100 Books That Shaped World History

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In this chronologically-organized text you will find the answers to these questions and much more! 100 Books That Shaped World History is a fascinating book about the most significant works of fiction and nonfiction which have made great contributions to world culture. Each book in the 100 Series is perfect for the browser, as well as for the person who wants to read straight through. Every title contains locator maps, a complete index with cross references, and a special section with a trivia quiz and suggested ...
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Overview

In this chronologically-organized text you will find the answers to these questions and much more! 100 Books That Shaped World History is a fascinating book about the most significant works of fiction and nonfiction which have made great contributions to world culture. Each book in the 100 Series is perfect for the browser, as well as for the person who wants to read straight through. Every title contains locator maps, a complete index with cross references, and a special section with a trivia quiz and suggested projects.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780912517483
  • Publisher: Bluewood Books
  • Publication date: 10/1/2001
  • Pages: 112
  • Sales rank: 951,282
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 7
1. Epic of Gilgamesh (C. 2700-1500 B.C.) 8
2. The Egyptian Book of the Dead (C. 2400-1420 B.C.) 9
3. Iliad (C. 800 B. C.) 10
4. Aesop's Fables (C. 600-560 B.C.) 11
5. Hippocratic Corpus (C. 5th Century B.C.) 12
6. The History of Herodotus (C. 440 B.C.) 13
7. The Analects of Confucius (429 B.C.) 14
8. Republic (C. 378 B.C.) 15
9. Nicomachean Ethics (C. 330 B.C.) 16
10. On the Republic (51 B.C.) 17
11. Koran (C. A.D. 652) 18
12. The Tale of Genji (C. 1010) 19
13. The Travels of Marco Polo (C. 1300) 20
14. The Divine Comedy (C. 1320) 21
15. Gutenberg Bible (1455) 22
16. The Prince (1513) 23
17. Utopia (1516) 24
18. Ninety-Five Theses (1517) 25
19. The Fabric of the Human Body (1543) 26
20. On the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres (1543) 27
21. Romeo and Juliet (1594) 28
22. Don Quixote De La Mancha (1605) 29
23. Treatise on Painting (1651) 30
24. The Pilgrim's Progress (1678;1684) 31
25. Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (1689) 32
26. Two Treatises of Government (1690) 33
27. Robinson Crusoe (1719) 34
28. Poor Richard's Almanack (1732-1757) 35
29. The Social Contract (1762) 36
30. Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (1776) 37
31. Common Sense (1776) 38
32. The Federalist Papers (1787-1788) 39
33. A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) 40
34. Cartagena Manifesto (1812) 41
35. Pride and Rejudice (1813) 42
36. The Last of the Mohicans (1826) 43
37. Nature (1836) 44
38. A Christmas Carol (1843) 45
39. Tales (1845) 46
40. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (1845) 47
41. Wuthering Heights (1847) 48
42. Civil Disobedience (1849) 49
43. David Copperfield (1849-1850) 50
44. The Scarlet Letter (1850) 51
45. Uncle Tom's Cabin (1851-1852) 52
46. Moby Dick (1851) 53
47. On the Origin of Species (1859) 54
48. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) 55
49. Das Kapital (1867) 56
50. Little Women (1868) 57
51. Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870) 58
52. The Brothers Karamazov (1879-1880) 59
53. Treasure Island (1883) 60
54. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884) 61
55. War and Peace (1886) 62
56. A Study in Scarlet (1887) 63
57. The Jewish State (1896) 64
58. The War of the Worlds (1898) 65
59. The Interpretation of Dreams (1900) 66
60. Up From Slavery (1901) 67
61. The Story of My Life (1902) 68
62. The Call of the Wild (1903) 69
63. The Jungle (1906) 70
64. Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) 71
65. O Pioneers! (1913) 72
66. Sons and Lovers (1913) 73
67. Relativity: The Special and General Theory (1916) 74
68. Siddhartha (1922) 75
69. Ulysses (1922) 76
70. The Great Gatsby (1925) 77
71. Mein Kampf (1925; 1927) 78
72. The Sun Also Rises (1926) 79
73. The Oxford English Dictionary (1928) 80
74. All Quiet on the Western Front (1929) 81
75. The Sound and the Fury (1929) 82
76. The Maltese Falcon (1930) 83
77. The Good Earth (1931) 84
78. Brave New World (1932) 85
79. Story of Civilization (1935-1975) 86
80. Gone with the Wind (1936) 87
81. The Grapes of Wrath (1939) 88
82. Native Son (1940) 89
83. The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care (1946) 90
84. Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl (1947) 91
85. Cry, the Beloved Country (1948) 92
86. The Second World War (1948-1954) 93
87. The Catcher in the Rye (1951) 94
88. Lord of the Flies (1954) 95
89. To Kill a Mockingbird (1960) 96
90. Catch-22 (1961) 97
91. Silent Spring (1962) 98
92. The Feminine Mystique (1963) 99
93. Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man (1964) 100
94. Unsafe at Any Speed (1965) 101
95. Quotations of Chairman Mao (1966) 102
96. One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967) 103
97. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (1971) 104
98. The Gulag Archipelago (1973-1975) 105
99. Beloved (1987) 106
100. A Brief History of Time, Updated and Expanded (1998) 107
Trivia Quiz & Projects 108
Index 109
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