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National Geographic atlas of world history

Author: Noel Grove; National Geographic Society (U.S.). Book Division.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Each of this book's six sections, arranged chronologically, opens with a world map that shows developments at various points of the compass, along with an essay about what was happening and why. Cross-cultural time lines run through the book like a thick thread, tying all of history together.
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Atlas
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Noel Grove; National Geographic Society (U.S.). Book Division.
ISBN: 0792270487 9780792270485 0792270231 9780792270232
OCLC Number: 37616590
Description: 400 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm
Contents: 1. Early Man to 500 B.C. : The ancient world --
2. 500 B.C. to A.D. 500 : The classical age --
3. 500 to 1400 : Isolated realms --
4. 1400 to 1700 : New links and contacts --
5. 1700 to 1900 : Quickening change --
6. Twentieth century vanishing empires.
Other Titles: Atlas of world history
Responsibility: Noel Grove ; prepared by the Book Division, National Geographic Society.
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A reference text with photographs telling the story of human development from the European cave painters of the Ice Age to the computer revolution. Featuring fact boxes, short biographies, maps and  Read more...

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