The Resource The story of mankind, by Hendrik Willem van Loon ; updated by John Merriman

The story of mankind, by Hendrik Willem van Loon ; updated by John Merriman

Label
The story of mankind
Title
The story of mankind
Statement of responsibility
by Hendrik Willem van Loon ; updated by John Merriman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Title
The story of mankind
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Chronicles the history of man and civilization from primitive beginnings to the twentieth century
Subject
Genre
Award
Newbery Medal, 1922.
Awards note
Newbery Award, 1922.
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100574
Cataloging source
HHC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1260
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1260
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Target audience
juvenile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
by Hendrik Willem van Loon ; updated by John Merriman
Label
The story of mankind, by Hendrik Willem van Loon ; updated by John Merriman
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Contains over 170 illustrations
  • Contains an illustrated chronology, (p. 657-662)
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  • ADAMS-GEN
  • ADAMS-GEN
  • UNION-LIB
  • UNION-LIB
  • FRNKC-LAU
  • FRNKC-LAU
  • PIKEC-PET
  • PIKEC-PET
  • JAYCO-POR
  • JAYCO-POR
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WFLDW-WES
  • MORGN-MAR
  • MORGN-MAR
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  • HRTCT-HAR
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  • NWTCO-MOR
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  • PLAIN-PLA
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  • SHLBY-SHE
  • PBODY-COL
  • PBODY-COL
  • BTOWN-BRO
  • BTOWN-BRO
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • Mercantile system
  • ch. 51.
  • American Revolution
  • ch. 52.
  • French Revolution
  • ch. 53.
  • Napoleon
  • ch. 54.
  • Holy alliance
  • ch. 55.
  • Nile Valley
  • Great reaction
  • ch. 56.
  • National independence
  • ch. 57.
  • Age of the Engine
  • ch. 58.
  • Social revolution
  • ch. 59.
  • Emancipation
  • ch. 60.
  • ch. 6.
  • Age of Science
  • ch. 61.
  • Art
  • ch. 62.
  • Colonial expansion and war
  • ch. 63.
  • New world
  • ch. 64.
  • As it ever shall be
  • ch. 65.
  • Story of Egypt
  • After seven years
  • ch. 66.
  • United States comes of age
  • ch. 67.
  • "Axis" partners
  • ch. 68.
  • Isolationism and appeasement
  • ch. 69.
  • Atlantic Charter
  • ch. 70.
  • ch. 7.
  • Global War
  • ch. 71.
  • United Nations
  • ch. 72.
  • Turbulent peace
  • ch. 73.
  • Old order gives way
  • ch. 74.
  • Spaceship Earth
  • ch. 75.
  • Mesopotamia
  • Earth as a global village
  • ch. 76.
  • Entering the High-tech Age
  • ch. 77.
  • New Millennium
  • ch. 8.
  • Sumerians
  • ch. 9.
  • Moses
  • ch. 1.
  • Phœnicians
  • ch. 11.
  • Indo-Europeans
  • ch. 12.
  • Ægean Sea
  • ch. 13.
  • Greeks
  • ch. 14.
  • Greek cities
  • ch. 15.
  • Setting the stage
  • Greek self-government
  • ch. 16.
  • Greek life
  • ch. 17.
  • Greek theatre
  • ch. 18.
  • Persian wars
  • ch. 19.
  • Athens vs. Sparta
  • ch. 20.
  • ch. 2.
  • Alexander the Great
  • ch. 21.
  • Summary
  • ch. 22.
  • Rome and Carthage
  • ch. 23.
  • Rise of Rome
  • ch. 24.
  • Roman Empire
  • ch. 25.
  • Our earliest ancestors
  • Joshua of Nazareth
  • ch. 26.
  • Fall of Rome
  • ch. 27.
  • Rise of the Church
  • ch. 28.
  • Mohammed
  • ch. 29.
  • Charlemagne
  • ch. 30.
  • ch. 3.
  • Norsemen
  • ch. 31.
  • Feudalism
  • ch. 32.
  • Chivalry
  • ch. 33.
  • Pope vs. Emperor
  • ch. 34.
  • Crusades
  • ch. 35.
  • Prehistoric man
  • Mediæval city
  • ch. 36.
  • Mediæval self-government
  • ch. 37.
  • Mediæval world
  • ch. 38.
  • Mediæval trade
  • ch. 39.
  • Renaissance
  • ch. 40.
  • ch. 4.
  • Age of Expression
  • ch. 41.
  • Great discoveries
  • ch. 42.
  • Buddha and Confucius
  • ch. 43.
  • Reformation
  • ch. 44.
  • Religious warfare
  • ch. 45.
  • Hieroglyphs
  • English revolution
  • ch. 46.
  • Balance of power
  • ch. 47.
  • Rise of Russia
  • ch. 48.
  • Russia vs. Sweden
  • ch. 49.
  • Rise of Prussia
  • ch. 50.
Control code
2135373
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Liveright paperback ed.
Extent
xxix, 674 pages
Isbn
9780871401717
Lccn
98024082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
2135373
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45442278

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