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Title:
A study of history
Author:
Toynbee, Arnold, 1889-1975.
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Edition:
A new edition, revised and abridged by the author and Jane Caplan.
Publication Information:
New York : Oxford University Press; distributed in the United States by American Heritage Press [1972]
Physical Description:
576 pages : illustrations (part color) ; 30 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780070651296
Format :
Book

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Central Library CB63 .T6433 1972 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize Non-Circ
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Arnold J. Toynbee was born in London, England on April 14, 1889. He was educated at Balliol College, Oxford and studied briefly at the British School at Athens. He served in the British foreign office during both world wars and was a delegate to the 1919 Paris Peace Congress. From 1925 to 1955, he held the position of director of studies at the Royal Institute of International Affairs and was professor of history at the University of London during approximately the same time.

His publications include The Western Question in Greece and Turkey, Civilization on Trial, East to West: A Journey round the World, the 12-volume A Study of History, and Hellenism: The History of a Civilization. He died on October 22, 1975.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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