Civilization

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Rousseau and Revolution

Rousseau and Revolution

by Will; Durant, Ariel Durant

The Story of Civilization by Will and Ariel Durant is an eleven-volume set of books. It was written over a lifetime, and it totals two million words across nearly 10,000 pages. The series is incomplete: in the first book of the series (Our Oriental Heritage, which covers the history of the East through 1933), Mr. Durant stated that he wanted to include the history of the West through the early 20th century.
The Condition Of Man

The Condition Of Man

by Lewis Mumford

A study of the development of the personality and the community. With a preface by the author. 16 pages of illustrations.
Technics and Civilization

Technics and Civilization

by Lewis Mumford

This is a history of the machine and a critical study of its effects on civilization. Mumford has drawn on every aspect of life to explain the machine and to trace its social results. "An extraordinarily wide-ranging, sensitive, and provocative book about a subject upon which philosophers have so far shed but little light" (Journal of Philosophy). Index; illustrations.
The Age Of Reason Begins

The Age Of Reason Begins

by Will; Durant, Ariel Durant

The Renaissance

The Renaissance

by Will Durant

The Reformation

The Reformation

by Will Durant

The Age Of Faith

The Age Of Faith

by Will; Durant, Ariel Durant

History Of the Byzantine State

History Of the Byzantine State

by George Ostrogorsky

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The 1619 Project

by Nikole, Editor; Caitlin Roper, Ilena Silverman, and Jake Silverstein, Editors Hannah-Jones

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The Flood Myth

by Alan Dundes

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The Heart Of England

by From the Editors Of Victoria Magazine

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Straws In the Wind

by Robert Anthony Laures Ronald Edward Zupko

Civilization Books & Ephemera

The Classical Greeks (History of Civilization)

The Classical Greeks (History of Civilization)

by Grant, Michael

Charles Scribner's Sons. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1989. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0684191261 . Hardcover. Condition: Fine. First American Edition stated, Hard cover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall in maroon boards w/gray cloth spine and copper titles. Fine book in Fine unclipped DJ. 5 Appendixes, References, Notes, Bibliography, Index; illustrated in maps. 337 pp.; 8vo ; 337 pp pages .
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€9.45
Caesar and Christ (The Story of Civilization III)

Caesar and Christ (The Story of Civilization III)

by Will Durant

Simon & Schuster, 1972. Hardcover. As New/as new. Simon & Schuster, 1972. As New/as new. Beautiful wine cloth covers, gilt titles to spine & front board embossed, maroon topstain, map endpapers. 751 pp. <br/><br/>
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€56.68
The American Condition

The American Condition

by Edmund Faucett and Tony Thomas

Harper & Row, 1982. Stated First Ed./First Printing. Hardcover. Civilization; Social condition in the United States. (486 Pgs.) Owner's initials and date on cover page. NO DJ. Slight fading to boards. Ink from Dark Blue boards faded onto the inside cover a crown and slightly on the first few pages. BOOK VG.
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€20.74
History of the Byzantine State

History of the Byzantine State

by Ostrogorsky, George

Rutgers University Press, 1986. Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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€7.34
A Perfect Harmony: The Intertwining Lives of Animals and Humans Throughout History.

A Perfect Harmony: The Intertwining Lives of Animals and Humans Throughout History.

by Roger A. Caras

New York, NY Simon and Schuster, 1996. Hardcover First Edition; First Printing indicated. First Edition; First Printing indicated. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: Book shows faint indications of shelving along bottom edge of boards; binding square and secure; text clean. DJ shows very light rubbing; price intact; mylar-protected. No longer 'As New', but very close to it. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 271pp. Hardback with DJ. Humanity's relationship with animals... Read more about this item
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€5.00
HISTORY OF THE BYZANTINE STATE

HISTORY OF THE BYZANTINE STATE

by George Ostrogorsky

New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1991. Third Paperback Printing. Paperback. 624p. A softcover book in fine condition. Text is clean and binding tight. Includes several black and white illustrations.
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€23.62
How the Jewish People Grew Up

How the Jewish People Grew Up

by Mordecai I. Soloff

New York: The Union of American Hebrew Congreations, 1951. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: The Union of American Hebrew Congreations, 1951. Later printing. Very Good. Shelf wear, po signature, book seller stamp, markings on edge and cover, embossed front cover, 276pp, illustrated and indexed. <br/><br/>
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€23.57
Lost Cities

Lost Cities

by Leonard Cottrell

London: Pan Books, 1959. Second edition. Paperback. Very Good. London: Pan Books, 1959. Second edition. Very Good. Very Good condition.
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€14.12
Byzantium. The Empire of New Rome

Byzantium. The Empire of New Rome

by Mango, Cyril

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1981. 334 pp including notes, bibliography and index. 24 pages of b/w photos and 3 maps. In 324 A.D. the city of Constantinople was founded as the New Rome. During its first three centuries the Byzantine world integrated Christianity fully within the Greco-Roman tradition. Through eleven centuries this fabulous civilization underwent profound tranformations; for example in the seventh century when the Persian invasion and Arab expansion initiated a process of... Read more about this item
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€25.98
HISTORY OF THE BYZANTINE STATE

