The Cartoon History of the Universe

Author: Larry Gonick
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 9780606226400
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A cartoon journey through the history of the universe from the big bang through the rise and fall of civilizations

Cartoon History of the United States

Author: Larry Gonick
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062730983
Format: PDF, Docs
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What? You don't know what a Burgess is? -- You can't outline the Monroe Doctrine? -- Recall the 14th Amendment? -- Explain the difference between a sputnik and a beatnik? Then you need The Cartoon History of the United Statesto fill those gaps. From the first English colonies to the Gulf War and the S&L debacle, Larry Gonick spells it all out from his unique cartoon perspective.

The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 1

Author: Larry Gonick
Publisher: Collins Reference
ISBN: 9780060760045
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The Cartoon History of the Modern World is a wickedly funny take on modern history. It is essentially a complete and up–to–date course in college level Modern World History, but presented as a graphic novel. In an engaging and humorous graphic style, Larry Gonick covers the history, personalities and big topics that have shaped our universe over the past five centuries, including the Industrial Revolution, the American Revolution, the Russian Revolution, the evolution of political, social, economic, and scientific thought, Communism, Fascism, Nazism, the Cold War, Globalization––and much more. Volume I of the Cartoon History of the Modern World picks up from Gonick's award winning Cartoon History of the Universe Series. That series began with the Big Bang and ended with Christopher Columbus sailing for the New World. This book starts off with peoples that Columbus "discovered" and ends with the U.S. Revolution.

The Cartoon History of the Modern World Part 2

Author: Larry Gonick
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0060760087
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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From celebrated artist Lary Gonick, here is the extraordinary story of the modern world, from the French Revolution to today. More than thirty years ago, master cartoonist and historian Larry Gonick began the epic task of creating a smart, accurate, and entertaining illustrated history of the world. In this, the fifth and final book of this beloved and critically acclaimed series, Gonick finally brings us up to the modern day. The Cartoon History of the Modern World, Part II picks up at the Enlightenment; continues through two and a half centuries of revolution, social and economic innovation, nationalism, colonialism, scientific progress, and the abolition of slavery; and concludes in the early twenty-first century with the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Essentially a college-level course in modern world history, with equal attention given to every area of the globe, Gonick's witty and engaging pages bring the past to life and put a brilliant new spin on our world. Whether you are a longtime fan or a first-time reader, this thrilling conclusion of our civilization's monumental story is not to be missed!

The Cartoon History of Time

Author: Kate Charlesworth
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486490971
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"Junior Chicken and Alexis, the Quantum Cat, explain the extraordinary concepts covered by Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time in terms that "even a chicken can understand." This graphic novel-style treatment teases out the humor in cosmology and quantum physics making it perfect for young readers, while still amusing and enlightening curious folk of all ages"--

The Cartoon History of the Universe III

Author: Larry Gonick
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393324037
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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A cartoon journey through the history of the universe from the big bang through the rise and fall of civilizations

The Cartoon History of Time

Author: Kate Charlesworth
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486315924
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Cartoon characters explain cosmology, quantum physics, and other concepts covered by Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time. Humorous graphic novel–style treatment, perfect for young readers and curious folk of all ages.

World History the Comic

Author: Zak Ziebell
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781494309572
Format: PDF, ePub
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The History Comic is a graphic guide meant to provide a quick overview of major events, processes, and people that have shaped world history. Who is this book for? * Students studying for the AP or SAT II world history exams * Educators who want students to fully grasp the world history curriculum * Anyone looking to learn about ancient history in an easy to digest format What's in it? * 54 hand-illustrated pages covering thousands of years of history with a global perspective * Topics covered include hunter gatherers, the Neolithic Revolution, early centers of civilization, the Bronze Age collapse, Athens and Sparta, Alexander the Great, Buddhism and the Mauryan empire, Warring States Era China, the rise and fall of Rome, the Maya, and much more.