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Neil MacGregor - Author


Neil MacGregor has been Director of the British Museum since 2002. Before that he was Director of the National Gallery from 1987 to 2002. He was 'Briton of the Year' in 2008.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Neil MacGregor

Shakespeare's Restless World An Unexpected History in Twenty Objects by Neil MacGregor
Shakespeare's Restless World An Unexpected History in Twenty Objects
Neil MacGregor
Neil MacGregor has selected objects that can tell us a story about the world that Shakespeare knew – a goblet, a hat, a medal and more, all have a story to tell and in MacGregor’s hands they bring the age...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2014
A History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor
A History of the World in 100 Objects
Neil MacGregor
A distillation of mankind’s history through the objects that remain, a carefully chosen 100 objects from one of the earliest stone tools known to exist to the object Neil MacGregor has chosen to represent our own time. Taken from the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/06/2012
A History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor
A History of the World in 100 Objects
Neil MacGregor
Shortlisted for the Galaxy Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year Award 2011. A distillation of mankind’s history through the objects that remain, a carefully chosen 100 objects from one of the earliest stone tools known to exist to the object...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2011

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