Brief Histories Of Everyday Objects

Author: Andy Warner
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250137039
Size: 18.38 MB
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This is both a book of histories and a book about histories. It explores how lies become legends, trade routes spring up, and empires rise and fall—all from the perspective of your toothbrush or toilet.

Brief Histories Of Everyday Objects

Author: Andy Warner
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250078660
Size: 54.57 MB
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This is both a book of histories and a book about histories. It explores how lies become legends, trade routes spring up, and empires rise and fall—all from the perspective of your toothbrush or toilet.

Brief Histories Of Everyday Objects

Author: Andy Warner
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 9781250078650
Size: 53.18 MB
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This is both a book of histories, and a book about histories. It explores how lies become legends, trade routes spring up, and empires rise and fall-all from the perspective of your toothbrush or toilet.

My Brief History

Author: Stephen Hawking
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0345539133
Size: 11.76 MB
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Tracing his development as a thinker, he explains how the prospect of an early death urged him onward through numerous intellectual breakthroughs, and talks about the genesis of his masterpiece A Brief History of Time—one of the iconic ...

A Brief History Of Ancient Astrology

Author: Roger Beck
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470775378
Size: 13.81 MB
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This book explains the ancient understanding of the zodiac and its twelve signs, the seven planets, and the fixed circle of “places” against which the signs and planets revolve.

Modern Greece

Author: Thomas W. Gallant
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472567587
Size: 70.74 MB
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Modern Greece is an updated and enhanced edition of a classic survey of Greek history since the beginning of the 19th century.

A Brief History Of Misogyny

Author: Jack Holland
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780338848
Size: 26.94 MB
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In this compelling, powerful book, highly respected writer and commentator Jack Holland sets out to answer a daunting question: how do you explain the oppression and brutalization of half the world's population by the other half, throughout ...

The Brief History Of The Dead

Author: Kevin Brockmeier
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1848546319
Size: 18.56 MB
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Each has a different story to tell, but their accounts have one thing in common - it was their final journey. For this is the city of the dead. And the link between this city and Laura's journey lies at the heart of this remarkable novel.

A Brief History Of Phoenix

Author: Jon Talton
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1467118443
Size: 46.30 MB
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Chronicling the challenges of growth and change, fourth-generation Arizonan Jon Talton tells the story of the city that remains one of American civilization's great accomplishments.