Brief Histories Of Everyday Objects

Author: Andy Warner
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250137039
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This is both a book of histories and a book about histories. It explores how lies become legends, trade routes spring up, and empires rise and fall—all from the perspective of your toothbrush or toilet.

Author: Jared M. Diamond
ISBN: 9789747799149
Size: 48.73 MB
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History Of Everyday Life In Medieval Scotland

Author: Edward J Cowan
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748688609
Size: 43.99 MB
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Undoubtedly, writing the history of the everyday presents unique problems of
evidence for the historian. ... In other words, examining the exceptional incident
or object to deduce its opposite. ... It is the incidental comment, remark or
observation, chance survival, brief glimpse or snapshot that often contains a clue
to and even ...

Everyday Objects

Author: William Henry Davenport Adams
Size: 15.86 MB
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Picturesque Aspects of Natural History (Illustrations) William Henry Davenport
Adams ... and particularly in summer, the twilight gleam encroaches, so to speak,
upon a portion of the nights, which are otherwise so brief, and precludes our
vision ...

Guide To The Literature Of Art History 2

Author: Max Marmor
Publisher: Amer Library Assn
Size: 71.14 MB
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Artifacts are primarily European and represent a range of household furnishings
and everyday objects. Contents: A brief history of the Department of Decorative
Art and Design; Middle Ages (ca.l000-ca.l500); Renaissance, South Europe; ...

Literacy Place

ISBN: 9780590906562
Size: 41.48 MB
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Suggest they follow this strategy: • Imagine yourself finding this object for the very
first time. What would ... 43 /Lu^ Proficient sample: An informative history of an
everyday object with facts and picture Technology Options Encourage students to
write their informative histories ... Apprentice: The student's history of an everyday
object is brief and gives some facts about who used it where, when, and how.

Author: Cheng'en Wu
ISBN: 9789749207765
Size: 67.95 MB
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An Illustrated Brief History Of Western Philosophy

Author: Sir Anthony Kenny
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405178604
Size: 61.28 MB
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... the intellect acquires its concepts by reflection upon sensory experience; we
have no innate ideas, nor, for everyday knowledge, ... We need it, Aquinas
thought, because the material objects of the world we live in are not, in
themselves, fit objects for intellectual understanding. A Platonic Idea, universal,
intangible, unchanging, unique, might be a suitable object for the intellect; but in
our world there are ...

Author: Haruki Murakami
ISBN: 9786167591551
Size: 69.36 MB
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