A Timeline of…

A Timeline of…

Each book follows a major innovation from its first appearance in human history to its present-day status, including concise descriptions and continuous, graphical timelines of highlights and curious facts to show the evolution of each subject.
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Adobe Shelters to Steel Skyscrapers: A Timeline of Building
Counting Pebbles to Writing Code: A Timeline of Mathematics and Computers
Foraging to Supermarkets: A Timeline of Food
Hieroglyphics to Hypertext: A Timeline of the Written Word
Leeches to Lasers: A Timeline of Medicine
Smoke Signals to Smartphones: A Timeline of Long-Distance Communication
Stargazing to Space Travel: A Timeline of Space Exploration
Wooden Spears to Military Drones: A Timeline of Warfare