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Modern world history online
Modern world history online
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Spans the full scope of world history from the mid-15th century to the present. Provides a comparative view of people, places, events and ideas that have defined modern world history. A Penrith City Library card membership number is required to logon
Imprint:
Facts on File 2007
Collation:
html hyperlinks source citations
Series title:
Audience:
General, Secondary, Upper Primary
Contents:
Biographies of important historical figures from around the globe - Descriptions of events, places, and cultural developments in world history - Full-text, or selected excerpts of, primary source documents with summary introductory remarks - Thousands of generously hyperlinked entries spanning from 1450 to the present, updated monthly - Hundreds of full-colour and black-and-white historical images with explanatory captions - Original maps, graphs, and tables with captions - Specially selected entries on different areas of interest to help users find a starting point for their research - Provides an in-depth look at topics such as Music during The Enlightenment; and the European Age of Exploration. Topics such as Architecture and Landmarks - Education - Exploration and Colonisation - Foreign Policy and Diplomacy - Labor and Employment - Military Affairs and Weaponry - Social and Political Movements are also included.
ISBN:
9780816051434
Dewey class:
909.8 MOD
Local class:
909.8
Language:
English
BRN:
56137
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