Golas' Picturing Technology in China: From Earliest Times
to the Nineteenth Century a must read.
Critique: An impressive work of seminal scholarship that is exceptionally well written, organized and presented, "The Irish Hand: Scribes and Their Manuscripts From the Earliest Times
" is a critically important and very highly recommended addition to personal, professional, community, and academic library Calligraphy Studies reference collections in general, and Irish Calligraphy supplemental studies reading lists in particular.
Indeed, the monumental and still invaluable six-volume collection, Cardiff Records, including materials for the history of the county borough from the earliest times
compiled by John Hobson Matthews (archivist to the then Cardiff corporation) and published between 1898 and 1911, is testament to the confidence that the corporation had in preserving and propagating its heritage.
It features the earliest times
to independence, tracing the country's history from thousands of years ago when the first Amerindian groups began their settlement in the Guyana territory.
Njoku (African and world history, Idaho State U.) provides an account of Somali history, politics, and culture from the earliest times
to the present (although the bulk of the narrative focuses on events of the 20th century).
Since the earliest times
two Faery tribes, the Fays and the Grays, have engaged in a cold war that is fought in proxy battles in the human world.
Hunt & Roskell wanted the centrepiece - representing commerce on top of the world - to illustrate the progress of the art of navigation from earliest times
to the present day.
"It's another demonstration that water is pervasive throughout the universe, even at the very earliest times
," he stated.
It examines the history of the Emerald Isle from the earliest times
right up to the present day.
Lloyd, whose A History of Wales from the Earliest Times
to the Edwardian Conquest (1911) marks a crucial turning point in the modern study of the Welsh past.