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The well-educated Ramage

Robert M. Ritterband

The well-educated Ramage

a brief account of the first printing press in California

by Robert M. Ritterband

  • 16 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by R.M. Ritterband in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zamorano, Agustin Juan Vicente, -- 1798-1842.,
  • Printing -- California -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Robert M. Ritterband].
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25 p. ;
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22976524M

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In "The Well-Educated Mind," Bauer sets out a plan for adults to go back and read and study all those great books that they either missed out on while completing their traditional education or didn't understand if they did tackle them.

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In this new book, Bauer takes the same elements and techniques and adapts them to the use of adult readers who want both enjoyment and self-improvement from the time they spend Well-Educated Mind offers brief, entertaining histories of five literary genres—fiction, autobiography, history, drama, and poetry—accompanied by.

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by Susan Wise Bauer. avg. rating Ratings. Have you lost the art of reading for pleasure. Are there books you know you should read but haven't because they seem too daunting. The book begins with an apology for reading and how the practice of reading helps you to train your mind.

Bauer urges a set-time for reading. She then details how to read a book and keep a journal, as well as writing short chapter summaries.

These recommendations are very detailed and specific. The bulk of the book is devoted to what to read. Susan Wise Bauer is a writer, educator, and historian. Her previous books include the Writing With Ease, Writing With Skill, and Story of the World series from Well-Trained Mind Press, as well as The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home, The Well-Educated Mind: A Guide to the Classical Education You Never Had, Rethinking School, The Story of Western Science: From the.

New editions, public domain texts, and helps for readers of the revised edition of The Well-Educated Mind: A Guide to the Classical Education You Never Had Novels Autobiography & Memoir.The list of essential books for a well-educated adult, as detailed in Susan Wise Bauer's book The Well-Educated Mind.

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Chronology of Classics inThe Well-Educated Mind (*ITC, +D overlap, T) ITC= Invitation to the Classics D=Denby's Great Books T = Thelma's Library Ancients BC Epic of Gilgamesh Ferry Poetry DONE Iliad *+ T Homer Lattimore Poetry READ.