Download Textbooks The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child, Volume 4: The Modern Age: From Victoria's Empire to the End of the USSRAuthor Susan Wise Bauer –

This fourth book in the four volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history The Story of the World has won awards from numerous homeschooling magazines and readers polls over , copies of the series in printWhere was the Crystal Palace Who was the Sick Man of Europe And how did cow fat start a revolution Nowthan ever, other countries and customs affect our everyday lives and our children need to learn about the people who live all around the world Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of modern nations all around the world Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, the final volume of the popular Story of the World series weaves world history into a storybook format, covering major historical events in the years From the Middle East and China to Africa and the Americas find out what happened all around the world in the last century and a half Designed as a read aloud project for parents and children to share together, The Story of the World includes the stories of each continent and people group Each Story of the World volume provides a full year of history study when combined with the Activity Book, Audiobook, and Tests each available separately to accompany each volume of TheStory of the World Text Book VolumeGrade Recommendation Grades Illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and maps The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child, Volume 4: The Modern Age: From Victoria's Empire to the End of the USSR

About the Author: Susan Wise Bauer

Susan was born in 1968, grew up in Virginia, and was educated at home by pioneering parents, back when home education was still unheard of She worked as a professional musician, wore a costume at Colonial Williamsburg, toured with a travelling drama group, galloped racehorses at a Virginia racetrack, taught horseback riding, worked in radio and newspaper ad sales, learned enough Korean to teach a Korean four year old Sunday school, and served as librarian and reading tutor for the Rita Welsh Adult Literacy Center in Williamsburg, Virginia In her less haphazard adult life, she earned an M.A., M.Div., and Ph.D She has taught at the College of William Mary in Virginia for the last sixteen years Susan is married and the mother of four.Susan s most recent book for Norton, The Story of Western Science From the Writings of Aristotle to the Big Bang Theory 2015 , guides us back to the original texts that have changed the way we think about our world, our cosmos, and ourselves Her previous book, The Well Educated Mind A Guide to the Classical Education You Never Had 2003 , is a guide to reading the classic works of fiction, poetry, history, autobiography, and drama Norton also published The Well Trained Mind A Guide to Classical Education at Home with co author Jessie Wise originally published in 1999, this bestselling guide to education in the classical tradition was revised and updated in 2004 and again in 2009 For Peace Hill Press, Susan has written a four volume world history series for children, The Story of the World, for Peace Hill Press Volume 1, Ancient Times, was published in 2002 revised edition 2006 Volume 2, The Middle Ages, in 2003 revised edition 2007 and Volume 3, Early Modern Times, in 2004 The final volume, The Modern Age, was published in 2006 She has also written a best selling elementary writing program, Writing With Ease.Susan is also the author of The Art of the Public Grovel Princeton University Press and many articles and reviews Visit her blog at

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