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Chronicle of the World
by Jerome Burne
Imagine the history of humankind told in the crisp reportorial style of a news story. Imagine it accompanied by a stunning cavalcade of vibrant full-color illustrations, photographs, and maps that bring the past vividly to life. That history is here, in one easy-to-access volume that shows you the events and people that have shaped the world as we know it. 2,750 illustrati ...more
Hardcover, 1296 pages
Published December 31st 1990 by Ecam Publications, Incorporated
(first published 1989)
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Jan 18, 2008 Monica rated it 5 of 5 stars
This vividly illustrated history of the world spans from the time before the human race appeared on earth through 1988. At something like $20.00, it was an irresistible bargain. There is a sister publication called "Chronicle of the 20th Century" with 1,350 pages and 3,000 photographs.