The Seven Basic Plots: Why We Tell Stories

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Bloomsbury, 2017 - Literature - 728 pages

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Starts off by delivering on the title but even before halfway starts analysing and even moralising on the history of mankind. It tries to show how our perceptions of the world and its history are ... Read full review

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"The Seven Basic Plots Why We Tell Stories" by Christopher Booker is, at over 700 pages, overwhelming at times. Overall, I see it more as a textbook. It goes into great detail about what he considers ... Read full review

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