One Thousand and One Days that Shaped the World

This book is a comprehensive record of those world-shattering moments, whether they happened centuries ago or only yesterday. 1001 Days that Shaped the World is a collection of essential, shocking, memorable, and fascinating actions of men ...

One Thousand and One Days that Shaped the World

In the style of the phenomenally successful 1001 Series this is an essential guide and gift for anyone with a passion for history. History is more than a chain of stiring moments, yet without the high noons our world would be much duller, and much harder to engage with, or recall. Selected from a vast expanse of time, 1001 Days that Shaped our World is a history of the world, told through key moments, decisive encounters, memorable incidents and dreadful disasters, whether triggered by human action or brought about by nature.History happens every day, but some days stand out and are etched in the memory of those who live through them - the day Kennedy was shot, for example. This book is a comprehensive record of those world-shattering moments, whether they happened centuries ago or only yesterday. 1001 Days that Shaped the World is a collection of essential, shocking, memorable, and fascinating actions of men and women through the ages, all of which have made our world what it is today.

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One Thousand and One Days that Shaped the World
Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors:
Categories: World history
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

In the style of the phenomenally successful 1001 Series this is an essential guide and gift for anyone with a passion for history. History is more than a chain of stiring moments, yet without the high noons our world would be much duller, and much harder to engage with, or
1001 Days that Shaped the World
Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors: Peter Furtado
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

Presents over one thousand notable moments in history, from the formation of the Earth to the current day, and includes brief explanations to the circumstances surrounding each event.
1001 Days That Shaped Our World
Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors: Peter Furtado
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-27 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors: Peter Furtado
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-03 - Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson

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Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: TGC Prasad
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-12 - Publisher: Random House India

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