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Angels and Ages: Lincoln, Darwin, and the Birth of the Modern Age


Blowout Sale! Save 60% on the Angels and Ages: Lincoln, Darwin, and the Birth of the Modern Age by Vintage at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. In this captivating double life, Adam Gopnik searches for the men behind the icons of emancipation and evolution. Born by cosmic coincidence on the same day in 1809 and separated by an ocean, Lincoln and Darwin coauthored our sense of history and our understanding of man’s place in the world. Here Gopnik reveals these two men as they really were: family men and social climbers, ambitious manipulators and courageous adventurers, grieving parents and brilliant scholars. Above all we see them as


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In this captivating double life, Adam Gopnik searches for the men behind the icons of emancipation and evolution. Born by cosmic coincidence on the same day in 1809 and separated by an ocean, Lincoln and Darwin coauthored our sense of history and our understanding of man’s place in the world. Here Gopnik reveals these two men as they really were: family men and social climbers, ambitious manipulators and courageous adventurers, grieving parents and brilliant scholars. Above all we see them as thinkers and writers, making and witnessing the great changes in thought that mark truly modern times.

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Manufacturer:Vintage
Publisher:Vintage
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EAN:9780307455307
Item Weight:0.65 pounds
Item Size:0.54 x 8 x 8 inches
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Package Size:5.1 x 0.9 x 0.9 inches

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