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Interesting musings. Uneven. At times I was caught up in the narrative, but then he would lose me. Schama has been one of my favorites but this time he seemed to be working too... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Ellery Green
As usually, Schama proves to be a great thinker and a great writer. Knowing that he also teaches Art History, I expected this book of his to contain his thoughts about painted... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Miriam Milman
Needs editing. Sharma loves the sound of his own voicePublished 24 months ago by Mary Jo Robertiello
This is one of the challenging book I have ever written. Schama creative, complex and storied manner of telling his stories is remarkable. Read morePublished on July 20, 2014 by Michael J. Lavin
This is one of the best book I ever read. It tells history as it were a novel where every little detail hidden in the landscape throughout the world becomes a main actor of a plot. Read morePublished on May 31, 2014 by Rocco Casareto Dal Luca
it was finally nice to read the history of another country besides the Big 4. Schama does a very good job of telling it.Published on May 12, 2014 by M. s, payton