Lessons of history
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New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2010.
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901 DURAN
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901 DURAN
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Description
A concise survey of the culture and civilization of mankind, The Lessons of History is the result of a lifetime of research from Pulitzer Prize–winning historians Will and Ariel Durant.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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Book
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Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Physical Desc:
117 pages ; 22.
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English
ISBN:
9781439149959, 143914995X

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General Note
Originally published: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1968.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Surveys the history of human culture and civilization, identifying key themes from throughout five thousand years, with discussion of race, character, morals, religion, economics, government, war, and other topics, and addressing the question of whether progress is real.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Durant, W., & Durant, A. (2010). Lessons of history. Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition. New York: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Durant, Will, 1885-1981 and Ariel. Durant. 2010. Lessons of History. New York: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Durant, Will, 1885-1981 and Ariel. Durant, Lessons of History. New York: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Durant, Will, and Ariel Durant. Lessons of History. Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition. New York: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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