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Timelines of Everything

Timelines of Everything
 

Explore an illustrated history of the world through over 140 timelines for kids. From dinosaurs and Vikings to the history of cinema and espionage, discover incredible world history in this lavish collection of timelines.Jam-packed with surprising facts and amazing details, such ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780241302323
Barcode 9780241302323
Published 15 October 2018 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By DK
Contributions by Institution, Smithsonian
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ISBN-13 9780241302323
ISBN-10 0241302323
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Publication Date 15 October 2018
International Publication Date 4 October 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By DK
Contributions by Institution, Smithsonian
Category Reference
History
Reference Works
True Stories: Discovery / Historical / Scientific
World History
Number of Pages 320
Dimensions Width: 262mm
Height: 308mm
Spine: 26mm
Weight 1,923g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress World history - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;General/trade
Dewey Code 909
Catalogue Code 938647

Description of this Book

Explore an illustrated history of the world through over 140 timelines for kids. From dinosaurs and Vikings to the history of cinema and espionage, discover incredible world history in this lavish collection of timelines.Jam-packed with surprising facts and amazing details, such as the most bloodthirsty pirate of all time and the first crime to be solved by studying fingerprints, Timelines of Everything will take you on a whirlwind journey through an illustrated history of time, from the Big Bang to the modern world.More than 140 timelines give you all the general knowledge you need - and even some surprising trivia you don't! Must-know topics and alternative history are showcased with beautiful, detailed illustrations and straightforward, easy-to-read text. Whether you want to know key breakthroughs that set the Industrial Revolution in motion or defining moments in the history of fashion, you'll find it all here. With timelines on a diverse range of subjects, Timelines of Everything is the ultimate guide to history for kids.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Timelines of Everything is an imaginative way of illustrating history for children aged eight and over, linking disparate facts and events and telling the story of subjects as diverse as dance and slavery in an easily digested graphic format. * Choice Magazine * As with many DK productions, Timelines of Everything succeeds due to its visual inventiveness * History Revealed *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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