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Exhibition catalogue

A History of the World in 100 Objects from the British Museum

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This richly illustrated exhibition catalogue celebrates the distinctive power of 100 of the most fascinating objects from the unparalleled collection of the British Museum.

From the earliest tools made of humble stone, the objects that we have created have shaped the ways in which we engage with each other and the world around us.

One hundred objects from the collection of the British Museum are brought together to tell an extraordinary story — a history of the world.

Publication details

ISBN 9781921953279
Soft cover, section sewn,  235 x 270 mm (portrait),  256 pages, full colour
National Museum of Australia Press, September 2016

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