Timeline

A Visual History of Our World

  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 6

Take a journey through the history of our planet…

A perfect introduction to history for young and old, Timeline travels the story of our world, through a lens that captures myths and legends, dinosaurs, the great civilizations, kings and knights, discoveries and inventions.

Timeline shows the human race building settlements, fighting wars, exploring the oceans, living in castles, yurts and skyscrapers. It takes our planet from the Big Bang to the threats of climate change. And it does not neglect the imagination—here too are dragons, icons and fictional heroes.

Each scene puts global events in perspective through space and time, drawing parallels and connections with careful attention and a refreshing playfulness.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-77657-069-0
$29.99 $22.49
Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 6
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Subject Social Studies
Copyright 2016
Publisher Gecko Press
Imprint Gecko Press
Language English
Number of Pages 80
Publication Date 2016-01-01
BISACS JNF038000, JNF052000, JNF025000
Dewey 909
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 10.75 x 14.5
Features Original artwork, Reviewed, Starred Reviews, Teaching Guides, and eSource

Reviews

Publishers Weekly

“An inky swath of black bisects this gorgeous oversize volume, its shape transforming to create prehistoric seas, ancient monuments, and more. . . . ®eaders will be left with a powerful sense of how far we have come and how far we have to go.”―starred, Publishers Weekly

Author, Illustrator: Peter Goes

Peter Goes lives in Belgium where he works as a freelance illustrator. He has also worked as a stage manager and studied animation at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK) in Ghent, Belgium.

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Timeline

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