Timelines of the Arts and Literature

Timelines of the Arts and Literature

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Baker & Taylor
A chronology of the arts from prehistoric times to the present provides a list of important works of literature, art, music, dance, theater, film, radio, and television

Book News
Offers a tremendous amount of who-did-what-when information in a straightforward arrangement (no flashy pictures or graphics). Organization is chronological, using the following categories of information: literature; visual arts; performing arts after 1500 broken into theater and variety, and music and dance; and, after 1920, film and broadcasting. Indexed by name. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Blackwell North Amer
A fascinating, informative and entertaining book about the cultural aspects of human history, Timelines of the Arts & Literature is a unique chronology covering tens of thousands of notable people and their achievements. From the Magdalenian cave paintings of the dawn of recorded history to Bogart, The Beatles and Brubeck in our own time, the book provides information on literature - novels, shorter fiction, poetry, essays, biography and belles lettres; visual arts - architecture, painting, sculpture, photography and a wide range of visual forms; film and broadcasting - movies, radio and television; theater and variety - drama, musical theater, mime, vaudeville, circus and more; music and dance - popular and classical music, opera, ballet and modern dance.
Complete with a comprehensive index, Timelines of the Arts & Literature is not only an invaluable source of information but also a book that will provide you with hours of fascinating browsing.

Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, c1994
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780062700698
Branch Call Number: R 700.202 BRO
Characteristics: vi, 711 p. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Franck, Irene M.


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