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A Shite History of Nearly Everything

3.13  ·  Rating Details ·  61 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
The questions to many befuddling moments of history are answered in this extensive compendium, from the Romans who put perfume on their pet dogs and horses to the ancient Egyptians who walked for miles barefoot, carrying their sandals, only to put them on when they reached their destination. In a laughable review of the past, it asks how the human race has gotten to ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published April 28th 2008 by Michael O'Mara (first published September 1st 2005)
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Tempo de Ler
Jul 01, 2012 Tempo de Ler rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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A única coisa que gostei neste livro foi do título...

Além de ser um livro confuso, as explicações do autor são vagas, desinteressantes e mal construídas. De qualquer das formas, é difícil tornar as justificações interessantes quando a maior parte dos temas não o é!

Apesar de pequeno, achei o livro difícil de ler porque é aborrecido e monótono - nada daquilo que esperamos quando adquirimos um livro deste género...com este título...

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Khalid
Aug 13, 2010 Khalid rated it it was amazing
A clever way to write about history and provide information on historical events that you didn’t learn in your history classes.
Jerry Diakiw
An amazing read about the history of science. Reads like a mystery novel If I was a science teacher I would use this book to excite and inerest students in the subject
Pedram
Nov 09, 2014 Pedram rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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It a historical work which forgot more or less some important and existing facts. I used that as my toilet book. The book can amuse you and make you happier many times.
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u will laugh ur balls off
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What's not to like? You turn any page, there's a nice historical trivia, or a funny anecdote.
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