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The Resource A little history of the world, E.H. Gombrich ; translated by Caroline Mustill

A little history of the world, E.H. Gombrich ; translated by Caroline Mustill

Label
A little history of the world
Title
A little history of the world
Statement of responsibility
E.H. Gombrich ; translated by Caroline Mustill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Presents a brief, narrative history of the world, from the Stone Age up to the end of World War II
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1909-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gombrich, E. H.
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D23
LC item number
.G6413 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World history
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A little history of the world, E.H. Gombrich ; translated by Caroline Mustill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in 2005. With added illustrations
  • Includes index
Contents
Once upon a time -- The greatest inventors of all time -- The land by the Nile -- Sunday, Monday ... -- The one and only god -- I c-a-n r-e-a-d -- Heroes and their weapons -- A unequal struggle -- Two small cities in one small land -- The enlightened one and his land -- The great teacher of a great people -- The greatest adventure of all -- New wars and warriors -- An enemy of history -- Rulers of the western world -- The good news -- Life in the empire and it's frontiers -- The storm -- The starry night begins -- There is no god but Alla, and Muhammad is his prophet -- A conqueror who knows how to rule -- A struggle to become lord of Christendom -- Chivalrous knights -- Emperors in the age of chivalry -- Cities and citizens -- A new age -- A new world -- A new faith -- The church at war -- Terrible times -- An unlucky king and a lucky king -- Meanwhile, looking eastward ... -- A truly new age -- A very violent revolution -- The last conqueror -- Men and machines -- Across the seas -- Two new states in Europe -- Dividing up the world -- The small part of the history of the world which I have lived through myself: looking back
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Illustrated ed.
Extent
xvi, 346 p.
Isbn
9780300176148
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011027503
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)741415812
  • (OCoLC)ocn741415812
  • 1716693
Label
A little history of the world, E.H. Gombrich ; translated by Caroline Mustill
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in 2005. With added illustrations
  • Includes index
Contents
Once upon a time -- The greatest inventors of all time -- The land by the Nile -- Sunday, Monday ... -- The one and only god -- I c-a-n r-e-a-d -- Heroes and their weapons -- A unequal struggle -- Two small cities in one small land -- The enlightened one and his land -- The great teacher of a great people -- The greatest adventure of all -- New wars and warriors -- An enemy of history -- Rulers of the western world -- The good news -- Life in the empire and it's frontiers -- The storm -- The starry night begins -- There is no god but Alla, and Muhammad is his prophet -- A conqueror who knows how to rule -- A struggle to become lord of Christendom -- Chivalrous knights -- Emperors in the age of chivalry -- Cities and citizens -- A new age -- A new world -- A new faith -- The church at war -- Terrible times -- An unlucky king and a lucky king -- Meanwhile, looking eastward ... -- A truly new age -- A very violent revolution -- The last conqueror -- Men and machines -- Across the seas -- Two new states in Europe -- Dividing up the world -- The small part of the history of the world which I have lived through myself: looking back
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Illustrated ed.
Extent
xvi, 346 p.
Isbn
9780300176148
Isbn Type
(cl : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011027503
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)741415812
  • (OCoLC)ocn741415812
  • 1716693

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