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Legacy: A Search for the Origins of Civilisation

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Five thousand years ago there began the most momentous revolution in human history. Beginning first in Mesopotamia, now Iraq, city civilisation emerged for the first time on earth, to be followed in Egypt, India, China and the Americas. In each place, civilisation arose independently and each had its own distinctive vision of the goals of life. The ideals of these ancient civilisations still shape the lives of the majority of mankind. In this fascinating historical search, Michael Wood explores these ancient cultures, looking for their essential character and their continuing legacy.

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Author(s):
Michael Wood
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1992
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0563364297
ISBN-13:
9780563364290
Number of pages:
223
Publisher:
Network
Title:
Legacy: A Search for the Origins of Civilisation

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Five thousand years ago there began the most momentous revolution in human history. Beginning first in Mesopotamia, now Iraq, city civilisation emerged for the first time on earth, to be followed in Egypt, India, China and the Americas. In each place, civilisation arose independently and each had its own distinctive vision of the goals of life. The ideals of these ancient civilisations still shape the lives of the majority of mankind. In this fascinating historical search, Michael Wood explores these ancient cultures, looking for their essential character and their continuing legacy.

Signed copy!

Author(s):
Michael Wood
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1992
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0563364297
ISBN-13:
9780563364290
Number of pages:
223
Publisher:
Network
Title:
Legacy: A Search for the Origins of Civilisation

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