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Handbook to Life Set, 10 Titles: 12-Volumes

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  • Imprint: Facts On File
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Published:06/01/2011
  • Status: In Stock
  • ISBN: 0816084939 • 13-Digit ISBN: 978-0-8160-8493-7
  • List Price: $840.00 • Discount Price: $756.00


Capturing the essence of life in great civilizations of the past, the Handbook to Life series offers a fascinating glimpse into history. Each volume examines a single civilization or time period and covers everything from landmark events and monumental achievements to geography and everyday life.

Each handbook features:

  • A thematic organization that combines historical and archaeological data in an easy-to-access, highly engaging format
  • Interdisciplinary coverage of topics relevant to many courses and research projects as well as ready reference
  • Numerous photographs, illustrations, and maps that offer readers insight into the wonders of the past and illustrate topics of special interest
  • A complete timeline that gives readers a quick overview of important people, places, and events and puts them in historical context
  • Recommended reading lists at the end of each chapter that are linked to extensive bibliographies to facilitate additional research
  • A comprehensive index.

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