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Seventy Centuries of the Life of Mankind: In a Survey of History from the ...

by Josephus Nelson Larned

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Seventy centuries of the life of mankind; in a survey of history from the earliest known records through all stages of civilization, in all important countries, down to the present time; with an introductory account of prehistoric peoples.

The Outline of History, subtitled either "The Whole Story of Man" or "Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind", is a work by H. Wells chronicling the history of Cited by: Larneds History of the World Or Seventy Centuries of the Life of Mankind, Volume 4.

Posted in on June 27th A concise survey of the culture and civilization of mankind, The Lessons of History is the result of a lifetime of research from Pulitzer Prize–winning historians Will and Ariel Durant.

With their accessible compendium of philosophy and social progress, the Durants take us on a journey through history, exploring the possibilities and limitations of humanity over by: This book is illustrated, or as it is printed in the book “Deorated By John Lockwood Kipling, C.I.E.” Published: Garden City New York Doubleday, Doran & Company, INC.

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