A Short History of the World: The Story of Mankind from Prehistory to the Modern Day

A Short History of the World: The Story of Mankind from Prehistory to the Modern Day

by Alex Woolf
     
 

A clearly written, accessible and comprehensive text that covers global history from prehistory to the modern day. With more than 350 pictures, this volume is a visual treat. Every double-page spread focuses on a different topic and most contain an at-a-glance timeline, making this ideal for quick reference and for reading in depth. Subjects covered are as diverse

Overview

A clearly written, accessible and comprehensive text that covers global history from prehistory to the modern day. With more than 350 pictures, this volume is a visual treat. Every double-page spread focuses on a different topic and most contain an at-a-glance timeline, making this ideal for quick reference and for reading in depth. Subjects covered are as diverse as the Empires of Mesopotamia, the European Enlightenment, the American Revolution, and the Space Race.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781848589407
Publisher:
Arcturus Publishing Limited
Publication date:
10/01/2013
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
611,131
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Alex Woolf studied history at the University of Essex. He has worked as an editor for more than eighteen years and as a freelance writer for ten. He has written more than thirty books on a variety of topics, including the Romans, the Vikings, the Middle Ages, the Wall Street Crash, Nazi Germany, the Battle of Britain, and the Arab–Israeli conflict.

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