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The History of the Ancient World by Susan Wise Bauer
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I stopped reading this book when I realized it was going to take Genesis as accepted historical fact.

Sorry, that's a deal-breaker. The prime directive of a historical text is to strive to be unbiased. If you're not even going to *try*, then neither a
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The History of the Ancient World by Susan Wise Bauer
"Although an impressive scope, the approach I feel was flawed.

First, the author takes a "big person" historiographical approach. This seems terribly cartoonish...

Next, the history seems questionable. Take the exodus, for example. Now, there is no a..." Read more of this review »
The History of the Ancient World by Susan Wise Bauer
"This is an excellent historical text. It provides some much needed narrative detail to the often dry and obfuscated facts regarding some of the earliest civilizations of mankind. I especially liked her descriptions of the Egyptian and Sumerian civ..." Read more of this review »
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