History year by year / written by Peter Chrisp, Joe Fullman, and Susan Kennedy ; consultant, Philip Parker.
By: Chrisp, Peter.
Contributor(s): Fullman, Joe. | Kennedy, Susan. | Parker, Philip.Call number: D20 C497 2013 Material type: TextPublisher: New York, N.Y. : DK Pub., 2013Edition: 1st American ed.Description: 320 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9781409323686Other title: Smithsonian history year by year.Subject(s): World history -- Juvenile literature | Chronology, Historical -- Juvenile literature
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"The history of the world, from the Stone Age to the Digital Age"--Cover.
3.5 MYA-3000 BCE: before history began -- 3000 BCE-700 BCE: really ancient history -- 700 BCE-500 CE: much more civilized -- 500-1450: the marvelous Middle Ages -- 1450-1750: exploring and reforming -- 1750-1850: time for change -- 1850-1945: empires and world wars -- 1945-present: fast forward.
Chronologically traces human history and civilization from prehistoric times to the present day using a detailed timeline, covering key events, people, inventions, and discoveries, and ideas and beliefs.