The Book of Amazing History

The Book of Amazing History

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The Book of Amazing History is designed for history buffs who want to know the hows and whys along with all the whos and whens. The 704-page, high-value hardcover volume houses an inspiring collection of articles, lists, quotes, and anecdotes that explore a vast range of human history, from the ancient world to the recent past. Articles look at history from an…  See more details below

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The Book of Amazing History is designed for history buffs who want to know the hows and whys along with all the whos and whens. The 704-page, high-value hardcover volume houses an inspiring collection of articles, lists, quotes, and anecdotes that explore a vast range of human history, from the ancient world to the recent past. Articles look at history from an anything-goes perspective, exploring the outer limits of human experience via colorful tales of fascinating personalities, places, and events. Discover the biological warfare secrets of the ancient world; the racy true story of Barbie; the development of American hot rod culture; a brief history of underwear; and the food obsessions of ancient Romans. Plus meet the real-life explorers who created King Kong, the teenager who invented television, and much, much more. Gorgeous leatherette binding with gilded accents makes The Book of Amazing History a handsome addition to your library.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781450807456
Publisher:
Publications International Staff
Publication date:
08/22/2013
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 2.10(d)

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