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Time: Great Events of the 20th Century
Since 1923, one magazine -- TIME -- has taken the pulse of the century week by week, and the result is an unparalleled chronicle of our times. Now, the editors of TIME have opened their archives to create this lasting portrait of one of history's most turbulent and memorable eras. From the death throes of Hitler's Nazi Reich to the birth pains of Israel, from the advent of ...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published April 28th 1998 by Time Life Medical
(first published April 1998)
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This belonged to my late brother-in-law Butch. It is a fairly comprehensive chronicle of the most significant events of the 20th Century, with each on a two-page spread with several pictures (one taking up most of one of the pages) and minimal text (although with direct quotes from “Time” for each). It’s divided into several sections, such as politics, technology, social change, arts, etc. While the going is easy, I found myself occasionally saying, “Well, I totally forgot that happened!” and ...more