The Resource 12 books that changed the world, Melvyn Bragg

12 books that changed the world, Melvyn Bragg

Label
12 books that changed the world
Title
12 books that changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Melvyn Bragg
Title variation
  • 12 books that changed the world
  • Twelve books that changed the world
Title variation remainder
how words and wisdom have shaped our lives
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BNB
Dewey number
028
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
12 books that changed the world, Melvyn Bragg
Label
12 books that changed the world, Melvyn Bragg
Publication
Note
TV tie-in
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Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Principia mathematica (1687) / by Isaac Newton -- Married love (1918) / by Mary Stopes -- Magna carta (1215) / by members of the English ruling classes -- The rule book of association football (1863) / by a group of former English public school men -- On the origin of species (1859) / by Charles Darwin -- On the abolition of the slave trade (1789) / by William Wilberforce in Parliament, immediately printed in several versions -- A vindication of the rights of women (1792) / by Mary Wollstonecraft -- Experimental researches in electricity (3 volumes, 1839, 1844, 1855) / by Michael Faraday -- Patent specification for Arkwright's spinning machine (1769) / by Richard Arkwright -- The King James Bible (1611) / by William Tyndale and fifty-four scholars appointed by the King -- An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations (1776) / by Adam Smith -- The first folio (1623) / by William Shakespeare
  • Principia Mathematica -- Married love -- Magna Carta -- The rule book of association football -- On the origin of species -- On the abolition of the slave trade -- A vindication of the rights of woman -- Experimental researches in electricity -- Patent specification for Arkwright's spinning machine -- The king James bible -- An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations -- The first folio
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
372 pages, [24] pages of plates
Isbn
9780340839829
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), 1 map, portraits (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) HAS167012
  • (Uk)013370652

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