The New Penguin History of the World

The New Penguin History of the World

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John Roberts' book has now been updated to the end of the 20th century and revised throughout to make sure it keeps its appeal to a new generation of readers.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 1248 pages
  • 128 x 194 x 56mm | 762.05g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New ed of 4 Revised ed
  • maps
  • 0141007230
  • 9780141007236
  • 798,887

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A work of outstanding breadth of scholarship and penetrating judgments. There is nothing better of its kind. (Jonathan Sumption, "Sunday Telegraph") Anyone who wants an outline grasp of history, the core of all subjects, can grasp it here. ("The Economist")
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