Not so fast . . . The Story of Civilization is an 11-volume set, four million words over 10,000 pages!
I own four volumes so I can start on this goal—like everything else, it’s about time management and enthusiasm.
I’ve been hooked on their writing since a high school teacher used his 1953 book “The Pleasures of Philosophy” in class. Since the books were falling apart, he gave away the copies at the end off the year to interested students. I still have mine—32 years later. 3 years ago