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The Times Complete History of the World

£13.99

Product description

A massive work of scholarship - massive in terms of both size and scope - that covers the history of the world from the origins of man 5 million years ago to the crisis of global warming. Subtitled "The Ultimate Work of Historical Reference". Divided into seven sections; Human Origins and Early Cultures, The First Civilisations, The Classical Civilisations of Eurasia, The World of Divided Regions, The World of the Emerging West, The Age of European Dominance and The Age of Global Civilization. Edited by Richard Overy, Professor of Modern European History at King's College, London and one of Britain's foremost modern historians.

Has sold over 2 million copies since its first publication in 1978 and described as "the most exciting, authoritative and accessible work on world history available today". Contains over 600 maps and 300,000 words and accompanied by internet links for further research. Sixth edition, completely updated, published in 2004 and reprinted in 2005. Original price £65.00.

Complete with dust cover and slipcase. Dust cover has two tiny tears to back top edge and bottom of spine not exceeding 1 cm and slipcase has a few shallow creases. Book itself appears completely unread and is in fine condition throughout.

Item details

Author(s):
Editor- Richard Overy
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
27x37 cms
Edition:
Sixth
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
416
Publisher:
Times Books
Title:
The Times Complete History of the World

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A massive work of scholarship - massive in terms of both size and scope - that covers the history of the world from the origins of man 5 million years ago to the crisis of global warming. Subtitled "The Ultimate Work of Historical Reference". Divided into seven sections; Human Origins and Early Cultures, The First Civilisations, The Classical Civilisations of Eurasia, The World of Divided Regions, The World of the Emerging West, The Age of European Dominance and The Age of Global Civilization. Edited by Richard Overy, Professor of Modern European History at King's College, London and one of Britain's foremost modern historians.

Has sold over 2 million copies since its first publication in 1978 and described as "the most exciting, authoritative and accessible work on world history available today". Contains over 600 maps and 300,000 words and accompanied by internet links for further research. Sixth edition, completely updated, published in 2004 and reprinted in 2005. Original price £65.00.

Complete with dust cover and slipcase. Dust cover has two tiny tears to back top edge and bottom of spine not exceeding 1 cm and slipcase has a few shallow creases. Book itself appears completely unread and is in fine condition throughout.

Author(s):
Editor- Richard Overy
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
27x37 cms
Edition:
Sixth
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
416
Publisher:
Times Books
Title:
The Times Complete History of the World

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