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The Resource A brief history of the human race, Michael Cook

A brief history of the human race, Michael Cook

Label
A brief history of the human race
Title
A brief history of the human race
Statement of responsibility
Michael Cook
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A concise history of the last few millennia of humans discusses such topics as the Mesoamerican calendars, cultural expression, and the seemingly disproportionate role of the West in shaping the modern world
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173282
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cook, M. A
Dewey number
930
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Human beings
Target audience
adult
Label
A brief history of the human race, Michael Cook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [360]-367) and index
Contents
Why is history the way it is?: Palaeolithic background -- Neolithic revolution -- Emergence of civilization -- Smaller continents: Australia -- Americas -- Africa -- Eurasian landmass: Ancient near east -- India -- China -- Ancient Mediterranean world -- Western Europe -- Toward one world?: Islamic civilization -- European expansion -- Modern world
Control code
ocm52269227
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 385 p.
Isbn
9780393052312
Lccn
2003053981
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-9157
Label
A brief history of the human race, Michael Cook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [360]-367) and index
Contents
Why is history the way it is?: Palaeolithic background -- Neolithic revolution -- Emergence of civilization -- Smaller continents: Australia -- Americas -- Africa -- Eurasian landmass: Ancient near east -- India -- China -- Ancient Mediterranean world -- Western Europe -- Toward one world?: Islamic civilization -- European expansion -- Modern world
Control code
ocm52269227
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 385 p.
Isbn
9780393052312
Lccn
2003053981
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-9157

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