Presents timelines of world history, beginning with the beginning of Earth through the present day.
Did You Know?
Joseph Justus Scaliger's De Emendatione Temporum (1583) supposedly began the modern science of chronology.
(Attributed to Gerard Edelink. Joseph Justus Scaliger, Wikimedia Commons)
Chambers History Factfinder
Call Number: D 11 .C43 2005 (Reference)
Presents a wide-ranging chronology of significant world events from prehistoric times to the present day.
Chronicle of the World
Call Number: D11 .C56 1996 (Reference)
The classic Chronicle format makes history come alive by presenting a chronological history of the world in a journalistic format, supported by colorful illustrations and photographs.
Chronology of World History
Call Number: D 11 .M39 1999 (Reference)
This 4-volume set, published by ABC-CLIO, provides a detailed and comprehensive overview of world history from 1492 through 1998. Arranged year-by-year, each entry includes information on all aspects of society.
Encyclopedia of World Facts and Dates
Call Number: D 11 .C47x 1993 (Reference)
Traces, in chronological order, global history from pre-history to the latest happenings of 1992. The arrangement is chronological, and then sub-divided into topics such as vital statistic, politics, economy, religion, science, education, arts, and sports.
Historical Tables, 58 BC - AD 1990
Call Number: D 11 .S83 1991
This work covers world history from Roman times through 1990, with an emphasis on the British Commonwealth and the United States. The arrangement is chronological, and includes facts about constitutional history, economics, natural science, and cultural developments.
A detailed and up-to-date chronology of world history from two and a half million years ago up to 2009.
Timetables of History : A Historical Linkage of People and Events
Call Number: D 11 .G78 2005 (Reference)
This book gives a sweeping overview of the making of the contemporary world by mapping out, at a glance, what was happening simultaneously in the entire world, from the dawn of history to the present day.