A Little History of the World

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A Little History of the World

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A Little History of the World
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: E. H. Gombrich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-07 - Publisher: Yale University Press

E. H. Gombrich’s bestselling history of the world for young readers tells the story of mankind from the Stone Age to the atomic bomb, focusing not on small detail but on the sweep of human experience, the extent of human achievement, and the depth of its frailty. The product of
“A” Little History of the World
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Ernst H. Gombrich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

Books about “A” Little History of the World
A Little History of the World
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: E. H. Gombrich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

E. H. Gombrich's Little History of the World, though written in 1935, has become one of the treasures of historical writing since its first publication in English in 2005. The Yale edition alone has now sold over half a million copies, and the book is available worldwide in almost thirty
A Little History of Science
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: William Bynum
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-15 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Science is fantastic. It tells us about the infinite reaches of space, the tiniest living organism, the human body, the history of Earth. People have always been doing science because they have always wanted to make sense of the world and harness its power. From ancient Greek philosophers through Einstein
A Little History of Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Nigel Warburton
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-25 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Philosophy begins with questions about the nature of reality and how we should live. These were the concerns of Socrates, who spent his days in the ancient Athenian marketplace asking awkward questions, disconcerting the people he met by showing them how little they genuinely understood. This engaging book introduces the