This spirited reading of the last in Susan Wise Bauer's four-volume series brings to life the stories and records of the peoples of the modern age.
Now more than 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. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, The Story of the World weaves world history into a storybook format. This volume covers the major historical events of the last 150 years, from the American Civil War to the presidency of Nelson Mandela.
An effective educational tool, use this audio edition as an accompaniment to the print book, a supplement to a traditional history curriculum, or on its own. Paperback, hardcover, and spiral-bound editions, as well as an activity guide, are available from Peace Hill Press.
Unabridged. Approximately 12 hours on 11 CDs. Read by Jim Weiss.
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