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A Dictionary of World History (Oxford Paperback Reference)

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Publisher Comments:

This new Oxford reference work is the most up-to-date dictionary of world history available in paperback. The generous coverage of all aspects of history, from prehistory right up to the present day, makes this book the ideal guide both for students and the general reader.

— More than 4,500 clear and concise entries

— Biographies of key figures in world history, from Alexander the Great to Bill Clinton, Elizabeth I to Nelson Mandela

— Full international coverage with detailed entries for every country in the world

— Subject entries on religious and political movements, international organizations, and key battles and places

— Fifty detailed maps covering events and topics such as the Black Death, the Boer War, and the African slave trade

Synopsis:

The generous coverage of all aspects of history, from prehistory to the present day, makes this book the ideal guide both for students and the general reader. Biographical entries range from Moses to Tony Blair. 50 maps.

Synopsis:

As well as over 4500 clear and concise entries, this dictionary also contains biographies of key figures in world history. Other useful features include: subject entries on religious and political movements; 50 detailed maps; and full international coverage.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780192801050
Other:
Oxford University Press
Author:
Isaacs, Alan
Author:
Oxford University Press
Author:
Market House Books
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Location:
Oxford ;
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
History - World
Series:
Oxford Paperback Reference
Series Volume:
al-juz® 9
Publication Date:
20000518
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
50 maps
Pages:
704
Dimensions:
5.1 x 7.7 x 1.5 in 1.125 lb

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Product details 704 pages Oxford University Press - English 9780192801050 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The generous coverage of all aspects of history, from prehistory to the present day, makes this book the ideal guide both for students and the general reader. Biographical entries range from Moses to Tony Blair. 50 maps.
"Synopsis" by , As well as over 4500 clear and concise entries, this dictionary also contains biographies of key figures in world history. Other useful features include: subject entries on religious and political movements; 50 detailed maps; and full international coverage.
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