If you want to know when the wheel was invented, Shakespeare was born, or the first man landed on the moon, you’ll find it in this densely illustrated reference book. With over 3,500 dates, it’s an indispensable guide to what happened when and where. Timelines of World History outlines the most significant landmarks and turning points in the history of the world: wars and revolutions, ground-breaking inventions and discoveries, artistic movements, and the rise and fall of great empires – from the earliest settlements over 10,000 years ago, right up to the end of the 20th century.
Ages 8 years and up
Hardcover: 128 pages
Publisher: Usborne Books (June 1, 2016)
Author: Jane Chisholm