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Language: en
Authors: Paolo Giovanetti
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-24 - Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

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Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Jono Lineen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-16 - Publisher: Random House Australia

Since our first ancestor rose up to place one foot in front of another, our desire to walk has produced fundamental changes in our bodies and minds. In Perfect Motion, Jono Lineen investigates that transformation, and why walking has made us more creative, helped us to learn, constructed our perception
The Tests of Time
Language: en
Pages: 716
Authors: Lisa M. Dolling, Arthur F. Gianelli, Glenn N. Statile
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-02-16 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

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Language: en
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Music and the moderni, 1300–1350
Language: en
Authors: Karen Desmond
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Music theorists labelled the musical art of the 1330s and 1340s as 'new' and 'modern'. A close reading of writings on music theory and the polyphonic repertory from the first half of the fourteenth century reveals a modern musical art that arose due to specific innovations in music notation. The