Books that changed the world

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New American Library, Nov 1, 1983 - History - 352 pages
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From the Bible to "Das Kapital," this revised and greatly expanded edition is a monument to the power of the printed word--an informative discussion of many of the most important works ever created. Reissue.

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User Review  - Farhan Khalid - Goodreads

The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli All courses of action are risky, so prudence is not in avoiding danger (it's impossible), but calculating risk and acting decisively. Make mistakes of ambition and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ramesh Prabhu - Goodreads

This book, purchased in July 2005 for only Rs.70 at Bangalore's Blossom bookstore (a treasury of used books), still holds me in thrall. So much so that I have just ordered another copy, a new one this time, on Amazon, which I want to share with my students. Read full review

Contents

Ideas in the Flow of Civilization
9
The Book of Books
32
Judge of Nature and Mankind
48
Copyright

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