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The story of mankind / by Hendrik Willem van Loon ; updated by John Merriman.

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  • ISBN: 0871401711
  • ISBN: 0871401754 (pbk)
  • ISBN: 9781439535844 (Paw prints)
  • Physical Description: xxix, 674 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Liveright paperback ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Liveright, 2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Contains over 170 illustrations.
Contains an illustrated chronology, (p. 657-662).
Formatted Contents Note:
ch. 1. Setting the stage -- ch. 2. Our earliest ancestors -- ch. 3. Prehistoric man -- ch. 4. Hieroglyphs -- ch. 5. Nile Valley -- ch. 6. Story of Egypt -- ch. 7. Mesopotamia -- ch. 8. Sumerians -- ch. 9. Moses -- Phœnicians -- ch. 11. Indo-Europeans -- ch. 12. Ægean Sea -- ch. 13. Greeks -- ch. 14. Greek cities -- ch. 15. Greek self-government -- ch. 16. Greek life -- ch. 17. Greek theatre -- ch. 18. Persian wars -- ch. 19. Athens vs. Sparta -- ch. 20. Alexander the Great -- ch. 21. Summary -- ch. 22. Rome and Carthage -- ch. 23. Rise of Rome -- ch. 24. Roman Empire -- ch. 25. Joshua of Nazareth -- ch. 26. Fall of Rome -- ch. 27. Rise of the Church -- ch. 28. Mohammed -- ch. 29. Charlemagne -- ch. 30. Norsemen -- ch. 31. Feudalism -- ch. 32. Chivalry -- ch. 33. Pope vs. Emperor -- ch. 34. Crusades -- ch. 35. Mediæval city -- ch. 36. Mediæval self-government -- ch. 37. Mediæval world -- ch. 38. Mediæval trade -- ch. 39. Renaissance -- ch. 40. Age of Expression -- ch. 41. Great discoveries -- ch. 42. Buddha and Confucius -- ch. 43. Reformation -- ch. 44. Religious warfare -- ch. 45. English revolution -- ch. 46. Balance of power -- ch. 47. Rise of Russia -- ch. 48. Russia vs. Sweden -- ch. 49. Rise of Prussia -- ch. 50. Mercantile system -- ch. 51. American Revolution -- ch. 52. French Revolution -- ch. 53. Napoleon -- ch. 54. Holy alliance -- ch. 55. Great reaction -- ch. 56. National independence -- ch. 57. Age of the Engine -- ch. 58. Social revolution -- ch. 59. Emancipation -- ch. 60. Age of Science -- ch. 61. Art -- ch. 62. Colonial expansion and war -- ch. 63. New world -- ch. 64. As it ever shall be -- ch. 65. After seven years -- ch. 66. United States comes of age -- ch. 67. "Axis" partners -- ch. 68. Isolationism and appeasement -- ch. 69. Atlantic Charter -- ch. 70. Global War -- ch. 71. United Nations -- ch. 72. Turbulent peace -- ch. 73. Old order gives way -- ch. 74. Spaceship Earth -- ch. 75. Earth as a global village -- ch. 76. Entering the High-tech Age -- ch. 77. New Millennium.
Target Audience Note:
1260 Lexile.
Awards Note:
Newbery Award, 1922.
Subject: World history > Juvenile literature.

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