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The Resource National Geographic almanac of world history, Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop ; foreword by Douglas Brinkley

National Geographic almanac of world history, Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop ; foreword by Douglas Brinkley

Label
National Geographic almanac of world history
Title
National Geographic almanac of world history
Statement of responsibility
Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop ; foreword by Douglas Brinkley
Title variation
Almanac of world history
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With authoritative and enlightening essays and detailed maps, charts, and time lines, National Geographic Almanac of World History encapsulates in one volume all of the important people and events that have changed the world. In chronological chapters, this amazing almanac reveals the fascinating story of the growth and change of society, from the Neanderthals to the nuclear age. Culled from the extensive National Geographic archives, Almanac of World History includes more than 220 maps, photographs, and illustrations to enhance readers' understanding of history. Each chapter features three types of easy-to-access entries, including lively introductory spreads that are filled with time lines, charts, images, and sidebars; essay spreads that give more in-depth information on a person, place, or event; and finally, summary spreads that reveal what was happening simultaneously in other parts of the world. Rich in cartography, information, and illustrations, National Geographic Almanac of World History is an indispensable tool for understanding both past and present. Annotation. This comprehensive, accessible reference is designed for the desk and library--with all the pertinent facts of world history from the dawn of humanity to the 21st century
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Daniels, Patricia
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D20
LC item number
.D33 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hyslop, Stephen G.
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World history
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Civilization, Modern
  • World history
Label
National Geographic almanac of world history, Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop ; foreword by Douglas Brinkley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
396 pages
Isbn
9781426214530
Lccn
2015300782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn870663567
  • (OCoLC)870663567
Label
National Geographic almanac of world history, Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop ; foreword by Douglas Brinkley
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
396 pages
Isbn
9781426214530
Lccn
2015300782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • ocn870663567
  • (OCoLC)870663567

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