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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
Author
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the first civilizations to the 21st century this wide-ranging, compulsively readable book encompasses all of world history: great ages and monumental events; the rise and fall of cultures; names, dates, and statistics, and stories galore
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Daniels, Patricia
Dewey number
909
Index
no index present
LC call number
D20
LC item number
.D33 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hyslop, Stephen G.
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • World history
  • World history
Label
National Geographic almanac of world history, Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop ; foreword by Douglas Brinkley
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/ngeongaw
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword -- About This Book -- MILESTONES -- The Rise of Agriculture & Complex Societies -- The Evolution of Writing -- The Classical Tradition -- The Silk Road &; the East-West Connection -- Plagues & Peoples -- Gutenberg & the Print Revolution -- Slave Trade & Colonialism -- The Rise of Democracy -- Technology Shrinks the World -- The Search for World Order -- MAJOR ERAS -- ANCIENT WORLD: Prehistory-500 BC -- Human Evolution & Early Migration Prehistory-3000 B.C. -- Mesopotamian Civilizations 3500-500 B.C. -- Sidebar: The Lessons of Judaism -- Egyptian Civilization 3000-500 B.C. -- Sidebar: The Divine Right of Queens -- Indian Civilization 2500-500 B.C. -- Sidebar: The Multiplicity of Hinduism -- Chinese Civilization 2200-500 B.C. -- Mediterranean Civilizations 2000-500 B.C. -- Olmec of Mesoamerica 1200-400 B.C. -- WORLD SURVEY: Prehistory-500 B.C. -- Classical World: 550 B.C.-A.D. 700 -- Persia 550 B.C.-A.D. 651 -- North American Cultures 500 B.C.-A.D. 400 -- Mesoamerican Cultures 500 B.C.-A.D. 700 -- South American Cultures 500 B.C.-A.D. 600 -- The Roman Empire 509 B.C.-A.D. 476 -- Sidebar: Hannibal of Carthage -- Sidebar: The Roman Army -- Greece 492-400 B.C. -- China's Qin & Han Dynasties 403 B.C.-A.D. 220 -- Sidebar: Emperor Qin's Tomb -- Alexander the Great 336-323 B.C. -- India 327 B.C.-A.D. 550 -- Rise of Christianity A.D. 27-392 -- World Survey 550 B.C.-A.D. 700 -- Age of Faith: 500-1150 -- Maya: 500-1000 -- Sidebar: Watching the Heavens -- Anglo-Saxon England 500-1066 -- Byzantine Empire 527-1054 -- Muhammad & Islam 570-1000 -- Sidebar: The Koran -- China's Sui & Tang Dynasties 581-907 -- Khmer Empire 600-1150 -- Charlemagne 768-814 -- Vikings 793-1042 -- Feudalism 800-1000 -- World Survey: 500-1150 --
  • CRUSADES TO COLUMBUS: 960-1644 -- China's Song Dynasty 960-1279 -- Holy Roman Empire 962-1648 -- Toltec & Aztec Empires 1000-1521 -- Sidebar: Rituals of Aztec Warfare -- Peru's Chimu & Inca Empires 1000-1536 -- Mississippians & Anasazi 1000-1540 -- The High Middle Ages in Europe 1000-1453 -- The Crusades 1095-1291 -- Mongol Empire 1206-1368 -- Sidebar: Marco Polo -- Ottoman Empire 1299-1571 -- The Renaissance 1300-1600 -- Sidebar: Machiavelli -- China's Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 -- Sidebar: The Admiral of the Western Ocean -- World Survey 960-1644 -- COLONIZING NEW WORLDS: 1455-1857 -- England: 1455-1689 -- Sidebar: The Great Fire of London -- Spain & Portugal 1469-1640 -- Sidebar: The Spanish Inquisition -- Navigating the globe 1492-1522 -- Spanish-American Empire 1492-1800 -- Sidebar: Spanish Mission System -- The Reformation 1517-1648 -- Mogul India 1523-1857 -- France's North American Colonies 1534-1763 -- England's North American Colonies 1584-1775 -- Sidebar: English Conquest of Canada -- Japan &; the Shoguns 1588-1853 -- The Rise of Russia 1613-1796 --
