eBook Popular Controversies In World History: Investigating History's Intriguing Questions, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1598840789
  • ISBN-13: 9781598840780
  • DDC: 909
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Did ancient Egyptians really use slaves to construct the pyramids? Could Charles Darwin have "borrowed" his idea of evolution from sociologist and philosopher Herbert Spencer? Was John F. Kennedy elected president only as a result of voter fraud committed by the Mafia? Researchers exploring the earliest eras of history have offered vigorous, plausible answers—both yes and no—for these and a number of other unresolved questions.