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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
Summary
Chronicles the history of man and civilization from primitive beginnings to the twentieth century
Award
Newbery Medal, 1922.
Awards note
Newbery Award, 1922.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
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
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The story of mankind, by Hendrik Willem van Loon ; updated by John Merriman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Contains over 170 illustrations
  • Contains an illustrated chronology, (p. 657-662)
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
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45442278
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)
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
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45442278

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