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National Geographic Visual History of the World
The world history book to define all others, National Geographic Visual History of the World is a classic in the making. No other volume offers such a comprehensive and richly illustrated chronicle of world events, from the construction of the Pyramids to the overthrow of the Taliban. Readers see how momentous happenings, personalities, catastrophes, discoveries, and inven ...more
Hardcover, 656 pages
Published November 1st 2005 by National Geographic
(first published January 1st 2005)
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National Geographic Visual History of the World by Klaus Berndl (National Geographic Society 2005) (902.02). This is a comprehensively detailed chronicle of world history from the building of the pyramids in the earliest recorded period of history to the overthrow of the Taliban in the 21st century. This is a wonderful volume from a consistently fine publication. My rating: 7.5/10, finished 2006.