Fb2 The Story of Mankind ePub
by Hendrik willem van loon
|Author:||Hendrik willem van loon|
|Publisher:||Pocket (September 3, 1978)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1133 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1700 kb|
|Digital formats:||lrf mbr docx lrf|
Книга The Story of Mankind автора Hendrik Van Loon оценена посетителями . Hendrik willem van loon.
Онлайн библиотека КнигоГид непременно порадует читателей текстами иностранных и российских писателей, а также гигантским выбором классических и современных произведений. 1. the setting of the stage .
Hendrik Willem van Loon (January 14, 1882 – March 11, 1944) was a Dutch-American historian, journalist, and children's book author. He was born in Rotterdam, Netherlands, the son of Hendrik Willem van Loon and Elisabeth Johanna Hanken. He immigrated to the United States in 1902 to study at Cornell University, receiving his degree in 1905. In 1906 he married Eliza Ingersoll Bowditch (1880–1955), daughter of a Harvard professor, by whom he had two sons, Henry Bowditch and Gerard Willem.
Hendrik Willem van Loon was born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands on January 14, 1882. He immigrated to the United States in 1902 and attended Cornell University, where he received a bachelor's degree in 1905. After graduating, he became a news correspondent for the Associated Press. He reported from Russia on the Russian Revolution in 1905 and from Belgium during World War I in 1914. from the University of Munich in 1911. His dissertation, The Fall of the Dutch Republic, was published as a book in 1913.
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The Story of Mankind revolutionized former methods of telling history. Nevertheless, critics and public alike hailed it as a book for all ages. Van Loon recounts history as living news, relating everything in the past to the present. It received the first Newbery Medal for the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children. He writes informally, making world history wonderfully alive and exciting.
The book is an engagingly written work, dedicated to the author Hendrik van Loon's two young son's Hansje and Willem. Tracing the origins of mankind from about 500,000 BC into the present era, The Story of Mankind encompasses anthropology, culture, sociology and history.
The Story of Mankind book. Hendrik Willem van Loon's ability to convey history as a fascinating tale of adventure has endeared this book to countless readers.
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The Story of Mankind Hardcover – April 3, 2018. There are several chapters missing from the end of the book on this Kindle version. And they are all the chapters that we are currently working on for our curriculum so this was a complete waste of money - even for 99 cents. by. Hendrik Willem Van Loon (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central.
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