Historical Atlas of the Medieval World, AD 600-1492by John Haywood
The Historical atlas of the Medieval World offers a fascinating guide to the history of humanity from the emergence of Islam to the voyages of Christopher Columbus. Combining superbly detailed maps with a wealth of supporting narrative and an invaluable A - Z historical encyclopedia, it provides not only unique perspectives on the broad sweep of world history but also detailed coverage of regional developments, presenting hard facts and expert interpretation in a form that is both readily accessible and visually exciting.
- Sterling Publishing
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- 9.20(w) x 11.90(h) x 0.60(d)
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Fantastic way to see and understand history. This book allows you to visualize what is happening the world over at the same time. The maps, timeline and description of world history is also broken down by region and religion. The encyclopedic dictionary which covers the last third of the book gives additional information about hisorical figures and places. This book is a must for anyone who loves history and maps.
We picked up this book will vacationing in Portland, I am so impressed with the information that I am now ordering two more for relatives whom I know will love it. Facinating book, my husband is also reading it with great interest. Bonnie Johnson, Napa, Ca.