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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...
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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.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781450807456
  • Publisher: Publications International Staff
  • Publication date: 8/22/2013
  • Pages: 704
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 2.10 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 8, 2012

    Brilliant!!!

    The greatest way to learn history. This book provides a chance to view history in an incredibley interesting way. I started reading it and couldn't put it down. Buy this book!!!

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