➳ Historys Greatest Events Read ➻ Author Kelly Knauer – Loanexpress.us

Historys Greatest Events Join The Editors Of TIME In A Fast Paced Journey Through The Adventures Of Man On Planet Earth In This Richly Illustrated Volume, Which Explores History S Most Important Turning Points Here Are The Great Religions Buddhism, Christianity And Islam Here Are The Great Empires, From The Vanished Civilization Of The Minoans On Crete To The Glories Of Classical Greece And Rome To The Mysterious Collapse Of The Maya Culture In Mexico Here Are The Visionary Scientists Who Altered Our View Of Nature S Laws Newton And Darwin, Copernicus And Einstein Here Are The Great Conquerors,including Alexander The Great, Julius Caesar, Genghis Khan And Napoleon And Here Are The Great Clashes Between Cultures, As Christian Knights Besiege Muslim Citadels In The Crusades, A Handful Of Spanish Conquistadors Topple The Empires Of The Aztecs And Incas, And Japan Attacks The U.S Naval Base At Pearl Harbor The Book Is Arranged Chronologically, Rapidly Accelerating In Pace As It Reports The Development Of The Technologies That Define The Modern World, From The Coming Of The Railroad And The Telegraph To The Advent Of Photography, The Cinema And Television And Culminating In The Invention Of The Transistor And The Boot Up Of The World Wide Web And It Offers Fresh Perspectives On Cultures Too Often Overlooked, From The Golden Age Of Islam To The Voyages Of Viking Mariners To China S Renascence Under The Ming Dynasty Presented In A Special Oversized Format, This Beautifully Illustrated Volume Also Offers A Sweeping Panorama Of Man S Greatest Artistic Achievements, From The Cave Paintings Of Lascaux To Marvelous Medieval Maps And On To The Great Paintings And Sculptures Of The Renaissance As An Illuminating Guide To Mankind S Triumphs And Sorrows, And As A Gallery Of Human Culture, Science, Art And Architecture, It Offers A Dazzling And Provocative Encounter With The Great Turning Points Of History.

➳ Historys Greatest Events  Read ➻ Author Kelly Knauer – Loanexpress.us
  • Hardcover
  • 160 pages
  • Historys Greatest Events
  • Kelly Knauer
  • English
  • 19 November 2019
  • 9781603201629

    10 thoughts on “➳ Historys Greatest Events Read ➻ Author Kelly Knauer – Loanexpress.us

  1. says:

    Summary A look into the brutish, war driven, religious, disease stricken history of the human race, that seems to perpetuate its existence The book chronologically accelerates the history, with important events occurring as it nears the 21st century Emphasis is heavily placed on European ascension to global power hunger, rather than a global view of things, but then again it always seems as if Europe had the upper hand for a long time.Review A great look into what humans are actually capable of war death, slaughter, conquest, rape, persecution, segregation, etc, etc Only in the last 50 years or so did humanity achieve enlightenment, to a certain extent, and in very selective regions of the planet On the other hand, humanity seems to innovate, exponentially, its technology, yet its morals, and traditions seem to be stuck in the stone ages for much of the population.Food for thought In the 20th century, 1900 2000 , a...

  2. says:

    Here, the editors of Time magazine highlight 100 events, from the invention of the alphabet to the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center, that have shaped the world as we know it For each event there is a one page general description and a photograph or two The selection seems heavily biased toward the Western world and relatively modern events six of the 100 most important events of all time happened during World War II , but I still learned a lot from it The descriptions are the perfect length for those who want to understand the big picture but get ...

  3. says:

    I actually didn t read all 100, although I did skim them I loved the brief descriptions of various events which gave me better insights into some of history s greatest people i.e Mohammed, Alexander the Great, etc. It was like having wikipedia of moments in time I would like to go back over and ...

  4. says:

    It was okay, I understood the history of what our planet has spewed out in that 2000 years, but its not up my alley in terms of a career I read the boo cause I appreciate the milestones and what our existence means.Who knew the internet was only 20 years old

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