A study of history, Volume 8

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Oxford University Press, 1948 - Civilization
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User Review  - ritaer - LibraryThing

Toynbee's theory of history gains a little from illustrations, and from being more up-to-date (1972) but probably loses some from being abridged. However the maps are helpful. Read full review

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This was the last volume of the Study published before WWII, which did cause a gap in the research, and perhaps a bit of a re-think of the process. Toynbee begins this volume with a criterion of ... Read full review

Contents

HEROIC AGES
viii
THE ACCUMULATION OF PRESSURE
12
THE CATACLYSM AND ITS CONSEQUENCES
45

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