Relive history as it happened - year by year. From the origins of our earliest African ancestors right up until the present day, "History Year by Year" covers the history of cultures and nations around the world in amazing visual detail. Discover the events, individuals, cultures, inventions and ideas that have shaped the world in this innovative and visually arresting book that presents the 'who', 'where' and 'what' of history as never before. Explore the past using dynamic timelines that highlight major themes and 'stories of the year' as well as bite-sized detail so you can move seamlessly through history. Completely comprehensive yet perfect for browsing, "History Year by Year" is an essential addition to any family bookshelf making the past accessible to everyone.