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The Story of the World, Vol. 4

Item #: 15700 
Available: 31.00

Susan Wise Bauer

ISBN: 9781945841903

Explore the modern age from the rise of the British Empire under Queen Victoria to the end of the U.S.S.R. Giving an overview of events from around the world, your child will discover the marvelous span of history in an easily accessible story.

Also available in audio format.


Where was the Crystal Palace? Who was the Sick Man of Europe? And how did cow fat start a revolution?

Told in the straightforward, engaging style that has become Susan Wise Bauer's trademark, The Story of the World covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas - find our what happened all around the world in the centuries before our own. This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary-school children, or for older readers to enjoy alone. Introduce your child to the marvelous story of the world's civilizations!


Enjoy learning U.S. and world history as you solve cryptography puzzles, bake Vietnamese Apricot Coconut Cake, and recite the Gettysburg Address in this year-long curriculum for 4th-8th grade.

Learn basic Christian beliefs and live out the amazing privilege and responsibility of sharing God's story of love with all people. Learn how prayer greatly impacts our world and its history, recognizing God's ultimate power in our universe.

WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD--Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.