Clifton Daniel - History - 1987 - 1374 pages
Traces the first eighty-six years of the twentieth century and describes important events in politics, industry, art, music, literature, religion, and sports
Chester Higgins - Social Science - 1994 - 303 pages
A New York Times photojournalist explores African history, traditions, and personality as seen in people of African descent throughout the world
Robin E. Sheriff - History - 2001 - 264 pages
In the 1933 publication The Masters and the Slaves, Brazilian scholar and novelist Gilberto Freyre challenged the racist ideas of his day by defending the "African contribution ...
Frank Willett - Art - 1971 - 288 pages
"An indispensable part of the history of the skills and ideas of mankind." Scientific American.
Mark Jenkins - Sports & Recreation - 1997 - 224 pages
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Norman Davies - Europe - 1996 - 1365 pages
From the Ice Age to the Cold War and beyond, from Reykjavik to Riga, from Archimedes to Einstein, Alexander to Yeltsin, here between the covers of a single volume Norman Davies ...