More than a timeline, the Chronological History allows readers to follow themes and compare time periods via extensive chronological listings, numerous cross-references, and thorough index. This comprehensive resource also includes 38 new maps to provide perspectives on the complex territorial disputes in which the US has played a role.
With over one third new material, along with updated and revised entries and maps, this second edition is essential for all students of political science, history, and international relations. Also includes 38 maps.
"Easy to use… The readability is outstanding… These volumes should be in every major library, particularly those with an interest in political science and foreign relations." -- American Reference Books Annual
"Usable by a wide audience… Though there are numerous chronologies available, this one is unique-and timely-in its focus on U.S. relations with the rest of the world. The update will be a welcome addition and valuable resource for almost any library, whether academic or public." -- Booklist/RBB
"As with most good chronologies, this reference offers more that a mere list of dates and events… It offers comprehensive coverage… A second edition Routledge can be proud of… Handsomely produced and fully updated for use by students and scholars alike… The interested lay reader will also find it of value, so public, as well as academic libraries, will want to give this set full consideration." -- Against the Grain
"A useful starting point for research… Recommended. Upper-division undergraduates through faculty." -- Choice
"A user-friendly tool… Recommended for school, academic, and public libraries." -- Lawrence Looks at Books, Gale Reference Reviews