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Ridpath's history of the world : being an account of the ethnic origin, primitive estate, early migrations, social conditions and present promise of the principal families of men ... comprising the evolution of mankind and the story of all races / by John Clark Ridpath
Bib ID 101092
Format BookBook
Author
Ridpath, John Clark, 1840-1900
 
Description New York : Merrill & Baker, 1897 
4 v. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. ; 28 cm. 
Full contents
  • Vol. I. Preliminary enquiries: Time and place of the beginning, Manner of the beginning ; Primitive estate of the races: Primeval man, Distribution of the species ; The East Aryans: The Iranians, The Indians.
  • Vol. II. The West Aryans: The Greeks, The Romans, The Latin races, The Celts, The Teutonic peoples.
  • Vol III. The West Aryans: the Norse races, The Slavs ; Semites and Hamites: The Aramaeans, The Hebrews, Caananites and Syrians, The Arabs, The Hamites ; Malayo-Mongoloids: Thibetans and Burmese, The Indo-Chinese, The Malays.
  • Vol. IV. Asiatic Mongoloids: The Chinese, The Japanese, The Mongols proper, Northern Asiatics ; Polynesian Mongoloids: Sawaioris and Tarapons ; American Mongoloids: Northern aborigines, Central and south Americans ; The Black races: African Negritians, Australians and Papuans.
 
Notes

Half title and running title: Great races of mankind.

Includes index.

Subjects World history.  |  Ethnology.
Also Titled

History of the world

Great races of mankind

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