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    The Sumerians

    Charles Leonard Woolley

    Paperback

    In this book Professor Woolley, one of the world's foremost archaeologists, shows quite clearly that when Egyptian civilization began the civilization of the Sumerians had already flourished for at least 2,000 years.

  • 9780393002553 72

    The Spanish Inquisition

    Cecil Roth

    Paperback

    No other organization for religious persecution ever equaled the Spanish Inquisition in intensity, scope, ruthless efficiency, and an almost fanatical devotion to the Pope.

  • 9780393001211 72

    Man and Crisis

    José Ortega y Gasset, Mildred Adams

    Paperback

    “A worthy companion of the author’s The Revolt of the Masses. Both books are marked by the brilliance, originality, and depth of the author’s interpretation of the crisis of our age and of the basic historical processes.” —Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science

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    History as a System, and Other Essays Toward a Philosophy of History

    José Ortega y Gasset, Helene Weyl, John William Miller

    Paperback

    Four stimulating essays: “The Sportive Origin of the State,” “Unity and Diversity of Europe,” “Man the Technician,” and “History as a System.” The...