The Story of the World Vol. 4: The Modern Age, Text
Where was the Crystal Palace? Who was the Sick Man of Europe? And how did cow fat start a revolution? Learn these stories and many more. This final volume in Susan Wise Bauer’s history series brings to life the stories and records of the modern age.
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. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of the modern world.
Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, The Story of the World weaves world history into a storybook format. This volume covers the major historical events of the years 1850 to the late 1990s, from the reign of England’s Queen Victoria to the collapse of the Berlin Wall.
Add The Story of the World Vol. 4: The Modern Age, Activity Book for a full year of history, geography, and literature study along with maps, timeline pages, outlining exercises, and hands-on activities.