The New Penguin Atlas Of Ancient History

Author: Colin McEvedy
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 9780140513486
Size: 29.44 MB
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Traces the migrations and evolution of the races as well as the development of civilizations from prehistoric times to the fourth century A.D.

The Penguin Historical Atlas Of Ancient Civilizations

Author: John Haywood
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 9780141014487
Size: 56.12 MB
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An broad-based survey of the world's earliest human cultures ranges from the ancient farming settlements of Mesopotamia to the founding of Rome, utilizing photographs, artwork, reproductions, and full-color maps to highlight a look at such topics as the origins of the Egyptian pharaohs, China's dynasties, and the great cities of the Inca and Aztec. Original.

The Penguin Historical Atlas Of Ancient Greece

Author: Robert Morkot
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 9780140513356
Size: 56.47 MB
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Provides maps and information on Ancient Greece, including the histories of the Minoan civilization, the Persian Wars, and Alexander the Great

The Penguin Historical Atlas Of Ancient Rome

Author: Christopher Scarre
Publisher: Viking Adult
ISBN: 9780670864645
Size: 58.86 MB
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Uses maps, text, and illustrations to present the history of the Roman Empire, from its beginning as a modest village to its transformation into a Christian theocracy

The Penguin Atlas Of North American History

Author: Colin McEvedy
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 9780140511284
Size: 10.92 MB
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Traces the history of North America from the first appearance of man to 1870, with maps showing the development of native civilization, the arrival of European settlers, and the formative years of the U.S.

Cities Of The Classical World

Author: Colin McEvedy
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141967633
Size: 24.24 MB
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From Alexandria to York, this unique illustrated guide allows us to see the great centres of classical civilization afresh. The key feature of Cities of the Classical World is 120 specially drawn maps tracing each city's thoroughfares and defences, monuments and places of worship. Every map is to the same scale, allowing readers for the first time to appreciate visually the relative sizes of Babylon and Paris, London and Constantinople. There is also a clear, incisive commentary on each city's development, strategic importance, rulers and ordinary inhabitants. This compelling and elegant atlas opens a new window on to the ancient world, and will transform the way we see it.

The Penguin Historical Atlas Of The Medieval World

Author: Andrew Jotischky
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 9780141014494
Size: 13.91 MB
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Full-color maps, photographs, and illustrations enhance a detailed study of the peoples, cultures, social institutions, and religious faiths of the medieval world, ranging from the fourth-century barbarian invasions to the early voyages of discovery to the New World in the sixteenth, chronicling such key events as the fall of Rome, the birth of Islam, the spread of Christianity, and more. Original.

The Penguin Illustrated History Of Britain Ireland

Author: Barry W. Cunliffe
Publisher: Penguin Global
ISBN:
Size: 68.50 MB
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A comprehensive introduction to the history of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Topics covered include the spread of literacy, the development of transport and the evolution of country houses. Illustrated throughout, this volume includes a range of colour maps. Previous ed.: published as The Penguin atlas of British & Irish history. 2001.