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Poop Happened!

A History of the World from the Bottom Up

by Sarah Albee

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A History of the World from the Bottom Up
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History finally comes out of the water-closet in this exploration of how people's need to relieve themselves shaped human development from ancient times to the present; through a blend of historical photos and humorous illustrations, the author traces human civilization using a fascinating (albeit revolting) theme.