Evening in the Palace of Reason by James R. Gaines

Evening in the Palace of Reason

James R. Gaines

368 pages first pub 2005 (editions)

nonfiction biography history music challenging informative reflective slow-paced


Johann Sebastian Bach created what may be the most celestial and profound body of music in history; Frederick the Great built the colossus we now know as Germany, and along with it a template for modern warfare. Their fleeting encounter in 1747 si...

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