A History of the World in 100 Objects

A History of the World in 100 Objects

Neil MacGregor

The blockbuster New York Times bestseller and the better half quantity to the wildly renowned radio series

Neil MacGregor has blazed an strange route to overseas renown. As director of the British Museum, he geared up an convey that aimed to inform the background of humanity throughout the tales of 1 hundred items made, used, honored, or discarded by means of guy. The express and its accompanying BBC radio sequence broke broadcasting files and MacGregor’s e-book turned a bestselling sensation on either side of the Atlantic and an enormous Christmas hit, with greater than 100,000 copies in print within the usa alone.

Examining goods from a cutting device from Africa’s Olduvai Gorge to the credits card, A heritage of the realm in a hundred gadgets is an engrossing and profoundly unique paintings of heritage that might captivate readers for a few years to come back.

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