History of the World

Item #: 17703 
Available: 24.00

Plantagenet Somerset Fry

ISBN: 9780756670795

From the beginning of civilization to the present, experience a visual chronology of world history. This exclusive My Father's World version is based on the 3rd (green) edition, but begins with "The First Civilizations" (B.C.), omitting 22 pages of prehistoric man and animals found in other editions. This beautiful, full-color, 378-page hardcover book would be a great addition to any family library, and is especially recommended for junior high, high school, and parent reference.


  • Where was the first city?
  • How did the Vikings wage war?
  • What were the effects of Hurricane Katrina?

Find the answers to all these questions and many, many more with this definitive world history for children, spanning every continent and era.

Take an incredible journey across thousands of years, from the time when humans first walked the earth to the age of space travel.

Fully revised and updated to cover the latest world events.

History of the World is one of Cathy Duffy's 103 Top Picks! See her review.


World History and Literature is a one-year curriculum for high school that integrates history, English, and Bible (3 full-year credits).

As students journey through the curriculum's pre-planned daily lessons, they will experience spiritual growth as they read the entire New Testament and other thought-provoking Christian literature.

Students will also engage in readings and analysis of classic literature written in or about the historical period being studied while learning valuable research and composition methods.