Brief Histories Of Everyday Objects

Author: Andy Warner
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250078660
Size: 65.76 MB
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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: 1250137039
Size: 61.44 MB
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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: 16.70 MB
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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.

A Brief History Of Justice

Author: David Johnston
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444397540
Size: 57.36 MB
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Indeed, the two towering book-ends to Western political thought -- Plato's Republic and John Rawls' milestone 1971 publication, A Theory of Justice-- are both essays on justice.

A Brief History Of Encyclopedias

Author: Andrew Brown
Publisher: Hesperus Press
ISBN: 9781843919735
Size: 42.56 MB
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Including topics such as Wikipedia's importance as a global phenomenon, this is a timely consideration of the roles of the guardians and editors of information throughout history Encyclopedias have traditionally claimed to provide absolute ...

A Brief History Of Liberty

Author: David Schmidtz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444358790
Size: 62.38 MB
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Stimulating and thought-provoking, A Brief History of Liberty offers readers a philosophically-informed portrait of the elusive nature of one of our most cherished ideals.

A Brief History Of India

Author: Alain Daniélou
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1594777942
Size: 55.43 MB
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Daniélou's powerful rebuttal to the conventional view of India's history, which calls for a massive reevaluation of the history of humanity • Explores historical occurrences from each major time period starting with the first appearance ...

A Brief History Of Happiness

Author: Nicholas P. White
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405153121
Size: 27.72 MB
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In this brief history, philosopher Nicholas White reviews 2,500 years of philosophical thought about happiness.

A Brief History Of Diaries

Author: Alexandra Johnson
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ISBN: 9781843919704
Size: 35.36 MB
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Alexandra Johnson traces the diary's quirky and compelling history through centuries of writing for and about one's self.

A Brief History Of Feminism

Author: Patu
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262037114
Size: 10.86 MB
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We see God as a long-bearded old man emerging from a cloud (and once, as a woman with her hair in curlers). And we learn the story so far of a history that is still being written.