A History of Civilizations

A History of Civilizations

By: Fernand Braudel (author), Richard Mayne (author)Paperback

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Written from a consciously anti-enthnocentric approach, this fascinating work is a survey of the civilizations of the modern world in terms of the broad sweep and continuities of history, rather than the "event-based" technique of most other texts.

About Author

Fernand Braudel was France's foremost post-war historian. He is best known for The Mediterranean in the Age of Philip II, Civilization and Capitalism and The Identity of France. Richard Mayne is a renowned translator of French. His other translations include Monet's Memoirs.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780140124897
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 640
  • ID: 9780140124897
  • weight: 434
  • ISBN10: 0140124896
  • translations: French
  • language of text: English

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