The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child
Volume 3: Early Modern Times, From Elizabeth the First to the Forty-Niners
Author: Susan Wise Bauer
Publisher: Peace Hill Press; Paperback
This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary-school children. Enjoy it together and introduce your child to the marvelous story of the world's civilizations. The Story of the World covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas, find out what happened all around the world in long-ago times. Designed as a read-aloud project for parents and children to share together, The Story of the World includes each continent and major people group. Volume 3: Early Modern Times is the third of a four volume series and covers the major historical events in the years 1600 to 1850, as well as including maps, illustrations, and tales from each culture. The companion Activity Book Three: Early Modern Times (ordered separately) is designed to turn this book into a complete history program.
Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of other lands. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child; Volume 3: Early Modern Times weaves world history into a story book format. Who was the Sun King? Why did the Luddites go around England smashing machines? And how did samurai become sumo wrestlers?