The End of the WorldBook - 2000
In this fascinating collection of works by such diverse chroniclers as Plato, Thucydides, da Vinci, and Picasso, famous episodes of human tragedy are recounted by those who lived them. Jack London describes the San Francisco earthquake of 1906. A Bolshevik watches the Winter Palace Fall in 1917. 19 illustrations.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2000, c1997.
Edition: 1st St. Martin's Griffin ed. --
Branch Call Number: 909/End 6173cg 1
Characteristics: xxii, 297 p. : ill.