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The story of mankind

Author: Hendrik Willem Van Loon; John M Merriman
Publisher: New York : Liveright, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Updated ed. with concluding chapter by Professor John MerrimanView all editions and formats
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This classic history, first published in 1921 and winner of the first Newbery Medal, was illustrated in pen and ink by the author. This version has incorporated recent events to make it an up-to-date world history.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hendrik Willem Van Loon; John M Merriman
ISBN: 0871401568 9780871401564
OCLC Number: 221769365
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Winner of John Newbery Medal 1922
Description: 610 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Hendrik Willem Van Loon.

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"The Story of Mankind" was first published in 1921. This updated version, retaining van Loon's original illustrations and maps, incorporates important developments since the 1960s, including the  Read more...

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