Author : DK
Publisher : Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN 13 : 0241596769
Total Pages : 322 pages
Book Rating : 4.2/5 (415 download)
Book Synopsis Timelines of World History by : DK
Download or read book Timelines of World History written by DK and published by Dorling Kindersley Ltd. This book was released on 2022-05-05 with total page 322 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Includes illustrations and fascinating facts, this ebook tells the story of the events that shaped our world. From the origins of the first humans to the political turmoil of the 21st century, Timelines of World History brings the key milestones of world history vividly to life, explaining each of them through contemporary artworks, photographs, documents, maps, and artefacts. This inclusive exploration of human history takes readers on a journey around the world and through the ages, from the emergence of the first cities in Mesopotamia, through China's Golden Age, to the Industrial Revolution, right through to the key events of the last 100 years, such as the Cold War and the impact of the Internet. Selected images are showcased and analyzed, providing a detailed look at the stories of past events, while short profiles and mini-timelines tell you everything you need to know about the key people, scientific and technological breakthroughs, political and cultural movements, and milestone developments that altered the course of history. Whether you're a history enthusiast or a casual reader, Timelines of World History will give you a compelling window into the past.