Civilisation, a personal view

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Harper & Row, 1969 - History - 359 pages
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User Review  - the.ken.petersen - LibraryThing

This is a dreadful book from an excellent TV series. If one is producing an art book, one would be disappointed that the illustrations were all going to be black and white. When this was compounded by ... Read full review

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User Review  - Smiley - LibraryThing

Excellent. Only four stars because this is a book of a miniseries of programs and a little, not much, is lost in change of medium. Well illustrated. Clark writes well and with conviction about the progress of western civiliztion as illustrated through art. Read full review

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Purse lid in gold and enamel from the Sutton Hoo ship burial 12
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The beginning of the Gospel of St Matthew from the Lindisfarne Gospels c 700
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