Eyewitness to History: From Ancient Times to the Modern Era

Eyewitness to History: From Ancient Times to the Modern Era

by National Geographic
     
 

History comes alive in this engaging and lavishly illustrated chronicle, which spans world events and people from ancient times to the 21st century. The voices of the great and humble speak to us through songs, documents, edicts, poetry, letters, menus, and even graffiti, revealing each era's conflicts, daily life, arts, science, religion, and enduring influence.…  See more details below

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History comes alive in this engaging and lavishly illustrated chronicle, which spans world events and people from ancient times to the 21st century. The voices of the great and humble speak to us through songs, documents, edicts, poetry, letters, menus, and even graffiti, revealing each era's conflicts, daily life, arts, science, religion, and enduring influence. Interactive design focuses on the tangible artifacts of history, and magnificent illustrations—including period art, archival photographs, and expertly rendered scenes of long-ago events—bring vivid immediacy and appeal to every colorful spread.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435148079
Publisher:
National Geographic
Publication date:
08/29/2013
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
9.38(w) x 11.14(h) x 1.27(d)

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