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Historica; 1000 years of our lives and times / Geoffrey Wawro.

Wawro, Geoffrey. (Author).
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Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library 909 WAWR (oversize) (Text) 38650833378027 Oversize Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781921209000
  • Physical Description: 576 pages; : illustrations; 31 cm
  • Publisher: New York; Millennium House; 2006.

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Historica shows the evolution of people's lives over the last thousand years, and shows how dramatically the world has changed. In the year 1000 most people lived in rural areas; cities were small and grew around cathedrals or fortresses or castles; transportation was by horse and cart; breakfast for most people was a small meal of bread and cheese at sunrise; most people were illiterate; education was usually only for wealthy boys and was conducted by the church and personal freedom was very limited; people's roles in life were strictly limited by their place in society. Today the world is a very different place.
Subject: World history.
World politics.
Celebrities > History.
Genre: History.

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