Follow four centuries of discovery and change, from the moment the world was first explored to turbulent times when it turned upside down - even for people not going anywhere! See how...
South American gold fuelled Spain's 'Golden Age'
Ivan the Terrible made Russia BIG
a French king lost his head (and so did an English one)
the United States won independence
...and lots more. Fun, illustrated maps give an instant, bird's-eye view of what was happening when and where through time - not forgetting landmark inventions such as the telegraph, photography and the car. Stand by for action...Australian Curriculum: