|ISBN-10 / ISBN-13||1450807453 / 9781450807456|
|Publisher||Publications International, Ltd. (on 2011-01-01)|
|Number Of Pages||704|
|User Ratings||(No ratings yet)|
|This book has been found by 27 other users. Do you have this book? Trade it in for cash!|
|This textbook is primarily used in: (0 total votes)|
The Amazing Book of History is a 708-page collection of hundreds of articles, lists, quotes, and anecdotes that explore a lively range of human history, from the ancient world to the recent past to pop culture. The hardcover volume looks at history from an anything-goes perspective, with nearly 300 dynamic tales of people, places, and events. Its innovative approach and witty style should appeal to a wide range of readers.
Topics in The Amazing Book of History include science, politics, the arts, war, medicine, sports, crime, food, historical figures, and more. Learn about the real-life explorers who created King Kong; the teenager who invented television; and Nazi Germany s secret baby farms. Here are a few other topics covered in the book:
Biological warfare secrets of the ancient world
The racy true story of the Barbie doll
The development of American hot rod culture
A brief history of underwear
The food obsessions of ancient Rome
The Book of Amazing History is for history buffs, trivia fans, and everyone with an interest in the past. The book has a faux leather, gilded cover with a three-dimensional illustration.
Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.
Textbooknova.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com
CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON TEXTBOOKNOVA.COM COMES FROM AMAZON SERVICES LLC. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED 'AS IS' AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.