of the Western World

User Review  - Kathy - Goodreads

Okay, to be honest, I have NOT read all 60 volumes - yet! This, however is the best investment in literature I have ever made. A joy to sip or gulp from the pages of this set! Read full review


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