3 edition of The history of the New world found in the catalog.
The history of the New world
Juan Bautista MuГ±oz
|Statement||by Don Juan Baptista Munoz ; tr. from the Spanish ; with notes by the translator, an engraved portrait of Columbus, and a map of Espanola|
|Series||Selected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 51345|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, lviii, 544 p.|
|Number of Pages||544|
The history of World Book Encyclopedia, from its inception in to present. FInd out more about the World Book Encyclopedia Book. Obviously there is no single book that captures or can capture the story of the entire world in a comprehensive manner, forget the interesting part. Writers have tried to approach the history of seven billion of us living on the blue dot in multip.
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The Penguin History of the World by J.M. Roberts & Odd Arne Westad is both well structured and easy to read. My favourite sections were the earlier periods, such as the Greeks, Romans and Egyptians, which I thought were particularly well by: Jeremy D.
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From humanitys origins on the African Savannah to the state of the world after SeptemThe New Penguin History of the World offers a magisterial sweep through time and history. Completely updated and revised by preeminent historian J.
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The New Oxford World History is an innovative series that The history of the New world book readers an informed, lively, and up-to-date history of the world and its people, representing a significant change from the "old" world history. "New" world history emphasizes connectedness and interactions of all kinds - cultural, economic, political, religious, and social.
The best book I read all year. It fully describes the history, economics, politics, processes, taste, and recipes for rum. It is extremely well written and as exciting as reading a mystery thriller.
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A History of the World was a major series for the BBC and this is the tie in book, written by Andrew Marr. The series had eight episodes, and this book has eight substantial chapters, It has the broad brushstrokes of history with lots of details, but not all the minutiae that you would expect from a detailed book on a particular time/5.
The history books we loved most in span centuries, nations and wars. From womanhood to nationhood, they challenge the construction. Condensed from his already brief Short History of the World, this is a terrific book, one of the most consistently interesting and entertaining Ive read in years.
Blainey does an amazing job of squeezing the history of human life on this planet into small pages/5. The history of the book became an acknowledged academic discipline in the s, Contributors to the discipline include specialists from the fields of textual scholarship, codicology, bibliography, philology, palaeography, art history, social history and cultural key purpose is to demonstrate that the book as an object, not just the text contained within it, is a conduit of.
To tell the history of the world in one volume is a mammoth task and the result here is a mammoth tome. The size can be off putting.
I, like others, judging by the reviews I have read, completed it in stages. There is also, I feel, too much to take in if you read it in one go. The other problem here is keeping the reader interested and entertained/5.
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First published by Odhams inHistory of the World ran to three editions, the second edition inand the third in The editor, W.N. Weech, wrote in the Preface.
J.M. Roberts's renowned History of the World is widely considered the finest available one-volume survey of the major events, developments, and personalities of the known past, offering generations of readers a tour of the vast landscape of human history.
In this new edition, Bancroft Prize-winning historian Odd Arne Westad has completely revised this landmark work to bring the narrative /5().The Newberry’s collection on the history of printing and the book arts is one of the world’s leading collections in the field.
Collection strengths include the design of letter forms, calligraphy, type and type-founding, technical innovations in printing, design usage and theory, bookselling, bookbinding, papermaking, the history of book collecting, and the history of libraries.This clearly written and engrossing book presents a global narrative of the origins of the modern world from to the present.
Unlike most studies, which assume that the "rise of the West" is the story of the coming of the modern world, this history, drawing upon new scholarship on Asia, Africa, and the New World, constructs a story in which those parts of the world play major roles.4/5(3).