Classic Timeline History Bundle
Get 3 great history classics that will be enjoyable for the whole family. Adams' Chart of History is a vintage illustrated timeline that is great for getting a visualization of history that is 23-feet long. The Annals of the World is considered a classic work of literature. This book is a virtual historical encyclopedia with information and footnotes to history. It covers history from the beginning through the first century A.D. The Life and Time of Archbishop James Ussher is an in-depth biography of the author of The Annals of the World. Written in charming old English style, this book clears up many of the misconceptions and confusion about Ussher's life.
Adams' Chart of History: A vintage reproduction of this famous illustrated time-line of earth history first published in 1871. The fold-out chart features detailed, full-color drawings of various stages of history, from Adam and Eve to the late 19th century, with handwritten commentary throughout.
Perfect for educational settings or Sunday school walls, the 21 full-size panels make it an unique resource and an easy way to learn. Children and adults alike will be fascinated by the gorgeous illustrations that are woven throughout the time-line, creating an intricate and uniquely synchronized visual map of the ages.
Discover ancient cultures like the Assyrians, Babylonians, Persians, Greeks, and more! Delight in the mysterious Seven Wonders of the World and learn where they once stood. Get the big picture of history and how it falls in line with a biblical world view! Have a virtual library conveniently at your fingertips with the incomparable Adam’s Chart of History - get your copy today!
The Annals of the World: Considered not only a classic work of literature, but also esteemed for its preciseness and accuracy, The Annals of the World has not been published in the English language since the 17th century. Almost completely inaccessible to the public for three centuries, this book is a virtual historical encyclopedia with information and footnotes to history that otherwise would have been lost forever.
Covering history from the beginning through the first century A.D., Ussher relates both famous accounts and little known events in the lives of the famous and infamous including pharaohs, Caesars, kings, conquerors, thieves, pirates, and murderers. He tells of the rise and fall of great and not-so-great nations and gives accounts of the events that shaped the world.
As a historical work, Ussher's Annals of the World is a must-have for libraries of all sizes. Universities, public and private schools, professors, independent scholars, and pastors will find a treasure-trove of material previously unavailable. Containing many human interest stories from the original historical documents collected by Ussher, this is more than just a history book - it's a work of history.
The Life and Times of Archibishop James Ussher: From the company that brought you the historical classic The Annals of the World comes this in-depth biography of the man behind this landmark work. Originally published in 1895, this fascinating biography gives us a look at Ussher from the perspective of one who was closer to his time. This book traces Ussher’s life from his birth in 1581 to his death in 1656, giving valuable insights into this incredible man’s life.
Written in charming old English style, this book clears up many of the misconceptions and confusion about Ussher’s life. It details his personal life and professional accomplishments in the Church of Ireland. Ussher’s love of books is also highlighted. He was known for his extensive library, which went on to form the core of the famous library at Trinity College in Dublin.