How did the world become what it is today? How and when were the
countries formed? Where did people come from? How did art, technology,
science, language and literature begin? In The Puffin History of the
World- Volume 1, Roshen Dalal traces the origin of human beings and the
different aspects of their development and growth, right from the big bang
and the origin of the universe, up to CE 1500.
Well-researched and comprehensive, this book speaks of great civilizations
and empires, epics, myths and legends, religions old and new, wars and
conquests, clothes, food and lifestyle, trade, travel and adventure and
much more. It packs in exciting trivia, numerous maps and illustrations
that provide a breathtaking overview of global history.
Ideal for students and young readers, this amazing reference guide helps
to bring the past to life like never before.