The Dictionary of Cultural Literacy

By: James Trefil

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Book Condition-Very good/ Good+ Cover has some wear-Edge wear, tearing, Creasing, Boards are red In Color with gold gilt Print on spine and front board Boards have some light edge wear, light Bumping to spine/corners, lightly bowed. Pages are clean and well kept Several Inscriptions by students on Endpages fondly addressed to a teacher **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: A National bestseller, The Dictionary of Cultural Literacy has been widely acclaimed for identifying and defining the core body of knowledge that no literare American should be without. Now in this newly revised and updated edition, the authors provice a comprehensive look at cultural literacy for the nineties. New entries reflect suggestions from hundreds of readers. The dictionary takes into account the growing consensus over the specifics of multiculturalism, the political and geographic changes in the world, and the new ideas and terms that flow constantly from scientific research and technological development. The Dictionary of Cultural Literacy challenges us to find out more about what we know and helps us make sense of what we read, hear, and learn. It is a "must have" book for every home.

Title: The Dictionary of Cultural Literacy

Author Name: James Trefil

Categories: Reference, Education,

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1988

ISBN Number: 0395437482

ISBN Number 13: 9780395437483

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 001916

Keywords: Educational. Reference