A Study of History: Volume ii: Abridgement of Volumes Vii-X [Audiobook] download free by Arnold Joseph Toynbee

A Study of History: Volume ii: Abridgement of Volumes Vii-X Audiobook download free by Arnold Joseph Toynbee
  • Listen audiobook: A Study of History: Volume ii: Abridgement of Volumes Vii-X
  • Author: Arnold Joseph Toynbee
  • Release date: 1988/9/24
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780195050813
  • Rating: 7.76 of 10
  • Votes: 455
  • Review by: Rosa Elmore
  • Review rating: 8.61 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/10
  • Duration: 5H23M43S in 256 kbps (86.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-08
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, WMA, MP3, MPEG4, WAV, Vorbis (compression LHA, CBZ, RAR, ZIP)
  • Total pages original book: 432
  • Includes a PDF summary of 48 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 37M15S (9.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Acknowledged as one of the greatest achievements of modern scholarship, Arnold Toynbee's A Study of History is a ten-volume analysis of the rise and fall of human civilizations. Contained in two volumes, D.C. Somervell's abridgement of this magnificent enterprise preserves the method, atmosphere, texture, and, in many instances, the very words of the original. First published in 1947 and 1957, these two volumes are themselves a great historical achievement. Volume 2, which abridges Volumes VII-X of Toynbee's study, includes sections on Universal States, Universal Churches, Heroic Ages, Contacts Between Civilizations in Space, Contacts Between Civilizations in Time, Law and Freedom in HIstory, The Prospects of the Western Civilization, and the Conclusion. Of Somervell's work, Toynbee wrote, 'The reader now has at his command a uniform abridgement of the whole book, made by a clear mind that has not only mastered the contents but has entered into the writer's outlook and purpose.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Historiography, Classic Books & Novels, General & World History
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 25.87 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x204x21mm
  • Weight: 571g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Oxford, United Kingdom

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