World History

World History

A Dictionary of Important People, Places, and Events From Ancient Times to the Present

Book - 1994
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Baker & Taylor
Identifies key political, military, and religious leaders, treaties, diplomatic resolutions, battles, and wars, and includes brief chronologies under each country

Book News
A reference to the most significant people, places, events, books, institutions, beliefs, and discoveries in world history, from the beginnings of civilization to recent events (such as the Persian Gulf War, the conflict in Bosnia, and the renaming of the Soviet independent states after the dissolution of the Soviet Union), in some 10,000 alphabetical entries and 135 historical chronologies. Amazingly comprehensive. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : H. Holt, c1994
ISBN: 9780805023503
Branch Call Number: R 903 WET
Characteristics: xvi, 1173 p. ; 25 cm


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