The Outline of History The Whole Story of Man H.G. Wells 1949 Garden City Books

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Are you ready to embark on a journey through the entire span of human history? The Outline of History: The Whole Story of Man by H.G. Wells offers a comprehensive overview of civilization from ancient times to the present day.

This hard-cover history book is a treasure trove of social, cultural, political, and scientific developments. Dive into the broad understanding of our world’s history through the lens of one of the most prominent writers of a 20th century.


  • Title: The Outline of History: The Whole Story of Man
  • Author: H.G. Wells
  • Publication Date: 1949
  • Publisher: Garden City Books
  • Format: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
  • Pages: 1288
  • Dimensions: 9x7x1 inches
  • Language: English
  • Condition: book plate wear on dust jacket (check photos for specifics)

A Comprehensive Historical Journey:

H.G. Wells, known for his science fiction classics like The War of the Worlds and The Time Machine, brings his insightful perspective to this extensive history of mankind. This book covers the rise and fall of civilizations, key cultural and political shifts, and significant scientific advancements. Wells’ engaging writing style makes complex historical events accessible and interesting, making this book a must-read for history enthusiasts.

Three Reasons to Love This Book:

  1. Engaging Overview: Gain a broad understanding of human history, covering social, cultural, political, and scientific developments.
  2. Renowned Author: Experience the work of H.G. Wells, a prominent writer known for his futuristic concepts and social commentary.
  3. Collector's Item: This 1949 edition is a valuable addition to any collection of historical literature, offering both educational content and vintage charm.

Add This Historical Classic to Your Collection:

The Outline of History: The Whole Story of Man by H.G. Wells is an essential read for anyone interested in the sweeping narrative of human civilization. Add this 1949 edition to your collection today and enrich your understanding of the world’s history.

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