Mirror Mirror: A History of the Human Love Affair with Reflection

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Basic Books, Apr 1, 2009 - Science - 448 pages
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The fascinating tale of one of the most remarkable inventions in human history and its effects on myth, religion, science, manners, and the arts.
 

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Mirror mirror: a history of the human love affair with reflection

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Pendergrast (Uncommon Grounds: The History of Coffee and How It Transformed Our World) traces the significance of reflective surfaces from ancient cultures to contemporary times. He provides a ... Read full review

Contents

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1
IV
29
VII
53
X
81
XIII
115
XVI
131
XIX
159
XXII
187
XXIV
217
XXVII
247
XXVIII
263
XXIX
291
XXX
331
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Mark Pendergrast was born in Atlanta and is a graduate of Harvard University. A business journalist, he has published articles and reviews in a number of magazines and newspapers, including the New York Times, the Sunday Times (London), and Financial Analyst.

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