A Short History of the World

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Macmillan, 1922 - World history - 455 pages

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User Review  - jose.pires - LibraryThing

From his perspective in 1922, H.G. Wells wrote a "Short History of the World." This straightforward look at the world's timeline, from the first appearance of humans to the reconstruction after World War I is an engaging and concise adventure story that also happens to be true. Read full review

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User Review  - beabatllori - LibraryThing

I'm giving this 5 stars because it may become "the book that ended the Non-Fiction and History Curse". For a proper review though, you'll have to wait until I've read more history and can compare. Or until Alex reads it, whatever happens first. For now, I just thought it was awesome. Read full review


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