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Quest for the past.

Author: Reader's Digest Services.
Publisher: Sydney : Reader's Digest, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Australian edView all editions and formats
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"From our search through man's shadowy beginnings come tales of influential personalities, ancient art and technology, strange practices and bizarre customs. More than 150 stories and 350 illustrations vividly portray the mysteries and glories uncovered in this exciting and intriguing quest for the past."--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reader's Digest Services.
ISBN: 0949819697 9780949819697
OCLC Number: 154303290
Notes: Cover subtitle: Amazing answers to the riddles of history.
At head of title: Reader's digest.
Includes index.
Description: 320 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Early man --
Ancient world --
Classical world --
Medieval world.
Other Titles: Reader's digest quest for the past
Reader's digest.

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"From our search through man's shadowy beginnings come tales of influential personalities, ancient art and technology, strange practices and bizarre customs. More than 150 stories and 350 illustrations vividly portray the mysteries and glories uncovered in this exciting and intriguing quest for the past."--Back cover.

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