Books That Changed History – DK


Christmas Choice 2017

Turn the pages of the most famous books of all time and marvel at the stories behind them. Over 75 of the world’s most celebrated, rare, and seminal books are examined and explained in this stunning treasury.

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A gorgeous treasury of over 75 of the most rare, celebrated and seminal books in history discussed and explained. Spanning the entire history from the start of the written word to present day, the collection focuses on how and why these books have shaped history as they have and also gives an account of the creators or authors. A mere sample of a few are: The Dead Sea Scrolls, Darwin’s On the origin of Species, Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Karl Marx’s Das Kapital and not to mention Penguin’s first run of paperbacks.


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