  • The Age of Enlightenment 1700-1800 -- Europe's Balance of Power 1702-1763 -- British Exploration of the Pacific 1760-1840 -- Sidebar: Australia's Aborigines -- American Revolution: 1775-1789 -- Sidebar: Rebellions in Other American Colonies -- French Revolution 1789-1799 -- Sidebar: Robespierre & the Reign of Terror -- World Survey: 1455-1857 -- AGE OF IMPERIALISM: 1750-1917 -- European Imperialism: 1750-1900 -- Sidebar: Queen Victoria -- India Under the British 1757-1917 -- Napoleon 1769-1821 -- Europe's Industrial Revolution 1769-1900 -- Sidebar: Urban Migration -- Sidebar: Ireland's Potato Famine -- Imperialism in the Pacific 1800-1900 -- Sidebar: Maori of New Zealand -- Latin American Independence 1800-1830 -- Sidebar: Bolivar: Liberator or Dictator? -- U.S. Expansion 1800-1860 -- Sidebar: The California Gold Rush -- European Nationalism 1815-1871 -- China Ends Its Isolation 1820-1900 -- European Powers Colonize Africa 1830-1914 -- Sidebar: Livingstone & Stanley -- Japan & the West 1853-1905 -- U.S. Civil War & Reconstruction 1860-1877 -- Sidebar: The Battle of Gettysburg -- The U.S. Becomes a Great Power 1876-1900 -- Sidebar: Rough Riders in Cuba -- World Survey: 1750-1917 --
  • GLOBAL CONFLICT: 1900-1945 -- Revolution in Transit: 1900-1930 -- Sidebar: Mass Production Comes of Age -- World War I 1914-1918 -- Sidebar: The Russian Revolutions of 1917 -- Boom & Bust 1920-1937 -- Sidebar: Mass Communication -- Authoritarianism: 1920-1938 -- World War II 1939-1945 -- Sidebar: Development of the Atom Bomb -- World Survey: 1900-1945 -- Toward A New Millennium: 1945-Present -- Postwar Settlement & Cold War: 1945-1991 -- Sidebar: Arab-Israeli Conflicts -- Sidebar: Vietnam War -- Sidebar: Iran Revolution -- Development of a “Third World”: 1945-1991 -- Sidebar: Gandhi: India's Peaceful Rebel -- Frontiers of Science and Exploration: 1945-Present -- Sidebar: Other Planets, Other Earths -- The Global Community 1991-Present -- Sidebar: The Death of Osama bin Laden -- World Survey: 1945-Present -- At a glance: Major Wars -- Major Religions -- Periods & Movements -- Human Accomplishments -- Leaders -- Scientists, Inventors, & Philosophers -- Explorers -- Artists -- Appendix -- Highlights of Chinese history -- Roman rulers -- Rulers of England and Great Britain -- Historical periods of Japan -- Rulers of France -- Prime ministers of Great Britain -- Presidents of the United States -- Rulers of Russia since 1533
Control code
9781785391101
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
1 online resource (124 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781785391101
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00561579
  • (Credo)ngeongaw2014
  • (OCoLC)902642770
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
National Geographic almanac of world history, Patricia S. Daniels and Stephen G. Hyslop ; foreword by Douglas Brinkley
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/ngeongaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword -- About This Book -- MILESTONES -- The Rise of Agriculture & Complex Societies -- The Evolution of Writing -- The Classical Tradition -- The Silk Road &; the East-West Connection -- Plagues & Peoples -- Gutenberg & the Print Revolution -- Slave Trade & Colonialism -- The Rise of Democracy -- Technology Shrinks the World -- The Search for World Order -- MAJOR ERAS -- ANCIENT WORLD: Prehistory-500 BC -- Human Evolution & Early Migration Prehistory-3000 B.C. -- Mesopotamian Civilizations 3500-500 B.C. -- Sidebar: The Lessons of Judaism -- Egyptian Civilization 3000-500 B.C. -- Sidebar: The Divine Right of Queens -- Indian Civilization 2500-500 B.C. -- Sidebar: The Multiplicity of Hinduism -- Chinese Civilization 2200-500 B.C. -- Mediterranean Civilizations 2000-500 B.C. -- Olmec of Mesoamerica 1200-400 B.C. -- WORLD SURVEY: Prehistory-500 B.C. -- Classical World: 550 B.C.-A.D. 700 -- Persia 550 B.C.-A.D. 651 -- North American Cultures 500 B.C.-A.D. 400 -- Mesoamerican Cultures 500 B.C.-A.D. 700 -- South American Cultures 500 B.C.-A.D. 600 -- The Roman Empire 509 B.C.-A.D. 476 -- Sidebar: Hannibal of Carthage -- Sidebar: The Roman Army -- Greece 492-400 B.C. -- China's Qin & Han Dynasties 403 B.C.-A.D. 220 -- Sidebar: Emperor Qin's Tomb -- Alexander the Great 336-323 B.C. -- India 327 B.C.-A.D. 550 -- Rise of Christianity A.D. 27-392 -- World Survey 550 B.C.-A.D. 700 -- Age of Faith: 500-1150 -- Maya: 500-1000 -- Sidebar: Watching the Heavens -- Anglo-Saxon England 500-1066 -- Byzantine Empire 527-1054 -- Muhammad & Islam 570-1000 -- Sidebar: The Koran -- China's Sui & Tang Dynasties 581-907 -- Khmer Empire 600-1150 -- Charlemagne 768-814 -- Vikings 793-1042 -- Feudalism 800-1000 -- World Survey: 500-1150 --
