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The story of civilization

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Simon and Schuster , New York
Statementvols. 7, 8 by Will and Ariel Durant
ContributionsDurant, Ariel
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Pagination7 vols. (1-4, 6-8) :
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OCLC/WorldCa610502231

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While not finished, The Story of Civilization is still something to admire. Tremendous effort was placed into each book. From Book 1: The first volume of the expansive Pulitzer Prize-winning series The Story of Civilization.

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Will Durant (–) was awarded the Pulitzer Prize () and the Presidential Medal of Freedom (). He spent more than fifty years writing his critically acclaimed eleven-volume series, The Story of Civilization (the later volumes written in conjunction with his wife, Ariel).

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continues the excellence of the series. Originally intended as the final book of the series, "The Story of Civilization", in ended up being the penultimate Durants lucidly and eloquently summarize the philosophy, life and influence that Rousseau had on the 18th century and, indeed, continues to have to this very day.5/5(2).

The Story of Civilization is a four-volume series covering the entire span of both world and U.S. history. Each volume has a core book plus a number of ancillary items. This is similar in concept to Susan Wise Bauer’s The Story of the World, but The Story of Civilization is written primarily for a Catholic audience and has more thorough coverage of U.S.

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The Story of Western Civilization is a series of 4 reading workbooks created for middle-grade and older students. The 4 books in the series present specific segments of the history of Western civilization. The language level of each book has been carefully controlled so that slow readers will not be frustrated; yet the content of each presents as much historical information as possible.

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This is the third volume of the classic, Pulitzer Prize-winning series. The Story of Civilization: Rousseau and revolution; a history of civilization in France, England, and Germany fromand in the remainder of. The Civilization Book is primarily a book about the ways and methods used by the ancient people for manufacturing the working tools, households, traps for fish and animals, rafts and boats, sleds, sweep buck-rake chariots, cult buildings, pyramids and sacred barrows, stone monuments and dolmens, fishing rods, saddles, stirrups, horse shoes.

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