Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexpected

Cleopatra's Nose: Essays on the Unexpected

Daniel J. Boorstin


The Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of The Discoverers demonstrates the reality at the back of the aphorism that if Cleopatra's nostril were shorter, the face of the realm may were replaced. Boorstin is going directly to discover the weather of twist of fate, improvisation and contradiction on the middle of yank associations and ideology.

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