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A short history of civilization.

Lynn Thorndike

A short history of civilization.

by Lynn Thorndike

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English


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The book describes the key periods, events, and luminaries of Western history, provides cause-and-effect analysis, and establishes historical connections across time periods. Additionally, Spare Me. A Short History of Progress is a non-fiction book and lecture series by Ronald Wright about societal lectures were delivered as a series of five speeches, each taking place in different cities across Canada as part of the Massey Lectures which were broadcast on the CBC Radio program, book .

A short, well organized, structured look at the history the ancient world and the civilizations that rose and fell. Seignobos takes a deliberate, studious approach to covering the vast landscape of the . Western Civilization: A Concise History, Volume 3 is written in a way that is respectful of the cultures that are presented within. When dealing with issues like imperialism and the holocaust, the work .

About the Book. Western Civilization: A Concise History is an Open Educational Resource textbook covering the history of Western Civilization from approximately 8, BCE to CE. It is . The book describes the key periods, events, and luminaries of Western history, provides cause-and-effect analysis, and establishes historical connections across time periods. Additionally, Spare Me the Details! develops two major themes central to Western civilization.


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