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A wonderfully bold and wide-ranging narrative of the world's defining events from the beginning of civilization to the early Renaissance. "Her style is a marvel of clarity. And, in sheer readability she is a match for any historian living or dead." --J. H. Plumb, The Sunday Times.

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A wonderfully bold and wide-ranging narrative of the world's defining events is being published in paperback for the first time. With illuminating detail, Wedgwood takes the reader on a journey to the origins of man and early cultures across the world from the Americas to Egypt, India, and China, among the Sumerians, the Hittites, the Phoenicians, the Jews...from Alexander to Shih Huang Ti and Muhammad of Ghur through to the Renaissance and Reformation. "Her style is a model of clarity. And, in sheer readability, she is a match for any historian living or dead."--J. H. Plumb, The Sunday Times.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 379-381) and index.

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ISBN:
9781842120040
Subtitle:
A History of the World From Earliest Times to the Sixteenth Century
Author:
Wedgwood, C. V.
Author:
Wedgewood, C.V.
Publisher:
Phoenix
Location:
London
Subject:
General
Subject:
World
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
World history
Subject:
World - General
Subject:
General History
Subject:
STUDY NOTES - Quamut
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Phoenix Press
Publication Date:
20001231
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.25 in

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A wonderfully bold and wide-ranging narrative of the world's defining events is being published in paperback for the first time. With illuminating detail, Wedgwood takes the reader on a journey to the origins of man and early cultures across the world from the Americas to Egypt, India, and China, among the Sumerians, the Hittites, the Phoenicians, the Jews...from Alexander to Shih Huang Ti and Muhammad of Ghur through to the Renaissance and Reformation. "Her style is a model of clarity. And, in sheer readability, she is a match for any historian living or dead."--J. H. Plumb, The Sunday Times.

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