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Explanatorium of History

Explanatorium of History (Hardback)


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Take a rollercoaster ride through the past with this fact-packed and visually stunning children's history encyclopedia. Discover what the major turning points in history were, from the evolution and migrations of early humans, to the rise and fall of great empires such as Ancient... Rome and the Aztecs. Get the inside track on wars and conflict, including European knights, Japanese samurai, Inca warriors, and the major clashes of World War I, World War II, the Cold War, and the War on Terror, and so much more. This visual reference encyclopedia uses stunning photographs and supporting illustrations to trace the history of science from Ancient Greece, through the major contributions of the Islamic world, the Scientific Revolution, the Space Race, and on to modern technology. The arts, religions, and ideas are also showcased, from Australian Aboriginal Dreamtime, the Renaissance, and Greek drama to the origins of major world religions, such as Christianity and Buddhism. Explanatorium of History is the ultimate visual encyclopedia for kids aged 10-14, telling the story of us , from the dawn of human history up to the present day.
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ISBN 9780241412985
Released NZ 2 Nov 2021
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
696 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9780241412985
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Released 2 Nov 2021
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Category History
Number of Pages 320
Dimensions Width: 258mm
Height: 307mm
Spine: 28mm
Dewey Code 903
Weight 1,985g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress History - Encyclopedias, Juvenile
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile