Get a bite-sized view of history in an extra-large book! From the beginning of civilization to modern day, this book presents history in a series of illustrations and maps that are easy to read and flip through at any age. Stay engaged with pages that change orientation to show off long rivers and timelines, see pictures of well-known ancient monuments and buildings, and enjoy family gatherings packed with fun facts about the world we live in.— Rhi
Journey around the globe and explore 12,000 years of human history from ancient times to the present day.
From the hunter-gatherers and pyramid-builders of ancient times, to the space travelers and tech experts of today, The Kingfisher World History Atlas shows the who, what, when, where, and why of the major events of human history.
Delve deep into the world of ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome; marvel at the buildings, empires, conquerors, and cultures of medieval times; follow explorers and empire-builders from the Renaissance to the French Revolution; and examine the endlessly changing world of the modern age.
Simon Adams' fascinating text, plus more than 65 beautifully illustrated and detailed maps as well as timelines, photographs, and illustrations, make this an authoritative and accessible guide to the people, places, and events that have shaped our world.