What a Great Idea!

A SYNTOPICAL APPROACH TO THE GREAT BOOKS

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Join now and receive a FREE electronic copy of Mortimer Adler's Special 1966 Edition of How to Read a Book: A Guide to Reading the Great Books (MS Word or PDF).

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