The Lessons of History
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Durant, W. (2012). The Lessons of History. Simon & Schuster.

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Durant, Will. 2012. The Lessons of History. Simon & Schuster.

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Durant, Will, The Lessons of History. Simon & Schuster, 2012.

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With their accessible compendium of philosophy and social progress, the Durants take us on a journey through history, exploring the possibilities and limitations of humanity over time. Juxtaposing the great lives, ideas, and accomplishments with cycles of war and conquest, the Durants reveal the towering themes of history and give meaning to our own.
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