A Day in a Working Life: 300 Trades and Professions through by Gary Westfahl

By Gary Westfahl

Ideal for top university and school scholars learning historical past during the daily lives of fellows and girls, this publication bargains exciting information regarding the roles that folks have held, from precedent days to the twenty first century.

• offers special, fascinating essays describing greater than three hundred professions and occupations throughout a large diversity of eras, together with the twenty first century, and from world wide, so as to supply readers a much broader figuring out of the way humans have supported themselves all through time

• offers historic basic files that offer own views on earlier occupations

• bargains interesting info on how professions started, who did them, and continuity in occupations throughout time, reminiscent of that 18th-century reporters have been frequently imprisoned for displeasing these in authority, and but 21st-century U.S. newshounds should spend time in penal complex for refusing to bare their sources

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