Timeline of the Colonial World

Timeline of the Colonial World

by Charlie Samuels
     
 

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History Highlights presents some of the most important periods of world history in a brand-new way. A timeline running throughout each book shows key developments over the period. Within each book, subject timelines provide even more detailed information.

Key Features

Color-coded timelines in each chapter

Photos and illustrations supplement well-researched,

Overview

History Highlights presents some of the most important periods of world history in a brand-new way. A timeline running throughout each book shows key developments over the period. Within each book, subject timelines provide even more detailed information.

Key Features

Color-coded timelines in each chapter

Photos and illustrations supplement well-researched, historical information

Primary-source documents help with document based questions

Sidebars give focused explanations to aid comprehension

Glossary, sources of further information, and index

In the 16th century, Europeans conquered much of North and South America and then brought Africans to work as slaves in their new colonies. Local resistance to foreign rule led to the American Revolution and the liberation of South America. Britain and France then headed the race to colonize Africa. This book clearly charts a very controversial period.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433934964
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
History Highlights: A Gareth Stevens Timeline Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range:
11 - 13 Years

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