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The History Book
By Dorling Kindersley, Inc. (corporate author)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Dk Pub
Publication date July 5, 2016
Pages 352
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781465445100
ISBN-10 1465445102
Dimensions 0 by 7.68 by 9.18 in.
Original list price $25.00
Summaries and Reviews
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The History Book is a fascinating journey through the most significant events in history and the big ideas behind each one, from the dawn of civilization to the lightning-paced culture of today. One hundred crystal-clear articles explore the Law Code of Hammurabi, the Renaissance, the American Revolution, World War II, and much, much more, bringing the events and people of history to life.

As part of DK's award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, The History Book uses infographics and images to explain key ideas and themes. Biographies of key leaders, thinkers, and warriors, from Julius Caesar to Barack Obama, offer insight into their lives and further historical insight into these world-changing episodes.

The History Book makes the past 4,000 years of history accessible and provides enlightenment on the forces that shaped the world as we know it today, for students and history buffs alike.

Series Overview: Big Ideas Simply Explained series uses creative design and innovative graphics, along with straightforward and engaging writing, to make complex subjects easier to understand. These award-winning books provide just the information needed for students, families, or anyone interested in concise, thought-provoking refreshers on a single subject.



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Hardcover
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from Dk Pub (July 5, 2016)
9781465445100 | details & prices | 352 pages | List price $25.00
About: The History Book is a fascinating journey through the most significant events in history and the big ideas behind each one, from the dawn of civilization to the lightning-paced culture of today.
Paperback
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from Gardners Books (November 2, 2009)
9781405349321 | details & prices | 304 pages | 8.50 × 11.25 × 0.75 in. | 2.35 lbs | List price $26.10
About: Go back in time and rewind history to the juicy bits.

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