Packed with fascinating facts, and covering over 70 million years of history, this book covers four topics which broadly shaped the world we live in today. Ancient History delves into the lives of the early Greeks and Romans, including how the Olympic games originated. Prehistoric is everything you remember about the dinosaurs from Jurassic Park. Buildings, Places and Landmarks see people's visions, monuments and lavish gifts turned into reality. Find out how some of the most visited landmarks in today's world came to be. Weapons and War delves into the weapons used in the World Wars. Industry and Invention talks about the seeds for modern-day electronics and technology.