Lucy's Bones, Sacred Stones and Einstein's Brain: The Remarkable Stories behind the Great Objects and Artifacts of History, from Antiquity to the Modern Era

Lucy's Bones, Sacred Stones and Einstein's Brain: The Remarkable Stories behind the Great Objects and Artifacts of History, from Antiquity to the Modern Era

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by Harvey Rachlin
     
 

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By examining the lore and legend of more than fifty artifacts and relics from the past, Harvey Rachlin opens new windows onto the story of civilization.

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By examining the lore and legend of more than fifty artifacts and relics from the past, Harvey Rachlin opens new windows onto the story of civilization.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Rachlin examines 50 key objects and artifacts of human history, presented in chronological order and ranging from the Rosetta stone to Anne Frank's diary. (Nov.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805064063
Publisher:
Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
02/28/2000
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.15(d)

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Lucy's Bones, Sacred Stones and Einstein's Brain 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Loved this book! The condensed versions of history was very enjoyable and informative. 
Guest More than 1 year ago
I enjoy history and this title allows glimpses in to the history of interesting historical artifacts. It allows the reader to catch a glimpse of dozens of possible articles that could lead in to complete realms of study and reading for anyone. Also, set up in easy to follow format. Good read!