By John J. Butt

The Greenwood Dictionary of worldwide History is an vital, convenient, and straightforward to exploit A-to-Z first-stop ready-reference source supplying crucial details on over 2,000 of the main studied and significant humans, occasions, locations, and concepts in global historical past from prehistoric to fashionable instances, from all areas and epochs.

Selection of entries―which are really worldwide of their range―was according to the information and suggestions of organisations and corporations comparable to the nationwide Council for heritage schooling, the nationwide middle for historical past within the faculties, the realm background organization, the school Board global background complicated Placement try out, and plenty of of the nation criteria for historical past schooling. The content material of the entries has been stored short and concise to supply a definition or primary facts.

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