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How the Scots invented the modern world : the true story of how Western Europe's poorest nation created our modern world & everything in it by  Arthur Herman - Paperback - First Paperback Edition - 2001 - from MW Books Ltd. (SKU: 290358)

How the Scots invented the modern world : the true story of how Western Europe's poorest nation created our modern world & everything in it

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How the Scots invented the modern world : the true story of how Western Europe's poorest nation created our modern world & everything in it

by Herman, Arthur

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Previous owner's signature. Near fine paperback copy; edges very slightly dulled. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; t
ISBN 10
0609809997
ISBN 13
9780609809990
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New York : Three Rivers Press, 2001. First Paperback Edition. Previous owner's signature. Near fine paperback copy; edges very slightly dulled. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered.. Physical description: viii, 472 pages ; 21cm. Subjects: Civilization, Modern -- Scottish influences.

Synopsis

How the Scots Invented the Modern World: The true story of how western Europe's poorest nation created our world & everything in it is a non-fiction book written by Arthur Herman. The book examines the origins of the Scottish Enlightenment and what impact it had on the modern world. Following the Great Man approach, Herman focuses on individuals and presents their biographies in the context of their individual fields and within the theme of the Scottish contributions to the world.

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Bookseller
MW Books Ltd. IE (IE)
Bookseller Inventory #
290358
Title
How the Scots invented the modern world : the true story of how Western Europe's poorest nation created our modern world & everything in it
Author
Herman, Arthur
Book condition
Used - Previous owner's signature. Near fine paperback copy; edges very slightly dulled. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; t
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Paperback Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0609809997
ISBN 13
9780609809990
Publisher
New York : Three Rivers Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2001

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