The Hutchinson Dictionary Of World HistoryBook - 1993
A comprehensive reference for students and general readers, covering the main developments worldwide over about 7,000 years of human history. In addition to approximately 5,000 text entries, the volume includes some 70 historical maps, 100 thematic chronologies, quotations about or by historical figures, and histories of all countries. A comprehensive chronology of world history provides an overarching context, while featured articles address themes such as "The French Revolution," "The Age of Discovery," and "Gandhi and Indian Nationalism." Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1993.
Characteristics: 699 p. :,maps ;,24 cm.
Alternative Title: Dictionary of world history.