A major reference work, "Philip's Atlas of World History" - concise
edition records the history of human society throughout the world,
from prehistory to the year 2005, in 450 specially commissioned
colour maps, 200 illustrations, tables and diagrams, and 200,000
words. It has been updated to include recent events across the
world, including those in Iraq, Afghanistan, Russia and the former
Soviet republics. "The Atlas of World History" - concise... more...