World Leaders Religion Wars Inventions

1950 B.C.
 Hammurabi becomes king of Mesopotamia, and creates a code of laws which includes  "an eye for an eye".
1417 B.C.
Amenhotep III
 last great ruler of Egyptian New Kingdom 
1362 B.C.
1349 B.C.
King Tut buried at Thebes 
1005 B.C.
David  becomes King of Judea
961 B.C.
King Solomon succeeds David as King of Judea
669 B.C.
356 B.C.
 Alexander the Great
284 B.C.
247 B.C.
210 B.C.
Emperor Shihuang dies and is buried with 8000 life-size terra cotta soldiers 
60 B.C.
New triumvirate of Crassus, Gaius Pompey, & Julius Caesar rules Rome
44 B.C.
Caesar declared dictator.  March 15 he is assassinated. 
27 B.C.
Roman Empire founded by Augustus Caesar 
The Oldest Code of Laws in the World : The Code of Laws Promulgated by Hammurabi, King of Babylon, B.C. 2285-2242
by Hammurabi (Editor), C. H. W. Johns (Translator) (Hardcover)

Chronicle of a Pharaoh : The Intimate Life of Amenhotep 3 -- by Joann Fletcher; Hardcover

Amenhotep III : Perspectives on His Reign
by David O'Connor (Editor), Eric H. Cline (Editor) (Paperback - December 2001)

The Tomb of Tut.Ankh.Amen : Discovered by the Late Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter : The Annexe and Treasury -- by Howard Carter; Paperback

Tut's Mummy: Lost...and Found (Step into Reading, Step 3, paper)
by Judy Donnelly, James Watling (Illustrator) (Paperback - May 1988)

The Goetia the Lesser Key of Solomon the King : Lemegeton, Book 1 Clavicula Salomonis Regis
by S. L. MacGregor Mathers (Introduction), et al (Paperback - December 1995)

The Complete Guide to the Book of Proverbs : King Solomon Reveals the Secrets to Long Life, Riches, and Honor [LARGE PRINT]
by Cody Luther Jones (Hardcover - May 1999)

Alexander of Macedon 356-323 B. C. : A Historical Biography
by Peter Green (Paperback - September 1992)

Alexander the Great
by Robin Lane Fox (Paperback - September 1994)

Hannibal : A History of the Art of War Among the Carthagonians and Romans Down to the Battle of Pydna, 168 B.C.
by Theodore Ayrault Dodge (Paperback - September 1995)

Caesar : Politician and Statesman
by Matthias Gelzer, Peter Needham (Translator) (Paperback - October 1985)

Caesar : A History of the Art of War Among the Romans Down to the End of the Roman Empire, With a Detailed Account of the Campaigns of Gaius Julius Caesar
by Theodore Ayrault Dodge (Paperback - October 1997)

Fall of the Roman Republic : Six Lives : Marius, Sulla, Crassus, Pompey, Caesar, Cicero (Penguin Classics)
by Plutarch, et al (Paperback - February 1954)

Caesar and Rome
by Charlotte Bernard (Hardcover - May 1996)

Hammurabi's Code of Laws

Amenhotep III

King Tutankhamen

King David

King Solomon


Great Page of Alexander

Terracotta Warriors of the Qin Dynasty


Julius Caesar

History of the Roman Empire

History Education Center



Charlemagne becomes king of all Franks 
 Charlemagne dies 
 William the Conqueror of Normandy defeats Harold II at the Battle of Hastings, becoming the first king of England 
Genghis Khan
 Genghis Khan invades China & then Persia & Russia 
Ivan the Great 
Ferdinand & Isabella
Bulfinch's Mythology : The Age of Fable, the Age of Chivalry, Legends of Charlemagne
by Richard P. Martin (Editor), et al (Hardcover - November 1991)

Beyond the Empire : Rome and the Church from Constantine to Charlemagne
by Desmond O'Grady (Hardcover - September 2001)

Life of Charlemagne
by Einhard (Paperback - March 1960)

William the Conqueror : The Norman Impact upon England -- by David C. Douglas; Paperback

Genghis Khan
by James Chambers (Paperback - September 1999)

Genghis Khan : His Life and Legacy
by Paul Ratchnevsky, Thomas Nivison Haining (Translator) (Paperback - November 1993)

The Norman Conquest (Landmarks in History)
by Ivan Lapper, Christopher Gravett (Paperback - May 2001)

The Spain of the Catholic Monarchs 1474-1520 (History of Spain) -- by John Edwards; Paperback

Medieval Sourcebook: The Life of Charlemagne

The Battle of Hastings

National Geographic's guide to Genghis Khan


 Henry VIII becomes King of England 
Mary Queen of Scots
Edward VI 
Ivan the Terrible
Mary Tudor
Queen Elizabeth
Louis XIV becomes absolute monarch of France; begins work on palace at Versailles. 
Peter the Great
Henry VIII : The King and His Court
by Alison Weir (Hardcover - May 2001)

Six Wives of Henry VIII
by Alison Weir, B. Alison Weir (Paperback - April 2000)

