The Lessons of History by Ariel Durant, Will Durant

The Lessons of History

Ariel Durant, Will Durant

119 pages first pub 1968 (editions)

nonfiction history philosophy informative slow-paced


In this illuminating and thoughtful book, Will and Ariel Durant have succeeded in distilling for the reader the accumulated store of knowledge and experience from their four decades of work on the ten monumental volumes of The Story of Civilizatio...

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