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Chronicle of the World


Headlines of history

Chronicle of the World

A timeline of history, delivered in headlines. USA Today-style front-page stories and color photos debrief each year since 1000 (or each decade in the first millennium). Rather than being corny, this brevity and intimacy quickly gives context.

— KK

Chronicle of the World
Derrik Mercer, editor
1996, 1,175 pages
Limited availability at Amazon
This book is currently out of print, so if Amazon does not have a copy, try one of the used book sellers listed at Books & Book Collecting