Gideon Burton's Reviews > The Discoverers: A History of Man's Search to Know His World and Himself

The Discoverers by Daniel J. Boorstin
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Apr 15, 2010

really liked it
bookshelves: history, audiobooks, audible-audiobooks
Read from February 13 to 15, 2010

Boorstin is so good at the general historical overview. Not too heavy on the historical details, but ample to bring out the specific cultures, periods, and change makers. I highly recommend. I also bought the audio version and enjoyed it (though it was abridged).

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