Brief Histories Of Everyday Objects

Author: Andy Warner
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250137039
Size: 14.73 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 248
Download Read Online
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: 60.98 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 4477
Download Read Online
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: 52.34 MB
Format: PDF
View: 6205
Download Read Online
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: Random House
ISBN: 1448169917
Size: 17.74 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 1815
Download Read Online
Tracing his development as a thinker, he explains how the prospect of an early death urged him onwards through numerous intellectual breakthroughs, and talks about the genesis of his masterpiece A Brief History of Time – one of the iconic ...

The Brief History Of The Dead

Author: Kevin Brockmeier
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1848546319
Size: 45.12 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 2539
Download Read Online
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.

Modern Greece

Author: Thomas W. Gallant
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472567587
Size: 29.19 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 2074
Download Read Online
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 Ancient Astrology

Author: Roger Beck
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470775378
Size: 22.63 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 643
Download Read Online
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.

A Brief History Of The Smile

Author: Angus Trumble
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780465087792
Size: 55.14 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6237
Download Read Online
This text weaves art, poetry, history and biology into an intriguing portrait of the many meanings of the human smile.

A Brief History Of Misogyny

Author: Jack Holland
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1780338848
Size: 10.59 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 3055
Download Read Online
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 ...