The Usborne Encyclopedia of World History

Suggested age 8 +


Author: Sam Taplin, Jane Bingham and Fiona Chandler
Illustrator: Various
ISBN: 9781409562511
Date Published: 1 April 2013

A comprehensive introduction to world history from prehistoric times to the start of the 21st century, including information on dinosaurs, the first humans, Ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome, Medieval Europe, the World Wars and other major events in history. Magnificently illustrated with a wealth of images depicting key events and everyday life in times gone by, as well as maps, charts and photographs. Includes a 12,000-year illustrated timechart, glossary and extensive index. With over 800 internet links to regularly reviewed websites with homework help, virtual tours, reconstructions, games and quizzes.


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View series: Usborne Encyclopedia

Dimensions18 × 2.5 × 24 cm



Age 7 – 9, Age 9 – 12, Age 12 – 14




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