HISTORY OF THE BYZANTINE STATE

by George Ostrogorsky

New Jersey: Rutgers University Press. 1969. Revised Edition; Eighth Printing. Hardcover. 0813505992 . Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Light fading on spine. ; 624 pages .
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€47.19
THE STORY OF CIVILIZATION: PART VIII - THE AGE OF LOUIS XIV- A HISTORY OF EUROPEAN CIVILIZATION 1648-1715

THE STORY OF CIVILIZATION: PART VIII - THE AGE OF LOUIS XIV- A HISTORY OF EUROPEAN CIVILIZATION 1648-1715

by Durant, Will: Durant, Ariel

Beautiful cloth covers, top edge stained red, illustrated, indexed, pp802, map end pages, light wear to DJ small tears.
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€56.68
HISTORY OF THE BYZANTINE STATE

HISTORY OF THE BYZANTINE STATE

by George Ostrogorsky

New Jersey: Rutgers University Press. 1957. 1st U.S. Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Rubbing along spine edges. .
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€80.25
BYZANTIUM  The Empire of New Rome

BYZANTIUM The Empire of New Rome

by Cyril Mango

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0684167689 . Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Small chip to spine heel. ; History of civilization; 9.20 X 6.30 X 1.30 inches; 334 pages .
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€36.73
Civilization and Its Enemies  The Next Stage of History

Civilization and Its Enemies The Next Stage of History

by Harris, Lee

New York: Free Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2004. Hardcover. 0743257499 . Orange / grey hardboards with silver titles to the spine. In Fine condition with a tight, bright, unmarked interior with light spine end bumping. The DJ is unclipped, Near Fine, light edgewear. "In the bestselling tradition of Robert Kagan, this controversial new work will spark global debate over the struggle for history following the terrorist attacks of 9/11. "; 0.9 x 9 x 6.2 Inches; 232 pages .
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€12.58
The Reformation (The Story of Civilization, VI)

The Reformation (The Story of Civilization, VI)

by Will Durant

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1957. First edition. Hardcover. As New/fine. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1957. First edition. As New/fine. Beautiful wine cloth covers, gilt titles to spine & front board embossed, maroon topstain, map endpapers. 1025 pp. <br/><br/>
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€56.68
Polish Civilization Essays and Studies

Polish Civilization Essays and Studies

by GIERGIELEWICZ, Mieczyslaw (ed.)

New York: New York University Press, 1979. Hardcover. Second edition. New Hardcover. No dustwrapper. 2nd Printing. The book is a very nice and clean copy.
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€18.89
The Outline of History

The Outline of History

by H. G. Wells

Garden City Books, 1961. Book Club Ed.. Hardcover. The whole story of man. Plain history of life and mankind. Maps and illustrations in B/W. (504 Pgs.) DJ has tears and nicks and edgewear. Small section on cover page torn out. Some yellowing. BOOK VVG/DJ FAIR.
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€16.01
A Guide for the Perplexed of the Twentieth Century.

A Guide for the Perplexed of the Twentieth Century.

by Aaron Kahan

New York, NY Philosophical Library, 1985. Hardcover First Edition, so stated. First Edition, so stated. Near Fine in Very Good DJ: Book near flawless; showing only minor shelf dusting; binding square and secure; text clean. DJshows crease top to bottom front face; mild rubbing; price intact; mylar-protected. Overall, close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 222pp. Hardback with DJ.
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€5.00
Underworld: Flooded Kingdoms of the Ice Age

Underworld: Flooded Kingdoms of the Ice Age

by Hancock, Graham

Michael Joseph. First edition-first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Fine condition.Michael Joseph,2002.First edition-first printing.Purple hardback(gilt lettering to the spine) with Dj(two small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover),both in fine condition.Illustrated with many colour,b/w photos,drawings,maps,plans,diagrams.The book is as new with two small ink marks and light shelf wear on the outer edges of the pages, small nick,crease and light shelf wear on the edges of the pages.Nice and... Read more about this item
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€62.31
Antinomies of Modernity Essays on Race, Orient, Nation

Antinomies of Modernity Essays on Race, Orient, Nation

by Kaiwar, Vasant & Sucheta Mazumdar (editors)

Durham: Duke University Press Books. Very Good with no dust jacket. 2003. Hardcover. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 353 pages; No Dust Jacket, Book Tight, Text is clean no markings seen; BX223 .
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€23.10
History of the Byzantine State

History of the Byzantine State

by Ostrogorsky, George

Basil Blackwell, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good. in x in x in. Basil Blackwell 1968, reprintsecond edition. Binding firm. Pages clean and bright, no markings. Inscribed by previous owner on flyleaf.
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€23.96