History: From the Dawn of Civilization to the Present Day

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By Adam Hart-Davis

Explore the fascinating story of the human race and more than 6 million years of global history in this dynamic visual encyclopedia of world events.

Using a compelling narrative format, rich illustrations and concise explanations, this updated and expanded third edition of History untangles the common threads and forces that have occurred in the past and shaped the present. Along with decisive moments such as The Battle of Hastings and 9/11, it also profiles major figures such as Julius Caesar and Martin Luther King.  Coverage of contemporary issues, such as climate change, economic developments, the rise of social media, and more are also included.
Thought-provoking and inspiring, and with a fresh, contemporary perspective, History combines fascinating content with stunning images of painting, sculpture, and architecture to create a  celebration of human achievement r that deserves a place on every family's bookshelf.

620 Pages
Hardcover
10 x 12 inches