The History Book by DK
(Big Ideas Simply Explained)

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Synopsis

The History Book is a fascinating journey through the most significant events in history and the big ideas behind each one, from the dawn of civilization to the lightning-paced culture of today. One hundred crystal-clear articles explore the Law Code of Hammurabi, the Renaissance, the American Revolution, World War II, and much, much more, bringing the events and people of history to life.

As part of DK's award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, The History Book uses infographics and images to explain key ideas and themes. Biographies of key leaders, thinkers, and warriors, from Julius Caesar to Barack Obama, offer insight into their lives and further historical insight into these world-changing episodes.

The History Book makes the past 4,000 years of history accessible and provides enlightenment on the forces that shaped the world as we know it today, for students and history buffs alike.

Series Overview: Big Ideas Simply Explained series uses creative design and innovative graphics, along with straightforward and engaging writing, to make complex subjects easier to understand. These award-winning books provide just the information needed for students, families, or anyone interested in concise, thought-provoking refreshers on a single subject.

 

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Pewdiepieis one of the most popular YouTuber's in the world, with millionsof subscribers generating billionsof views. He is Swedish and lives in Brighton. Pewdiepie was sent to planet Earth to dispense wisdom, teach us common sense and instruct us in the ancient art of Inspirology. Pewdiepie just wants to make you happy. Pewdiepie loves you even more than this book does - isn't that enough for you?http://www.pewdiepie.comhttps://www.youtube.com/user/PewDiePiehttps://twitter.com/pewdiepiehttps://instagram.com/pewdiepiehttps://www.facebook.com/PewDiePie
 
Published September 16, 2016 by DK. 352 pages
Genres: History, Education & Reference. Non-fiction