This is a beautifully illustrated book about the twentieth century, covering everything from the early technical inventions, civil rights movements, wars and much more, spanning until the late twentieth century and the age of the computers.
A comprehensive survey of the greatest museum in the world. In this introduction the Director, Sir David Wilson himself, offers a fascinating glimpse behind the scenes giving an insight into the complexities of running this great storehouse of the world's culture. In English.
In "Comics: Anatomy of a Mass Medium," from 1971 Reinhold Reitberger and Wolfgang Fuchs examine the history of comics from the earliest newspaper strips through modern comic books. A perfect book to read when you want some nostalgic comedy and looks great laying about in your home.