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The Ordeal of Civilization

£25.00

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Published 1926. Black cloth covers, boards and spine rubbed on edges, binding of front board cracked; school stamp on front board and bookplate inside front flyleaf.  
Illustrated throughout, including 12 colour maps. All pages clean and unmarked but some browning. Subtitled "A sketch of the development and world-wide diffusion of our present-day institutions and ideas". As a historian, Robinson emphasised  social, scientific and intellectual development in Europe.
Books from this shop are normally dispatched on Tuesdays and Fridays.

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Author(s):
Robinson, James Harvey
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
23x15x4.5cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
769
Publisher:
Harper & Brothers Publishers

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Published 1926. Black cloth covers, boards and spine rubbed on edges, binding of front board cracked; school stamp on front board and bookplate inside front flyleaf.  
Illustrated throughout, including 12 colour maps. All pages clean and unmarked but some browning. Subtitled "A sketch of the development and world-wide diffusion of our present-day institutions and ideas". As a historian, Robinson emphasised  social, scientific and intellectual development in Europe.
Books from this shop are normally dispatched on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Author(s):
Robinson, James Harvey
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
23x15x4.5cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
769
Publisher:
Harper & Brothers Publishers

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