Civilization on Trial - Arnold J. ToynbeeOxford University Press, 1949, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good - in Good DJ. Unlaminated dustwrapper a little edgeworn and faded with some loss at the head and tail of the spine. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Edges of the textblock lightly spotted. Text complete, clean and tight.
From the cover: “Each of the thirteen sections is concerned with a different problem, or aspect of history, the book nevertheless achieves unity of outlook, aim and idea. It faces the question ‘Does History Repeat Itself?’; discusses ‘Christianity and Civilization’, ‘The Dwarfing of Europe’, and ‘The Meaning of History for the Soul’; And considers ‘Russia’s Byzantine Heritage’ and ‘The Graeco-Roman Civilization’, among other subjects of wide interest and importance.”
Size: 8" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 263
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