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1 COON, CARLETON S The Story Of Man; From The First Human To Primitive Culture And Beyond.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1962. Second Edition, Revised. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
According to the author, the aim of this book is to describe the main events of human history from the time man appeared on the face of the earth until the present moment, when he has the power to destroy it. Includes an index 
Price: 9.45 USD
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2 COON, CARLETON S The Story Of Man; From The First Human To Primitive Culture And Beyond.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1962. Second Edition, Revised. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Dustjacket is worn. 
According to the author, the aim of this book is to describe the main events of human history from the time man appeared on the face of the earth until the present moment, when he has the power to destroy it. Includes an index 
Price: 13.06 USD
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3 EDITORS OF THE NEW YORK TIMES. The New York Times Great Stories Of The Century: The Major Events Of The 20th Century As Reported In The Pages Of The New York Times.
Galahad Books, New York: 1999. 1578660661 / 9781578660667 First Galahad Books Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Covers the top world-changing events of the twentieth century, presenting the headline stories plus in-depth coverage: headline news, front page stories and related articles throughout the newspaper on the major events that shaped history - plus, period advertisements that further reflect the pulse of American life through one hundred years of change. 
Price: 31.59 USD
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4 JENNINGS, PETER & BREWSTER, TODD; BOURBEAU, KATHERINE (PHOTOGRAPHIC EDITOR). The Century.
Doubleday and Company, Inc., New York: 0385483279 / 9780385483278 First Edition, Seventh Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
"We have sought," write Peter Jennings and Todd Brewster, "to distinguish our story from other histories by holding each chapter up to a litmus test. Have we looked at this time from the perspective of someone who lived through it? And in doing so, have we captured a sense not only of the events of a particular era, but of the mood, the prevailing attitudes?" Thus, the experiences of ordinary men and women come to life in sidebars that appear throughout The Century. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.28 USD
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5 MULLER, HERBERT J. The Uses Of The Past: Profiles Of Former Societies.
New American Library, New York: 1954. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Do the triumphs and disasters of the past have a real meaning for our civilization today? This is the searching question that the author discusses in this finely written and stimulating inquiry into the cultures that have preceded our own. The glories of Greece and Rome, the challenge of the Industrial Revolution, the adventure that was to be the new Russia, the mysticism of India and the humanism of China are examined. Includes an Index. 
Price: 4.51 USD
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6 ROBERTS, J. M. The New History Of The World.
Oxford University Press, New York: 2003. 0195219279 / 9780195219272 Revised Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In the New History of the World , Roberts has completely revised his monumental work for the first time, taking into account the great range of discoveries that have altered our views on everything from early civilizations to post-Cold War globalism. The chapter on human history has been completely rewritten, addressing events as recent as the relationship between the Arab and Western worlds in the wake of the September 11 attack. In addition to the revisions, the book is now available in a readers' format--perfect for a new generation of readers to open their minds to the great narrative A work of outstanding breadth of scholarship and penetrating judgments. "There is nothing better of its kind." - The Sunday Telegraph"A work of outstanding breadth of scholarship and penetrating judgments. 
Price: 17.01 USD
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7 THOMAS, HUGH. A History Of The World.
Harper & Row, New York: 0060142812 / 9780060142810 First U.S. Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good reading copy. Stains on dustjacket and cover. 
Focuses on world history from its origins until the present. Includes an Index. 
Price: 3.18 USD
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