The Resource Atlas of world history, John Haywood, editor, (electronic resource Online)

Atlas of world history, John Haywood, editor, (electronic resource Online)

Label
Atlas of world history
Title
Atlas of world history
Statement of responsibility
John Haywood, editor
Title variation
Concise atlas of world history, Andromeda
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Created by historians and cartographersexperienced inconnectingthe written word and the graphic image, this is a reference of the record of human life on earth which maps space and time. Trace the developments in one region of the world through time or compare the nature of different civilizations in any given period. Each map is accompanied by an essay and keys to geographical, political, and social details (cities, battle sites, borders, and migrations of population)
  • The Concise Atlas of World History is the first major world historical atlas developed in the last twenty years. It is also the first atlas to display the history of the world with a thorough and global perspective. The Concise Atlas of World History allows the user to trace the developments in one region of the world through time, or compare the nature of different civilisations in any given period. Each map is accompanied by an informative essay on the region and period. In addition, each regional map includes keys to geographical, political, and social details (cities, battle sites, borders, and migrations of population etc.), as well as numbered "pointers" that further elucidate major historical events and themes embodied in the map. Created by historians and cartographers experienced in connecting the written word and the graphic image, and prepared under the supervision of an advisory board of scholars of international reputation, the Concise Atlas of World History is the best and handiest reference to date on the record of human life on earth
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
Dewey number
911
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G1030
LC item number
.A84 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Atlas of world history, John Haywood, editor, (electronic resource Online)
Link
Publication
Note
"An Andromeda book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • WCHICAGO
  • STCHARLES
  • GLENELLYN
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Ancient World 4,000,000-500 BC -- The Classical World 500BC- AD 600 -- The Medieval World AD 600-1492 -- From Columbus to American Independence 1492-1783 -- The Nineteenth Century World 1783-1914 -- From World War I to the present -- Maps
Control code
00000116
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (127 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781849720472
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
239 images, digital files.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u1232299
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781849720472
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

Library Locations

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