Table of Contents for Illustrated Timeline of the History of the World


TIMELINE HISTORY OF THE WORLD
Early Humans Up to 40,000 BCE
6(2)
Hunters and Gatherers 40,000--10,000 BCE
8(2)
Early Settlements 10,000--5000 BCE
10(2)
The First Civilizations 5000--1500 BCE
12(4)
Extension of Civilization 1500--500 BCE
16(4)
Conquests and Empires 500 BCE--I CE
20(4)
New Ideas 500 BCE--I CE
24(2)
Great Empires and Civilizations I CE--500
26(4)
New Ideas I CE--500
30(2)
Cultural Developments 500--800
32(2)
Conquests and Invasions 500--800
34(2)
New Ideas 500--800
36(2)
Continuity aud Change 800--1000
38(6)
The Feudal System 1000--1200
44(2)
The Rise and Fall of Dynasties 1000--1200
46(2)
War and Peace 1000--1200
48(2)
Cultures and Kingdoms 1000--1400
50(6)
Conflict and Change 1200--1400
56(2)
New Empires 1200--1400
58(2)
The Age of Discovery 1400--1600
60(8)
Trading Empires 1400--1600
68(2)
Wars, Colonies, and New States 1600--1800
70(4)
Revolution and Learning 1600--1800
74(2)
Colonies and Trade 1600--1800
76(4)
A New World Order 1800--1900
80(10)
War and the World 1900--1920
90(4)
Revolution 1900--1920
94(2)
The Intermediate Years 1920--1939
96(4)
At War Again 1939--1945
100(2)
Independent Nations 1945--2000
102(4)
Peace and War 1945--2000
106(4)
Development and Growth: Economy 1945--2000
110(4)
Development and Growth: Technology 1945--2000
114(2)
The New Millennium and the Future 2000 onwards
116(6)
MAP OF THE WORLD
122(2)
CONTINENTS AND COUNTRIES
Africa
124(18)
Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia, Western Sahara
126(2)
Egypt
128(2)
Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
130(2)
Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
132(2)
Cape Verde, Cote d'lvoire, The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mauritania, Senegal, Sierra Leone
134(2)
Benin, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, Niger, Togo
136(2)
Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, DR Congo, Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Sao Tome and Principe
138(2)
Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Indian Ocean Islands
140(2)
North America
142(15)
Canada
144(4)
United States of America
148(8)
Mexico
156(1)
Central America
157(7)
Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala
158(2)
Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
160(2)
Caribbean Islands
162(2)
South America
164(12)
Colombia, Guyana, Suriname.Venezuela
166(2)
Chile, Ecuador, Peru
168(2)
Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay
170(2)
Brazil
172(2)
Argentina
174(2)
Asia
176(27)
Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
178(2)
Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran
180(2)
Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
182(2)
Israel, Palestine
184(2)
Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
186(2)
China, Tibet
188(4)
Japan
192(2)
Mongolia, North Korea, South Korea
194(2)
Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
196(2)
Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Timor-Leste
198(2)
India
200(2)
Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka
202(1)
Eurasia
203(9)
Turkey
204(2)
Russia
206(6)
Europe
212(34)
Norway, Sweden
214(2)
Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland
216(2)
Belgium, the Netherlands
218(2)
Luxembourg, Switzerland
220(2)
France
222(4)
Germany
226(4)
Italy
230(4)
Portugal, Spain, Andorra
234(4)
Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia
238(2)
Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine
240(2)
Albania, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece, Moldova, Romania
242(2)
Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia
244(2)
Austria, Hungary, Liechtenstein
246(12)
United Kingdom, Ireland
248(6)
Australia and New Zealand
254(4)
Glossary 258(1)
For More Information 259(2)
For Further Reading 261(1)
Index 262