All About History Annual - Vol. 2, 2015
English | 164 pages | True PDF | 27.1 Mb
From ancient history, through the middle ages, right up to history of the 20th century, there’s just too much to choose from for this edition of the year’s best All About History content. You’ll delve into tales of shrewd Viking raiders and George Washington’s struggle to legendary status. Be inspired by those who were a force for change, from Nelson Mandela to the codebreakers of Bletchley Park, and see behind the public personas of Frank Sinatra and Marilyn Monroe to understand the fickle nature of fame and fortune. Prepare to explore history’s greatest moments and meet its most incredible characters. Empires & Civilisations – Unearth history’s most powerful civilisations from the Egyptians to the Ottoman Empire. Politics & Power – Meet historical movers and shakers, including George Washington and Malcolm X. Victory & Defeat – Get in on the action of iconic battles like Waterloo and relive the fall of the Berlin Wall. Fame & Fortune – See behind the fickle veil of fame and meet stars like Marilyn Monroe and Frank Sinatra.