The Story of the World Vol. 3: Early Modern Times, Revised Edition Text
Now with 48 brand-new illustrations, a Pronunciation Guide, a new timeline, and easier-to-read formatting!
Who was the Sun King? How did samurai become sumo wrestlers? What was the Black Hole of Calcutta? And why was a California town named Ground Hog Glory? Learn these stories and so many more! Susan Wise Bauer brings to life the stories and records of the early modern times.
Now more than ever, other countries and customs affect our everyday lives, and our children need to learn about the people who live all around the globe. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, The Story of the World weaves world history into a storybook format. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of the early modern world. This revised edition includes 48 beautiful new illustrations by Jeff West, easier-to-read formatting, and a pronunciation guide to the names and places discussed in the book.