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The Resource The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley, Eric Weiner, (large print)

The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley, Eric Weiner, (large print)

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The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley
Title
The geography of genius
Title remainder
a search for the world's most creative places from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley
Statement of responsibility
Eric Weiner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An acclaimed travel writer examines the connection between surroundings and innovative ideas, profiling examples in such regions as early-twentieth-century Vienna, Renaissance Florence, ancient Athens, and Silicon Valley. --Publisher
Member of
Has edition
Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
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Weiner, Eric
Dewey number
153.9/809
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF412
LC item number
.W395 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Thorndike Press Large Print Popular and Narrative Nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weiner, Eric
  • Genius
  • Geography
  • Cities and towns
  • Voyages and travels
  • Large type books
Label
The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley, Eric Weiner, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 599-613)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Adventures with the Galton Box -- Genius is simple: Athens -- Genius is nothing new : Hangzhou -- Genius is expensive : Florence -- Genius is practical : Edinburgh -- Genius is chaotic : Calcutta -- Genius is unintentional : Vienna pitch-perfect -- Genius is contagious : Vienna on the couch -- Genius is weak : Silicon Valley -- Epilogue : Baking bread and hanging ten
Control code
ocn921867825
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
617 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410485854
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015044690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The geography of genius : a search for the world's most creative places from ancient Athens to Silicon Valley, Eric Weiner, (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 599-613)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Adventures with the Galton Box -- Genius is simple: Athens -- Genius is nothing new : Hangzhou -- Genius is expensive : Florence -- Genius is practical : Edinburgh -- Genius is chaotic : Calcutta -- Genius is unintentional : Vienna pitch-perfect -- Genius is contagious : Vienna on the couch -- Genius is weak : Silicon Valley -- Epilogue : Baking bread and hanging ten
Control code
ocn921867825
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
617 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410485854
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015044690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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