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: 24.95 MB
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History Of Everyday Life In Medieval Scotland

Author: Edward J Cowan
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748688609
Size: 33.75 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 ...

Limited Edition The Casual Vacancy

Author: J.K. Rowling
Publisher: Nanmeebooks
ISBN: 616041139X
Size: 56.67 MB
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เมื่อแบร์รี แฟร์บราเทอร์ ตายลงอย่างกะทันหันในวัยสี่สิบต้น ๆ เมืองเล็ก ๆ ...

Author: Robert Galbraith
Publisher: Nanmeebooks
ISBN: 6160418394
Size: 16.43 MB
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นางแบบเจ้าปัญหาคนหนึ่งตกจากระเบียงลงมาเสียชีวิตเกิดข้อสรุปว่าเธอฆ่าตัวตาย ...

An Illustrated Brief History Of Western Philosophy

Author: Sir Anthony Kenny
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405178604
Size: 32.51 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 ...

A Brief History Of Justice

Author: David Johnston
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444397540
Size: 11.83 MB
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This assumption tints our perceptions both of public figures and of our
acquaintances in everyday life. ... in English, Thomas Hobbes declared that, “of
the voluntary acts of every man, the object is some Good to himselfe. ... We
address ourselves, not to their humanity but to their self- A Brief History of Justice,
First Edition.