An Intimate History of Humanity

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This wide-ranging study looks at the dilemmas of life today and shows how they need not have arisen. Portraits of living people and historical figures are placed alongside each other. Zeldin discusses how men and women have lost and regained hope, how they have learnt to have interesting conversations, how some have acquired an immunity to loneliness, how new forms of love and desire have been invented, how respect has become more valued than power, how the art of escaping from one's troubles has developed, why even the ...

Intimate History of Humanity 1997, Vintage Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780749396237

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An Intimate History of Humanity 1995, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060926915

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An Intimate History of Humanity 1995, HarperCollins Publishers, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060171605

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An Intimate History of Humanity 1994, Sinclair-Stevenson Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781856194723

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