A Short History Of The World, The Story

Woolf Alex

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Cover Type: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Jacket Condition: As New
Publisher: Arcturus
Publisher Place: London
Publisher Year: 2008
Edition: First Edition

Description: 304 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in As new condition throughout.

Publishers Description: Mankind has come a long way since our ancestors first stood up on two feet, but how we did get to where we are today? This book tells the story, through conflict and intrigue, power won and lost, great empires built and destroyed.With over 350 pictures, this volume is a visual treat. Every double-page spread focuses on a different topic and most contain an at-a-gla SynopsisMankind has come a long way since our ancestors first stood up on two feet, but how we did get to where we are today? This book tells the story, through conflict and intrigue, power won and lost, great empires built and destroyed.With over 350 pictures, this volume is a visual treat. Every double-page spread focuses on a different topic and most contain an at-a-glance timeline, making this ideal for quick reference and for reading in depth.Whether you want to uncover the secrets of the first civilizations, follow marauding Mongols on their quest to conquer or find out what made colonial empires tick, look no further than A Short History of the World.Over 350 illustrations114 timelinesFeature panelsWorld history timeline (less)

ISBN: 9781841939889

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