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A history of the world in 100 objects

Author: Neil MacGregor; British Museum.; BBC Radio 4.; AudioGO (Firm)
Publisher: North Kingstown, R.I. : AudioGO, ℗2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Document   Computer File : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Neil MacGregor's radio series 'A History of the World in 100 Objects' has been a unique event that has set a benchmark for public service broadcasting in the UK and across the world. This book is the tie-in to that event, reproducing the scripts describing the objects that made us who we are.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
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Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Neil MacGregor; British Museum.; BBC Radio 4.; AudioGO (Firm)
ISBN: 9780792779940 0792779940
OCLC Number: 711737713
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
"Includes bonus PDF including info and photos"--Container.
"Sound Library"--Container.
"The British Museum"; "BBC Radio 4"--Container.
In container (17 cm.).
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 20 audio discs (22 hr., 14 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: PDF requires Adobe Reader.
Other Titles: History of the world in one hundred objects
Responsibility: written and presented by Neil MacGregor.

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Neil MacGregor's radio series 'A History of the World in 100 Objects' has been a unique event that has set a benchmark for public service broadcasting in the UK and across the world. This book is the tie-in to that event, reproducing the scripts describing the objects that made us who we are.

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