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Timelines : the events that shaped history / John Haywood.

Haywood, John, 1956- (author., Author).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 902.02 Haywood (Text) 31208913148096 new non-fiction Checked out 11/27/2019

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  • ISBN: 9780500022573
  • ISBN: 0500022577
  • Physical Description: 255 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, [2019]

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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." The book's clear, concise, and accessible format allows the reader to achieve a new understanding of contemporaneous events across the globe, making unexpected and surprising links and connections across history. This original and authoritative book offers a unique way of appreciating the diverse array of events that have shaped world history.
Subject: Chronology, Historical.
World history.
Civilization > History.

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