The history book / contributors, Reg Grant, consultant editor, Fiona Coward, Thomas Cussans, Joel Levy, Philip Parker, Sally Regan, Philip Wilkinson.
https://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1620/2016429085-d.html - Publisher description
- 6 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 8 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|APLS-Decatur||909 HIS DOR (Text)||34207002025212||Adult Non-Fiction||Checked out||11/15/2016|
|Benton County Public Library - Fowler||909 GRA (Text)||34044000896330||ADULT NONFICTION||Available||-|
|Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver||YNF 909 HIS (Text)||34304000833516||YA - Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch||909 HISTORY (Text)||33946003137838||New Books . 2nd Floor||Available||-|
|Jefferson County Public Library - Madison||909 HIS (Text)||39391006758054||Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon||909 HIS (Text)||34330512990137||Adult - Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|North Madison County Elwood Public Library||909 HIS (Text)||30419101511228||New Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library||909 History (Text)||31208912458769||new non-fiction||Checked out||11/13/2016|
- ISBN: 1465445102
- ISBN: 9781465445100
- Physical Description: 352 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
- Edition: First American edition.
- Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2016.
- Copyright: ©2016
|General Note:|| "Big ideas simply explained"--Jacket.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Human origins, 200,000 years ago-3500 BCE -- Ancient civilizations, 6000 BCE-500 CE -- The medieval world, 500-1492 -- The early modern era, 1420-1795 -- Changing societies, 1776-1914 -- The modern world, 1914-present.
|Summary, etc.:|| "The History Book is a fascinating journey through the most significant events in history and the big ideas behind each one, from the dawn of civilization to the lightning-paced culture of today. One hundred crystal-clear articles explore the Law Code of Hammurabi, the Renaissance, the American Revolution, World War II, and much, much more, bringing the events and people of history to life. As part of DK's award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, The History Book uses infographics and images to explain key ideas and themes. Biographies of key leaders, thinkers, and warriors, from Julius Caesar to Barack Obama, offer insight into their lives and further historical insight into these world-changing episodes. The History Book makes the past 4,000 years of history accessible and provides enlightenment on the forces that shaped the world as we know it today, for students and history buffs alike. -- Publisher's description.
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