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History of the World (English, Paperback, Dev Arjun)

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History of the World  (English, Paperback, Dev Arjun)

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Highlights
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Orient Black Swan
  • Genre: History
  • ISBN: 9788125036876, 8125036873
  • Pages: 275
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  • Orient Blackswan Pvt Ltd
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  • 216 mm
Length
  • 138 mm
Ratings & Reviews
4.3
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86 Reviews
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5

A compendious read, if you want to revise 20th century history in two days.

Without delving into the unnecessary (but sometimes interesting details), this book presents a well-rounded view of 20th century using WW1, WW2 and Cold War as lynchpins.
At 260 pages, one can easily complete this book in a couple of days.
However, I already had a good deal of knowledge about these wars, hence I cannot judge this book from the perspective of a reader who is new to world history.
I would like to point out a few shortcomings, minute as they are:
-Martin Luther King Jr. and not...
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5

Good book , precise and to the point.

Good book , precise and to the point.
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Amit k

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Feb, 2017

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okay... not great

i think i will look for better books on the topic. not completely satisfied with the book. i will not recommend it.
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Jishna Rajendran

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Feb, 2014

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5

Terrific purchase

Very good book , full satified
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Anam Khan

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5

Just wow!

Awesome book...
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Anirban Sarkar

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Not good

Average Book, Language is some what not easy to crapping. It is Average.
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Harsh Kumar Bhardawaj

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Apr, 2018

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5

Great product

Amazing book
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Akshay Zurmure

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Sep, 2017

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5

Perfect product!

Really good book for upsc aspirant simple language and topic arranged in good manner.... good service by flipcart
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5

Lucid Book - must for UPSC CS Mains

Nicely written short book which gives the glimpses of the world history in just two days and really helpful for understanding the world history, go for it!!!!!!!!
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Harmanpreet Singh

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Apr, 2014

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Good presentation of all relevant events

This is a good book even for someone who doesn't have much idea about history of modern world . . It will give the reader a timeline of events with appreciable details about those events. . Happy Reading :)
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Questions and Answers
Q:Is this ncert publication?
A:its not ncert publication to be precise.they have compiled old ncert in a book
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Q:is this book good for knowing all about Europe or amarican origin to till now ????
A:Its just a summary
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Q:I'm just interested in knowing the world history..not for any exams or anything. Is this book worth it then? does it cover the French revolution? the indo-china war 1962? everything???
A:The book does not cover The French Revolution , nor the Indo-China war 1962. This book may not serve your purpose.
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Q:Is this book good for upsc???
A:Yes
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Q:Is it same old ncert world history book by Arjun Dev?
A:no it has different topics
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Q:what is the syllabus contained in this book ?
A:History Of The World comprehensively covers historical events that took place from the late nineteenth century to the early twenty-first century. History Of The World throws light on World War I & II
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Q:is this book enough as far as the syllabus of upsc civil service examination is concerned?
A:you can go with ncert along with this also .
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Q:Does this book cover all the syllabus for upsc??
A:Its just a summary
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Q:is it useful for history optional paper2...?
A:Yes
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Q:plz mention contain of the book????
A:The book is mainly devided into four parts pre ww1 scenarios, ww1, World bt ww1 and 2, ww2, World afterww2
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