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The Penguin Atlas of World History: Volume 2: From the French Revolution to the Present

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The second volume of the highly successful PENGUIN ATLAS OF WORLD HISTORY covers events from the French Revolution to the present day. Numerous maps help clarify a detailed chronological summary of the main events of the period throughout the world. This volume has now been updated to include recent events, from the aftermath of the fall of the Berlin Wall to the terrorist ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published May 25th 2004 by Penguin Books (first published 1964)
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imngrer
Jun 15, 2012 imngrer rated it it was amazing
The two volumes of this atlas are absolutely my "Desert Island" books
Richard
Nov 14, 2015 Richard rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A great reference book filled with maps of how the world looked, politically, throughout history. A great companion when you are reading anything historical.
Gary Stoudt
Mar 23, 2014 Gary Stoudt rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Any time I read a history book (one of my favorite genres) I have this with me. It gives me a quick look at relevant maps and events of the period. Indispensable for my reading.
Keeko
Oct 06, 2015 Keeko rated it it was amazing
I love this book, every page and every map. Thanks very much to the people who created and worked on it. I read it every night before going to sleep. What a treasure.
Ike Sharpless
Aug 19, 2011 Ike Sharpless rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: reviewed, maps, history
I ripped this book up and posted the pages all over my dorm room when I was in college.
Nurhan
Nov 10, 2013 Nurhan rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
the name should have been "Atlas of German and European History" instead.
Jake
Jul 10, 2013 Jake rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Government 1000's years w.i.p. & still not nearly there.
Lukas
dtv - Atlas Weltgeschichte 2. Von der Franz
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