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Timelines : the events that shaped history
Timelines : the events that shaped history
Haywood, John, 1956-2019
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First published in 2011 in hardcover in the United States of America as The New Atlas of World History by Thames & Hudson, Inc.An original new way of appreciating the vast series of events that have shaped world history, allowing complete and quick comparability between different periods and regions. In Timelines, John Haywood presents a grand sweep of global history in an immediately accessible format. Using concise, insightful, and engaging text summaries alongside timelines, maps, and illustrations, Haywood takes the reader from the origins of our first ancestors up to the present day. A short essay introduces and summarizes the most important political and cultural landmarks, with a clear timeline then presenting events in four categories: "Politics & Economy," "Religion & Philosophy," "Science & Technology," and "Arts & Architecture."
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Edition:
Revised and updated edition.
Imprint:
London : Thames & Hudson, 2019.©2019
Collation:
255 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 19 x 25 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-254).
ISBN:
9780500022573 (hardback)
Dewey class:
909
Language:
English
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