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Adam's Synchronological Chart or Map of History.

Sebastian Adams

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ISBN 10: 0890515050 / ISBN 13: 9780890515051
Published by Master Books
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Green Forest: Master Books, 2008. Master Books Edition, 3rd printing, January 2008. Double Elephant Folio. Fully color illustrated with maps and historical depictions. . Some shelfwear, especially to edges and corners, with some rubbing and color bleeding (from opposing illustration) to the front pastedown. Inquire if you need further information. Bookseller Inventory # Z01OS-016

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Title: Adam's Synchronological Chart or Map of ...

Publisher: Master Books

Book Condition:Good

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Adams Chart of History is a 23' long by 27" tall, illustrated timeline of biblical and world history, covering a 6,000-year time period from the biblical creation to the late 19th century (1800s). The 21 full-size panels of this fold-out chart can be viewed in book form or opened as a continuous timeline to the full 23 feet. Seeing history displayed in this brilliant "at-a-glance" format helps us to fully understand and contextualize that every person or event is part of a much grander picture and purpose.


  • Full color illustrations and handwritten commentary
  • Highlights nations, kingdoms, significant people, events, battles, poets, historians, inventions, and literary works
  • Detailed chronological biblical history
  • Hand glued, heavy duty 12pt deluxe matte cardstock paper for durability
  • Hard cover to protect the timeline and for easy storage when not in use
  • Based on James Ussher's classic work The Annals of the World

Notable Endorsements

"It is worth a library of books on the subject of history" G. McCloskie, L.L.D. Professor of Natural History at Princeton College

"Indicates at a glance the date, progress, and synchronism of historical events, as clearly as could be learned in days and weeks in ordinary historical works" - A.D. Hager, Secretary, Chicago Historical Society

"The plan adopted is a very ingenious one is such that the student sees at a glance exactly the condition of the world at any given date" Scientific American

About the Author:

Sebastian Adams, in early as in later life, was a studious and earnest scholar. The son of a prominent family who were patrons of education and science, he would become an educator, statesman, and author during his lifetime of achievements. It was from his mother that he developed his love for research and the perseverance to create this incomparable time-line of history.

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