Historical Dictionary of Ancient Egypt, Third Edition aims to give a basic overview of Egyptian history and civilization from its origin until its demise at the Arabic conquest for both the academic scholar and the interested layman.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-24 - Publisher: Publications scientifiques du Muséum
Here, for the first time in English, is Georges Cuvier’s extraordinary “History of the Natural Sciences from Its Origin to the Present Day.” Based on a series of public lectures presented by Cuvier from 1829 to 1832, this first of a five-volume series, translated from the original French and heavily
Type: BOOK - Published: 1850 - Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
An “extremely funny” take on the decline of civility, from the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of How the Hell Did This Happen? (The Plain Dealer). In Modern Manners, cultural guru P. J. O’Rourke provides the essential accessory for the truly contemporary man or woman—a rulebook for living in a