The Oxford Illustrated History Of The Book

Author: James Raven
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198702981
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In 14 original essays, this book reveals the history of books in all their various forms, from the ancient world to the digital present
The Oxford Illustrated History of the Book
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: James Raven
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-11 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In 14 original essays, this book reveals the history of books in all their various forms, from the ancient world to the digital present
The Oxford Illustrated History of the World
Language: en
Pages: 481
Authors: Felipe Fernández-Armesto
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Oxford Illustrated History

The Oxford Illustrated History of the World is the story of humanity itself, from earliest times to the present day, and the changes--good and bad--which have shaped our world.
The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This lavishly illustrated volume explores the history of China from the founding of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) through to the present day. Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand this rising superpower on the verge of what promises to be the 'Chinese century'.
The Oxford Illustrated History of the Vikings
Language: en
Pages: 298
Authors: Peter Sawyer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Oxford Illustrated History

Covers the different geographical areas of the Viking world, and traces the Viking story from the first raids on isolated coastal communities toward the end of the eighth century to the establishing of permanent settlements
The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: T. C. W. Blanning
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-11 - Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

Written by an international team of leading scholars, The Oxford History of Modern Europe traces Europe's turbulent history, from the beginnings of the Revolution in France to the dawn of two World Wars, to the breakup of the Soviet Union, to today's kaleidoscope of nation-states. The achievements and failures of