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J.M. Roberts's renowned History of the World is widely considered the finest available one volume survey of the major events, developments, and personalities of the known past, offering generations of readers a tour of the vast landscape of human history.
In this new edition, Bancroft Prize winning historian Odd Arne Westad has completely revised this landmark work to bring Cited by: The ultimate work of historical reference From cavemen to the Cold War, from Alexander the Great to global warming, from warfare through the ages to the great voyages of exploration, The Times Complete History of the World is the book that has all the answers, the detail and the authoritative text in one breathtaking single historical source/5(9).
A History of the World was a major series for the BBC and this is the tie in book, written by Andrew Marr. The series had eight episodes, and this book has eight substantial chapters, It has the broad brushstrokes of history with lots of details, but not all the minutiae that you would expect from a detailed book on a particular time/5.
A book that simultaneously frustrate you and keeps you reading. The problem with an history of the world is that it will be very, very fast paced. There's a lot of history to cover, and so, you don't have much space to devote for any specific thing.
Sooner or later, you'll get to disagree with author on the importance placed on specific topics/5. WBO Student Loading. Obviously there is no single book that captures or can capture the story of the entire world in a comprehensive manner, forget the interesting part. Writers have tried to approach the history of seven billion of us living on the blue dot in multip.
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The use of timetables in the study and teaching of world history was pioneered by the German scholar Karl Ploetz (), who in published his famous Auszug aus der alten, mittleren, neueren und neuesten Geschichte.
This work appeared in English in under the title An Epitome of Ancient, Medieval and Modern History. 61, free ebooks. by H. Wells. Bibliographic Record. Wells, H. (Herbert George), A Short History of the World.
The world in space -- The world in time -- The beginnings of life -- The age of fishes -- The age of the coal swamps -- The age of reptiles -- The first birds and the first mammals -- The age of mammals. A Timeline of World History.
Related Book. World History For Dummies, 2nd Edition. By Peter Haugen. The history of the world isn’t easily condensed, but the timeline here does a good job of hitting the high notes and most significant events of roughly 4, years from the beginnings of Hinduism to the freeing of Nelson Mandela.
J.M. Roberts's renowned History of the World is widely considered the finest available one-volume survey of the major events, developments, and personalities of the known past, offering generations of readers a tour of the vast landscape of human history.
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