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21 Works 4,067 Membros 48 Reviews

About the Author

David Colbert is the author of the acclaimed history series Eyewitness to America, Eyewitness to the American West, and Eyewitness to Wall Street. He is also the editor of Time Life's Baseball: The National Pastime in Art and Literature. Previously he was publisher of HarperCollins West

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Obras de David Colbert

Abraham Lincoln : 10 Days (2009) 150 cópias
Anne Frank: 10 Days (2008) 144 cópias
Benjamin Franklin : 10 Days (2008) 142 cópias

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Outros nomes
Hill, Harold (pseudonym)
Data de nascimento
1963-03-28
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
USA
Educação
Brown University

Membros

Resenhas

El Señor de los Anillos, de J.R.R. Tolkien, es una obra maestra indiscutida que volvió al primer plano de interés por la versión cinematográfica que se hizo de ella.

Este libro, en forma de enciclopedia, ayuda al lector a hacer el proceso al revés: reconocer las historias ocultas tras las apasionantes páginas que nos ha legado Tolkien.
 
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Minyatur | outras 5 resenhas | Feb 5, 2024 |
A quick read which expands on some of the ideas behind His Dark Materials. I was aware of some of it already, such as Paradise Lost, but was not aware that some characters were patterned on 16th century philosophers etc.

Layout of the book is odd, with mini articles inserted on grey paper into the main narrative, though I don't mind the sidebar notes.

For me, the book didn't go far enough as I had a number of problems with HTM such as why should Lyra and Will having a sexual relationship magically cure the leaking Dust problem? So I would have appreciated more explanation of the many things that don't make sense.… (mais)
 
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kitsune_reader | outras 3 resenhas | Nov 23, 2023 |
 
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criera | Oct 19, 2022 |

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Associated Authors

Rosa Perez Translator
Jean Pierre Targete Cover artist

Estatísticas

Obras
21
Membros
4,067
Popularidade
#6,185
Avaliação
½ 3.4
Resenhas
48
ISBNs
132
Idiomas
15

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