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(d. 1897) William Whiteley, founder of London's first department store (1866), b. (
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - auntieknickers - LibraryThing
The early years of human history seem to have less information than might be available, particularly spotty in Asian history and pretty much nothing about Africa south of the Sahara. Still, an interesting browse and a good place to see what was happening in a given year. Read full review
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I'd be lying if I said that I read this book, but it is an interesting reference to peruse from time to time. Read full review