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Ideas

A History of Thought and Invention, from Fire to Freud

Ideas( )
Author: Watson, Peter
ISBN:978-0-06-621064-3
Publication Date:Aug 2005
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

In this hugely ambitious and stimulating book, Peter Watson describes the history of ideas, from deep antiquity to the present day, leading to a new way of understanding our world and ourselves.

The narrative begins nearly two million years ago with the invention of hand-axes and explores how some of our most cherished notions might have originated before humans had language. Then, in a broad sweep, the book moves forward to consider not the battles and treaties of kings and...
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Book Details
Pages:848
Detailed Subjects: History / World
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.375 x 9.25 x 1.815 Inches
Book Weight:3.43 Pounds



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