A History Of The World In 100 Objects

Author: Neil MacGregor
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141966831
Size: 43.28 MB
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This book takes a dramatically original approach to the history of humanity, using objects which previous civilisations have left behind them, often accidentally, as prisms through which we can explore past worlds and the lives of the men ...

A History Of The World In 100 Objects

Author: Neil MacGregor
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101545305
Size: 68.23 MB
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In this groundbreaking book, Neil MacGregor turns to objects that previous civilizations have left behind to paint a portrait of mankind's evolution, focusing on unexpected turning points.

A History Of The World In 100 Objects

Author: Neil MacGregor
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1846145112
Size: 34.23 MB
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This book takes a dramatically original approach to the history of humanity, using objects which previous civilisations have left behind them, often accidentally, as prisms through which we can explore past worlds and the lives of the men ...

A History Of Ireland In 100 Objects

Author: Fintan O'Toole
Publisher: Prism
ISBN: 9781908996152
Size: 10.38 MB
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The book will act as a reminder that people have inhabited Ireland for quite some time and have survived innumerable ordeals and challenges. *** "The objects....span the centuries from 5000 B.C. to 2005....a wooden fish trap from the ...

A History Of The First World War In 100 Objects

Author: John Hughes-Wilson
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1844037606
Size: 60.69 MB
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A History of the First World War in 100 Objects narrates the causes, progress and outcome of the First World War by telling the stories behind 100 items of material evidence of that cataclysmic and shattering conflict.

A History Of Football In 100 Objects

Author: Gavin Mortimer
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1847659055
Size: 75.62 MB
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A History of Football in 100 Objects begins on the momentous day in October 1863 when several men in frock coats formed the Football Association.

A History Of American Sports In 100 Objects

Author: Cait Murphy
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465097758
Size: 80.29 MB
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From nearly forgotten heroes like Tad Lucas (rodeo) and Tommy Kono (weightlifting) to celebrities like Amelia Earhart, Muhammad Ali, and Michael Phelps, Cait Murphy tells the stories of the people, events, and things that have forged the ...