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anything paul johnson writes is superb! would have preferred paperback.Published 3 months ago by larry fink
A professional writer makes the art more knowledgeable. Enjoyed the linking of great art to the architects of today.Published 13 months ago by charleshlapo
Another awesome book by the great paul johnson.
You will learn so much with this book and love the learning process as paul johnson takes you on a voyage making the new... Read more
An engaging summary from which i have gleaned much. I like the imaginative chapter titlles. The simplistic analysis of Modernism renamed "fashion art" is not very accurate but gets... Read morePublished on January 19, 2014 by whispering hawk
It is very interesting to learn that the author, Paul Johnson, originally wanted to be an artist, but was warned off by his father, who saw the coming decades being full of frauds. Read morePublished on September 6, 2013 by Geoff Puterbaugh
I'm a fan of Paul Johnson's earlier works from his long and prolific career. In those early books, I came across a new insight on every page: I was engaged and hungry for... Read morePublished on March 7, 2013 by Dr Garry
I have read this book a couple of times, and decided to spring for a personal copy. Mr. Johnson is very knowledgable about the arts and history, and this was a natural subject for... Read morePublished on February 13, 2013 by ralph v. sparks
I have been waiting foo find and purchase this book, a great addition. Johnson once again producing a great book.Published on February 6, 2013 by D.L@Denver
If you're not familiar, Paul Johnson is our living master historical writer. He's the closest writer we have to Winston Churchill today. Read morePublished on July 19, 2012 by Amazon Customer