Mary Queen of Scots
by Antonia Fraser (Paperback - October 2001)

Ivan the Terrible -- by Henri Troyat, Henry Troyat; Paperback

Elizabeth I : Collected Works
by Elizabeth, et al (Hardcover - July 2000)

Mary Queen of Scots
by Susan Watkins, Mark Fiennes (Photographer) (Hardcover - April 2001)

Alexander of Macedon 356-323 B. C. : A Historical Biography
by Peter Green (Paperback - September 1992)

Tudor Royal History : Henry VIII and his six wives

Ivan the Terrible

Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots

Elizabeth the First

Peter the Great


Catherine the Great 
George Washington becomes the first president of the United States
Napoleon Bonaparte
Thomas Jefferson
Queen Victoria
John Quincy Adams
Abraham Lincoln
U.S. President Lincoln assassinated 
Mohandas Gandhi
 Kaiser Wilhelm I declares a German Empire 
Joseph Stalin
 President Garfield assassinated 
Catherine the Great -- by Henri Troyat, Joan Pinkham (Translator); Paperback

The Private Realm of Marie Antoinette -- by Marie-France Boyer, Francois Halard (Photographer); Hardcover

Marie Antoinette : The Last Queen of France
by Evelyne Lever, Catherine Temerson (Translator) (Paperback - September 2001)

The Reign of Napoleon Bonaparte -- by Robert Asprey; Hardcover

American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson -- by Joseph J. Ellis; Paperback

John Quincy Adams : A Public Life, a Private Life
by Paul C. Nagel (Hardcover - October 1997)

Lincoln on Leadership : Executive Strategies for Tough Times
by Donald T. Phillips (Paperback - February 1993)

April 1865: The Month That Saved America
by Jay Winik (Hardcover - March 2001)

The Essential Gandhi : His Life, Work, and Ideas : An Anthology
by Louis Fischer (Editor) (Paperback - February 1983)

Stalin : The First In-Depth Biography Based on Explosive New Documents from Russia's Secret Archives
by Edvard Radzinskii, Edvard Radzinsky (Paperback - September 1997)

The Fatal Bullet : The True Account of the Assassination, Lingering Pain, Death, and Burial of James A. Garfield, Twentieth President of the United st -- by Rick Geary; Paperback

Catherine the Great: Empress of all the Russias

George Washington, First President of the US

Marie Antoinette

Thomas Jefferson, Third President of the US



Theodore Roosevelt
Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany 
Franklin Delano Roosevelt becomes President of the United States
Winston Churchill
Gandhi is assassinated 
 Mao Tse Tung declares the Communist People's Republic of China 
Elizabeth II
John F. Kennedy
Ngo Dinh Diem, leader of South Vietnam, is assassinated
President Kennedy is assassinated 
 Ho Chi Minh  dies in Hanoi
Richard Nixon becomes President of the United States
Margaret Thatcher becomes British Prime Minister
Ronald Reagan
Bill Clinton
George Walker Bush
Carry a Big Stick : The Uncommon Heroism of Theodore Roosevelt (Leaders in Action Series)
by George E. Grant (Hardcover - January 1997)

The Hidden Hitler
by Lothar MacHtan, John Brownjohn (Translator) (Hardcover - October 2001)

Goebbels: Mastermind of the Third Reich
by Walter Frentz, David Irving (Hardcover)

Heinrich Himmler : A Photographic Chronicle of Hitler's Reichsfuhrer-SS
by Martin Mansson, Martin Mansson (Hardcover)

Churchill: A Biography -- by Roy Jenkins; Hardcover

Second World War
by Winston S. Churchill, John Keegan (Editor) (Paperback)

Selected Works of Mao Tse-Tung -- by Mao Tse-Tung; Paperback

Mao : A Biography
by Ross Terrill (Paperback - February 2000)

The Presidential Recordings: John F. Kennedy: Volumes 1-3, The Great Crises
by Philip D. Zelikow (Editor), et al (Hardcover - October 2001)

Jack: A Life Like No Other -- by Geoffrey Perret; Hardcover

The Blood Road : The Ho Chi Minh Trail and the Vietnam War
by John Prados (Hardcover)

The Arrogance of Power : The Secret World of Richard Nixon -- by Anthony Summers, Robbyn Swan

The Collected Speeches of Margaret Thatcher -- Margaret Thatcher, Robin Harris (Editor); Hardcover

Reagan, In His Own Hand: The Writings of Ronald Reagan That Reveal His Revolutionary Vision for America -- Ronald Reagan, et al; Hardcover

First in His Class : The Biography of Bill Clinton -- David Maraniss; Paperback

Our Mission and Our Moment: President George W. Bush's Address to The Nation Before a Joint Session of Congress, September 20, 2001 -- George W. Bush (Contributor), Mike Gerson; Paperback

Adolph Hitler's Life and Rise to Power

SirWinston Churchill's Life and Rise to Power

Mao Tse Tung Reference Archive

John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the US

Margaret Thatcher

Ronald Reagan

Bill Clinton

George W. Bush 


World Leaders Religion Wars Inventions

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