8 edition of World history: a brief introduction. found in the catalog.
Previous editions published under title: World history at a glance.
|LC Classifications||D21 .R38 1973|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 503 p.|
|Number of Pages||503|
|LC Control Number||73006500|
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Description: xx, pages: maps ; 21 cm. Book Description. This popular introductory textbook provides an overview of more than 3 million years of human prehistory. Written in an accessible and jargon-free style, this engaging volume tells the story of humanity from our beginnings in tropical Africa up to the advent of the world’s first urban civilizations.
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