Nonviolence: The History of a Dangerous Idea download free [PDF and Ebook] by Mark Kurlansky

Nonviolence: The History of a Dangerous Idea download free [PDF and Ebook] by Mark Kurlansky year 2008
  • Book name: Nonviolence: The History of a Dangerous Idea
  • Author: Mark Kurlansky
  • Release date: 2008/12/2
  • Publisher: VINTAGE PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Technology and Engineering
  • ISBN: 9780099494126
  • Rating: 9.04 of 10
  • Votes: 312
  • Review by: Conrad Southerland
  • Review rating: 9.08 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/20
  • Total pages: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 17 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The conventional history of nations, even continents, is a history of warfare. According to this view, all the important ideas and significant changes of humankind occured as part of an effort to win one violent, bloody conflict or another. But there have always been a few who refused to fight. Following the grand sweep of history from Confucius to Tolstoy, Erasmus to Gandhi, bestselling author Mark Kurlansky traces pacifism and its proponents to show how many modern ideas, a united Europe, the United Nations, and the abolition of slavery - originated in non-violence movements.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H18M40S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: History Of Ideas, Violence In Society, Social & Cultural History, Political Science & Theory, Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution, 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000, Political Structure & Processes, Theory Of Warfare & Military Science, Military Engineering
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.80 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x14mm
  • Weight: 159g
  • Printed by: VINTAGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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