  • CRUSADES TO COLUMBUS: 960-1644 -- China's Song Dynasty 960-1279 -- Holy Roman Empire 962-1648 -- Toltec & Aztec Empires 1000-1521 -- Sidebar: Rituals of Aztec Warfare -- Peru's Chimu & Inca Empires 1000-1536 -- Mississippians & Anasazi 1000-1540 -- The High Middle Ages in Europe 1000-1453 -- The Crusades 1095-1291 -- Mongol Empire 1206-1368 -- Sidebar: Marco Polo -- Ottoman Empire 1299-1571 -- The Renaissance 1300-1600 -- Sidebar: Machiavelli -- China's Ming Dynasty 1368-1644 -- Sidebar: The Admiral of the Western Ocean -- World Survey 960-1644 -- COLONIZING NEW WORLDS: 1455-1857 -- England: 1455-1689 -- Sidebar: The Great Fire of London -- Spain & Portugal 1469-1640 -- Sidebar: The Spanish Inquisition -- Navigating the globe 1492-1522 -- Spanish-American Empire 1492-1800 -- Sidebar: Spanish Mission System -- The Reformation 1517-1648 -- Mogul India 1523-1857 -- France's North American Colonies 1534-1763 -- England's North American Colonies 1584-1775 -- Sidebar: English Conquest of Canada -- Japan &; the Shoguns 1588-1853 -- The Rise of Russia 1613-1796 --
  • The Age of Enlightenment 1700-1800 -- Europe's Balance of Power 1702-1763 -- British Exploration of the Pacific 1760-1840 -- Sidebar: Australia's Aborigines -- American Revolution: 1775-1789 -- Sidebar: Rebellions in Other American Colonies -- French Revolution 1789-1799 -- Sidebar: Robespierre & the Reign of Terror -- World Survey: 1455-1857 -- AGE OF IMPERIALISM: 1750-1917 -- European Imperialism: 1750-1900 -- Sidebar: Queen Victoria -- India Under the British 1757-1917 -- Napoleon 1769-1821 -- Europe's Industrial Revolution 1769-1900 -- Sidebar: Urban Migration -- Sidebar: Ireland's Potato Famine -- Imperialism in the Pacific 1800-1900 -- Sidebar: Maori of New Zealand -- Latin American Independence 1800-1830 -- Sidebar: Bolivar: Liberator or Dictator? -- U.S. Expansion 1800-1860 -- Sidebar: The California Gold Rush -- European Nationalism 1815-1871 -- China Ends Its Isolation 1820-1900 -- European Powers Colonize Africa 1830-1914 -- Sidebar: Livingstone & Stanley -- Japan & the West 1853-1905 -- U.S. Civil War & Reconstruction 1860-1877 -- Sidebar: The Battle of Gettysburg -- The U.S. Becomes a Great Power 1876-1900 -- Sidebar: Rough Riders in Cuba -- World Survey: 1750-1917 --
  • GLOBAL CONFLICT: 1900-1945 -- Revolution in Transit: 1900-1930 -- Sidebar: Mass Production Comes of Age -- World War I 1914-1918 -- Sidebar: The Russian Revolutions of 1917 -- Boom & Bust 1920-1937 -- Sidebar: Mass Communication -- Authoritarianism: 1920-1938 -- World War II 1939-1945 -- Sidebar: Development of the Atom Bomb -- World Survey: 1900-1945 -- Toward A New Millennium: 1945-Present -- Postwar Settlement & Cold War: 1945-1991 -- Sidebar: Arab-Israeli Conflicts -- Sidebar: Vietnam War -- Sidebar: Iran Revolution -- Development of a “Third World”: 1945-1991 -- Sidebar: Gandhi: India's Peaceful Rebel -- Frontiers of Science and Exploration: 1945-Present -- Sidebar: Other Planets, Other Earths -- The Global Community 1991-Present -- Sidebar: The Death of Osama bin Laden -- World Survey: 1945-Present -- At a glance: Major Wars -- Major Religions -- Periods & Movements -- Human Accomplishments -- Leaders -- Scientists, Inventors, & Philosophers -- Explorers -- Artists -- Appendix -- Highlights of Chinese history -- Roman rulers -- Rulers of England and Great Britain -- Historical periods of Japan -- Rulers of France -- Prime ministers of Great Britain -- Presidents of the United States -- Rulers of Russia since 1533
Control code
9781785391101
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
1 online resource (124 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781785391101
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00561579
  • (Credo)ngeongaw2014
  • (OCoLC)902642770
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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