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The Resource A little history of the world, Ernst Gombrich

A little history of the world, Ernst Gombrich

Label
A little history of the world
Title
A little history of the world
Statement of responsibility
Ernst Gombrich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Summary
Presents a brief, narrative history of the world for young readers, from the Stone Age up to the end of World War II
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
202417
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1909-2001
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gombrich, E. H.
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
D23
LC item number
.G64 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World history
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A little history of the world, Ernst Gombrich
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of : Eine kurze Weltgeschichte für junge Leser
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Once upon a time -- The greatest invention of all time -- The land by the Nile -- Sunday, Monday -- The one and only God -- I C-A-N R-E-A-D-- Heroes and their weapons -- An unequal struggle -- Two small cities in one small land -- The enlightened one and his land -- A great teacher of a great people -- The greatest adventure of all -- New wars and new warriors -- An enemy of history -- Rulers of the western world -- The good news -- Life in the Empire and at its frontiers -- The storm -- The starry night begins -- There is no God but Allah, and Muhammad is his prophet -- A conqueror who knows how to rule -- A struggle to become Lord of Christendom -- Chivalrous knights -- Emperors in the age of chivalry -- Cities and citizens -- A new age -- A new world -- A new faith -- The church at war -- Terrible times -- An unlucky king and a lucky king -- Meanwhile, looking eastwards... -- A very violent revolution -- The last conqueror -- Men and machines -- Across the seas -- Two new states in Europe -- Dividing up the world -- The small part of the history of the world which I have lived through myself: looking back
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 284 pages
Isbn
9780300143324
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005011802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60360313
  • 4231-07260
  • (OCoLC)60360313
Label
A little history of the world, Ernst Gombrich
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of : Eine kurze Weltgeschichte für junge Leser
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Once upon a time -- The greatest invention of all time -- The land by the Nile -- Sunday, Monday -- The one and only God -- I C-A-N R-E-A-D-- Heroes and their weapons -- An unequal struggle -- Two small cities in one small land -- The enlightened one and his land -- A great teacher of a great people -- The greatest adventure of all -- New wars and new warriors -- An enemy of history -- Rulers of the western world -- The good news -- Life in the Empire and at its frontiers -- The storm -- The starry night begins -- There is no God but Allah, and Muhammad is his prophet -- A conqueror who knows how to rule -- A struggle to become Lord of Christendom -- Chivalrous knights -- Emperors in the age of chivalry -- Cities and citizens -- A new age -- A new world -- A new faith -- The church at war -- Terrible times -- An unlucky king and a lucky king -- Meanwhile, looking eastwards... -- A very violent revolution -- The last conqueror -- Men and machines -- Across the seas -- Two new states in Europe -- Dividing up the world -- The small part of the history of the world which I have lived through myself: looking back
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 284 pages
Isbn
9780300143324
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005011802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60360313
  • 4231-07260
  • (OCoLC)60360313

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