Brief Histories of Almost Anything: 50 Savvy Slices of our Global Past

Brief Histories of Almost Anything Savvy Slices of our Global Past Here are fifty concise entertaining histories on a broad eclectic range of ideas borders feminism global issues migration world trade commodities bananas jeans regions Africa Ireland and

  • Title: Brief Histories of Almost Anything: 50 Savvy Slices of our Global Past
  • Author: Chris Brazier
  • ISBN: 9781906523008
  • Page: 435
  • Format: Paperback
  • Here are fifty concise, entertaining histories on a broad, eclectic range of ideas borders, feminism , global issues migration, world trade , commodities bananas, jeans , regions Africa, Ireland , and institutions corporations, the World Bank.Lucid and irreverent, Brief Histories of Almost Anything challenges common perceptions associated with the subjects by going bHere are fifty concise, entertaining histories on a broad, eclectic range of ideas borders, feminism , global issues migration, world trade , commodities bananas, jeans , regions Africa, Ireland , and institutions corporations, the World Bank.Lucid and irreverent, Brief Histories of Almost Anything challenges common perceptions associated with the subjects by going behind the facts Each history has been selected from the New Internationalist magazine, a leading authority on alternative history and Best International Coverage winner in the Utne Reader Independent Press Awards.Edited by Chris Brazier, author of the best selling No Nonsense Guide to World History.

    One thought on “Brief Histories of Almost Anything: 50 Savvy Slices of our Global Past”

    1. There was a lot of neat information in here. It wasn't an exciting read, but you may get a better understanding of how certain groups, events, and historical moments came to be.

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