Download or read book Our Oriental Heritage written by Will Durant and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 2011-06-07 with total page 1049 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The first volume of the expansive Pulitzer Prize-winning series The Story of Civilization. Discover a history of civilization in Egypt and the Near East to the Death of Alexander, and in India, China, and Japan from the beginning; with an introduction on the nature and foundations of civilization.