Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening

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In prehistoric caves, drummers used natural acoustics to recreate natural sound. In classical Europe, orators turned the human voice into a lyrical instrument. In Buddhist temples, the icons' ears were exaggerated to represent their spiritual power. And in modern metropolises we are battered by the roar of sound that surrounds us. In the first narrative history of the subject which puts humans at its centre, and coinciding with the author's major Radio 4 series on the same subject, acclaimed historian David Hendy describes ...

Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening 2014, Profile Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781781250907

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Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening 2014, Ecco Press

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Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening 2013, Ecco Press

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Noise: A Human History of Sound and Listening 2013, Profile Books Ltd, London

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