Excerpt from A Student's History of Illiis The author's experience in teaching Illiis History for the past dozen years justifies the belief that he kws what may be omitted and what should be included in a good text on Illiis History. The revised edition will have the advantage Of this kwledge. Maps and illustrations in history texts are valuable in proportion to what they reveal Of the real historic move ment. In this age of illustrated literature and travel, the need of pictures in history texts has greatly decreased. This theory is the justification for the omission of many pictures which appeared in the first edition. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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