Wheelers Books
National Geographic History at a Glance: Illustrated Time Lines From Prehistory to the Present Day

National Geographic History at a Glance: Illustrated Time Lines From Prehistory to the Present Day (Hardback)

By Geographic, National
Foreword by Briggs, Amy

  • RRP: $95.00
  • $74.10
  • Save $20.90
  • In Stock At Publisher

Beautifully illustrated, this penetrating book offers a sweeping view of humanity from prehistory to the modern day, presented in a unique time-line format. Sweeping but succinct, this comprehensive reference presents all of world history in a browsable format featuring more than... three dozen maps, along with hundreds of photographs and illustrations. From the dawn of humankind to today's global complexities, this book provides a compelling reminder that history is unfolding all around us. The epic story of humanity on all seven continents is explored through a unique design that combines concise essays with expansive time lines that invite deeper reading on milestone moments, explained within the broader context of the era. The final chapter highlights such recent events as SpaceX's heavy rocket launch, the restoration of U.S./Cuba relations, and the historical trends that were the precursors to the state of our world today. Informative and richly illustrated, this authoritative take on world history will be a compelling reference you'll turn to again and agian.
Read more

ISBN 9781426220647
Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
Publisher National Geographic Books
Format Hardback
Availability
25 In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781426220647
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher National Geographic Books
Imprint National Geographic Society
Released 5 Nov 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Geographic, National
Foreword by Briggs, Amy
Category World History
Number of Pages 416
Dimensions Width: 9mm
Height: 11mm
Dewey Code 909
Weight 567g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress World history, World history - Pictorial works
NBS Text History: World & General
ONIX Text General/trade

TOP