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Published: 28 September 2017

544 Pages | 130 colour halftones; 150 maps; 28 plans


ISBN: 9780199689187

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By Steppe, Desert, and Ocean

The Birth of Eurasia

Barry Cunliffe

  • The story of how human society evolved across the Eurasian continent, from the origins of farming to the expansion of the Mongols
  • A vast historical canvas, covering the devlopment of civilization in Europe, the Middle East, and China - and the growing links between them
  • A tale tale of war, invasion, migration, and the rise and fall of empires set over more than 10,000 years
  • How humankind first started building the globalized world we know today - across steppe, desert, and ocean