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Bryant has an encyclopedic knowledge of public affairs and popular culture — think of what would happen if George Packer and Rick Perlstein teamed up — and he uses the combination to make striking, and often surprising, links.
A MODERN-DAY HISTORIAN WRITES THE TIMELINE OF AMERICAN DECLINEJACOB S. HACKERAPRIL 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
With such variety, there’s no way this episode can be remotely encyclopedic.
HOW TO MAKE MEETINGS LESS TERRIBLE (EP. 389)STEPHEN J. DUBNERSEPTEMBER 19, 2019FREAKONOMICS
The present is, on the whole, an encyclopedic, cosmopolitan era.
MODERN SOCIETYJULIA WARD HOWE
She assisted her husband in the preparation of several statistical and scientific articles for the Encyclopedic.
BRAVE MEN AND WOMENO.E. FULLER
The real artist is seldom a patient collector or an encyclopedic authority.
SUSPENDED JUDGMENTSJOHN COWPER POWYS
In a sense it is the chronicles of the Collinses transformed from the encyclopedic to the continuous narrative form.
KENTUCKY IN AMERICAN LETTERS, V. 1 OF 2JOHN WILSON TOWNSEND
The range of Roger Bacon's studies was encyclopedic, comprehending all the branches of learning then open to scholars.
ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 6, NO. 38, DECEMBER, 1860VARIOUS
He was always a voluminous letter-writer; during this period he is fairly encyclopedic.
WASHINGTON IRVINGHENRY W. BOYNTON
Lady Kimbuck's encyclopedic grip of the family annals was a source of the utmost discomfort to her relatives.
A MAN OF MEANSP. G. WODEHOUSE AND C. H. BOVILL
He is not a specialist in Roman law; but he is encyclopedic, which comes to the same thing.
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