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    DescriptionIn his "best achievement to date" (Harold Bloom), National Book Award- winner Roger Shattuck gives us a "deeply learned, highly intelligent, and beautifully written" (New York Times) study of human curiosity versus the taboo, from Adam and Eve to the Marquis de Sade to biotechnology research. Index.


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    Title
    Forbidden Knowledge
    Subtitle
    From Prometheus to Pornography
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Roger Shattuck
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 384
    Width: 126 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 408 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780156005517
    ISBN 10: 0156005514
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25220
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BISAC V2.8: PHI005000
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    BISAC V2.8: LIT000000
    B&T General Subject: 610
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    BISAC V2.8: PHI009000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 809/.9338
    LC classification: PN56.K64 S43 1997
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 809.9338
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS039000
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
    Imprint name
    Mariner Books
    Publication date
    01 October 1997
    Publication City/Country
    San Diego, CA