eBook History Year by Year, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465421211
  • ISBN-13: 9781465421210
  • DDC: 909
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 9th Grade
  • 320 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

History Year by Year is a children's history book like no other. It will take children on a stunning trip through time as they follow the history timeline that plots our life on Earth, from prehistoric man to how we live today. Over 1,500 pictures of artifacts, styles of dress, architectural triumphs and magnificent civilizations make this book a mini-history museum for kids, bringing history to life like no other. Learn even more about themes such as the Renaissance or the French Revolution with chapters that focus on specific movements. The "child of the time" feature shows you how children would have lived during different historical periods. Ever wondered how children in Ancient Egypt got by? Or Viking England, the Industrial Revolution, or World War II? These informative chapters bring these periods of our history to life. History Year by Year is like no other history book for children. It combines facts, timelines and images and is perfect for any child looking to take an exciting visual journey through history (plus it's perfect for school projects). If you've ever had a question about history as a whole, History Year by Year joins the dots of history around the world, year by year, century by century.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Title Page.
Contents.
1: 6.5 MYA-3000 BCE Before History Began.
2: 6.5▶0.2 Mya.
3: Hunter-Gatherers.
4: 200,000▶10,000BCE.
5: Magical Creatures.
6: 10,000▶3000 BCE.
7: The First Farmers.
8: 3000▶700 BCE Really Ancient History.
9: 3000▶2500 BCE.
10: Into Battle!.
11: Gods and Temples.
12: 2500▶2000 BCE.
13: The First Writing.
14: 2000▶1500 BCE.
15: The Metal Ages.
16: 1500▶1000 BCE.
17: Hidden Treasures.
18: Children in History: An Egyptian Scribe.
19: 1000▶700 BCE.
20: 700 BCE–500 CE Much More Civilized.
21: 700▶600 BCE.
22: Children in History: Growing Up in Sparta.
23: 600▶500 BCE.
24: The Greek-Persian Wars.
25: 500▶400 BCE.
26: Celtic Warriors.
27: 400▶300 BCE.
28: 300▶200 BCE.
29: 210 BCE, China: Tomb Army.
30: 200▶100 BCE.
31: 100▶1 BCE.
32: The Roman Empire.
33: 1▶100 CE.
34: CE, Pompeii, Italy: Riot in Pompeii.
35: 100▶200.
36: 200▶300.
37: Children in History: A Roman Girl's Life.
38: 300▶400.
39: 400▶500.
40: 500–1450: The marvelous Middle Ages.
41: 500▶600.
42: The Maya.
43: 600▶700.
44: China’s Golden Age.
45: 700▶800.
46: The World of Islam.
47: 800▶900.
48: The Vikings.
49: 900▶1000.
50: Children in History: Boy Monk.
51: 1000▶1100.
52: 1100▶1200.
53: The Crusades.
54: Samurai Battle.
55: 1200▶1300.
56: Children in History: Young Apprentices.
57: Mongol Warriors.
58: 1300▶1400.
59: Battle of Agincourt.
60: 1400▶1450.
61: Aztecs and Incas.
62: 1450–1750: Exploring and Reforming.
63: 1450▶1475.
64: The Renaissance.
65: 1475▶1500.
66: Age of Exploration.
67: 1500▶1525.
68: 1525▶1550.
69: Ottoman Empire.
70: 1550▶1575.
71: Mercator’s Map.
72: Europe’s Wars of Religion.
73: 1575▶1600.
74: 1600▶1625.
75: The trial of Galileo.
76: Edo Japan.
77: 1625▶1650.
78: Mughal India.
79: 1650▶1675.
80: 1675▶1700.
81: Qing China.
82: 1700▶1725.
83: The rise of Russia.
84: 1725▶1750.
85: Children in History: Life at Sea.
86: 1750–1850: Time for change.
87: 1750▶1760.
88: 1760▶1770.
89: The Industrial Revolution.
90: Children in History: Working at the Cotton Mill.
91: 1770▶1780.
92: American Revolution.
93: 1780▶1790.
94: The French Revolution.
95: 1790▶1800.
96: Execution of Louis XVI.
97: 1800▶1810.
98: The Slave Trade.
99: 1810▶1820.
100: 1820▶1830.
101: Medical Science.
102: 1830▶1840.
103: Revolutionary Reaper.
104: 1840▶1850.
105: Children in History: Heading west.
106: 1850-1945: Empires and World Wars.
107: 1850▶1860.
108: 1860▶1870.
109: American Civil War.
110: 1870▶1880.
111: Unification of Germany and Italy.
112: 1880▶1890.
113: The Scramble for Africa.
114: Children in History: Children of Ellis Island.
115: 1890▶1900.
116: 1900▶1910.
117: Learning to Fly.
118: 1910▶1915.
119: World War I.
120: 1915▶1920.
121: 1920▶1930.
122: 1930▶1935.
123: The Great Depression.
124: Worthless Money.
125: 1935▶1940.
126: War in Europe.
127: War in the Pacific.
128: 1940▶1945.
129: Childen in History: Fleeing the Nazis.
130: 1945–2012: Fast Forward.
131: 1945▶1950.
132: The Cold War.
133: Children in History: Divided Berlin.
134: 1950▶1960.
135: 1960▶1965.
136: Civil Rights.
137: 1965▶1970.
138: Man on the Moon.
139: 1970▶1975.
140: Arab-Israeli Conflict.
141: 1975▶1980.
142: 1980▶1985.
143: Decolonization.
144: 1985▶1990.
145: Unknown Rebel.
146: Fall of Communism.
147: 1990▶1995.
148: Children in History: Living Under Apartheid.
149: 1995▶2000.
150: 2000▶2005.
151: War on Terror.
152: 2005▶2012.
153: The History of the United States.
154: The History of Canada.
Glossary.
Index.
Credits.