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Unsolved Mysteries of History by Paul Aron

Unsolved Mysteries of History (edition 2000)

by Paul Aron

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Title:Unsolved Mysteries of History
Authors:Paul Aron
Info:Barnes & Noble (2000), Edition: 1ST, Hardcover, 225 pages

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Unsolved Mysteries of History: An Eye-Opening Investigation into the Most Baffling Events of All Time by Paul Aron



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Interesting. But needs to be updated. ( )
  ThothJ | Dec 4, 2015 |
Interesting. But needs to be updated. ( )
  ThothJ | Dec 4, 2015 |
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  ThothJ | Dec 3, 2015 |
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  ThothJ | Dec 3, 2015 |
This book was a thumbnail sketch. Each chapter was excessively short, and contained only a paragraph or two more than the average public school history book. Most of the events covered are covered far more in depth by the one hour or longer documentaries on the same subject, or the actual event history books. Good if you just want a reminder, or a refresher course in a few events. Nothing new here. ( )
  AprilBrown | Feb 25, 2015 |
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In Josephine Tey's classic mystery story The Daughter of Time, Scotland Yard's Alan Grant is laid up in the hospital after falling through a trapdoor. (Preface)
On an August day in 1856, in the Neandertal Valley in northwestern Germany, a workman in a limestone quarry uncovered the bones of what he thought was a cave bear.
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Unsolved Mysteries of History is not the same book as Unsolved Mysteries of American History.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0760745080, Hardcover)

Discover the startling truth behind history's most puzzling mysteries. Why did the Pharaohs build the pyramids? Was there really a King Arthur? Why did Mayan civilization collapse? Could the Titanic have been saved? Did Hitler murder his own niece? Any many more!

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Probes some of the most vexing events in human history.

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