- A look at the pivotal moments in world history
- The perfect coffee table book for a history buff
- Covering culture, humanity, science and more
This book looks at how the world has changed since the beginning of the 20th century and how various major events have shaped the way we live.
From the optimistic excitement at the start of the century when extraordinary scientific breakthroughs and new inventions were promising so much to the tumultuous and violent battles that followed, it's a whirlwind read through modern history.
Covering culture, humanity, war, science and space among many other elements, this book covers everything from the sinking of the Titanic and the assassination of JFK to the release of the first personal computer. Other events featured include The Beatles' release of 'Please Please Me', the moon landing and the Chernobyl Disaster.
Paperback. 192 pages.