The Penguin History of the World: 6th edition

September 26, 2019 - Comment

Title: The Penguin History of the World Binding: Paperback Author: J.M.Roberts Publisher: PenguinBooks

Title: The Penguin History of the World Binding: Paperback Author: J.M.Roberts Publisher: PenguinBooks

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Anonymous says:

Fluent, compelling, edifying This is an excellent book: at once rigorous and comprehensive, while remaining accessible to someone whose formal historical education stretches no further than GCSE. It is a long book, unsurprising given the scope of its subject, but remains readable, with a pleasant narrative fluidity, throughout; a reader that finds the length intimidating could well treat each section (“book”) of the work individually, interspersing them with lighter reading. The chronology of the book stretches…

Anonymous says:

History of the World A history of the world history that is both well structured and easy to read. My favourite sections are the earlier periods, such as the Greeks and Romans, which I thought were done particularly well. I hope you find my review helpful

Anonymous says:

Must read Excellent condition and on time delivery. Also, I’ve started reading it, it is quite a thick book, but the way it deals with history and its timeline, I must say it is a must read. I bought it because i needed a book that would help me put places and times together, but this does more than that! It feeds your curiosity, it answers questions and most importantly it will supply you with alternative possibilities to events already known (for example, the flood in the bible vs the flood in The Epic…

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