The Timetables of American History: History and Politics, the Arts, Science and Technology, and More in America and Elsewhere

The Timetables of American History: History and Politics, the Arts, Science and Technology, and More in America and Elsewhere

by Laurence Urdang
     
 

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Updated to include events through the year 2000, the Millennial Edition of The Timetables of American History -- an entertaining, authoritative survey of our nation's history, presented in the popular Timetables format -- not only chronicles the events occurring in American politics, arts, science, and technology, but relates them to simultaneous developments… See more details below

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Updated to include events through the year 2000, the Millennial Edition of The Timetables of American History -- an entertaining, authoritative survey of our nation's history, presented in the popular Timetables format -- not only chronicles the events occurring in American politics, arts, science, and technology, but relates them to simultaneous developments throughout the rest of the world. From breakthroughs in the sciences to breakdowns in international relations, from the heroes who mastered the playing fields to masterpieces of art and literature, The Timetables provides a comprehensive account of the march of civilization.

The Timetables of American History is an invaluable resource for serious students and dabblers alike.

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People Marvelous...The book that is fun to get lost in.

Los Angeles Times Windows of a reader's mind are opened by The Timetables of American History.

The Hartford Courant A fascinating compilation...Here's a volume that for enlightenment, reference, or enraptured browsing will be cherished by anyone with a spark of interest in the happenings of planet Earth.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780743202619
Publisher:
Touchstone
Publication date:
11/27/2001
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
544
Sales rank:
1,417,571
Product dimensions:
1.11(w) x 8.25(h) x 11.00(d)

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