A study of history, Volume 10

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Oxford University Press, 1948 - Civilization
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The disintegration of a Civilization is usually a well documented process, and involves the bulk of historical writing so far. Toynbee has the theory that the active part of a civilization's life is ... Read full review

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this book was published eight years after the rest of the work and gives us a look at the results of eight years of criticism of the Toynbee thesis. I find it very important, for it shows a great ... Read full review

Contents

THE INSPIRATIONS OF HISTORIANS
1
CURIOSITY
7
THE WILLO TIIEWISP OF OMNISCIENCE
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