Eyewitness to History

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John Carey
Avon, 1990 - World history - 706 pages
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User Review  - Kris - Goodreads

Fantastic... around 350 short eyewitness accounts of the great moments in history, starting in 430 BC and ending in 1986. I can't recommend this book highly enough. Read full review

Review: Eyewitness to History

User Review  - Goodreads

Fantastic... around 350 short eyewitness accounts of the great moments in history, starting in 430 BC and ending in 1986. I can't recommend this book highly enough. Read full review

Contents

The Greeks March to the Sea 401 bc
3
The Eruption of Vesuvius 24 August ad 79
16
The Murder of Thomas Becket
30
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John Carey is Merton Professor of English at Oxford University. A distinguished critic, reviewer, & broadcaster, he is the author of several books, including "The Intellectuals & the Masses".

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