Your Date With HistoryBook - 2005
Whether it is major political events like the USA's annexation of Texas (1 March) or incredible discoveries like that of Tutankhamun's tomb (26 November), every event in history happened - of course - on one of 365 days. Pore through history day-by-day with 365 and become engrossed in this lovingly constructed wealth of historical anecdotes. 365: Your Date with History is a fantastically browsable historical encyclopaedia, mapping the highs and lows of human existence day-by-day throughout the year. Each day is accompanied by historical facts and sometimes brief, often more lengthy, stories from a dizzying array of subjects. Written accessibly and with plenty of personality, 365 will be a have-around-the-house favourite for years.
Publisher: New York : Totem Books ; Lanham, Md. : Distributed to the trade in the USA by National Book Network, Inc., 2005
Call Number: 902 M354t 2005
Characteristics: xxxvi, 683 p. ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Three hundred sixty five, your date with history