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The Resource 1980-2000 : the twentieth century, Bryan Grapes, book editor

1980-2000 : the twentieth century, Bryan Grapes, book editor

Label
1980-2000 : the twentieth century
Title
1980-2000
Title remainder
the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Bryan Grapes, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909.82/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D856
LC item number
.A17 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Events that changed the world
Label
1980-2000 : the twentieth century, Bryan Grapes, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-181) and index
Contents
Event 1: AIDS epidemic begins; June 5, 1981-- Event 2: MTV begins broadcasting; August 1, 1981 -- Event 3: IBM personal computer debuts; August 12, 1981 -- Event 4: Nuclear reactor at Chernobyl melts down; April 26, 1986 -- Event 5: Palestinian Intifada begins; December 8, 1987 -- Event 6: Chinese government crushes student demonstrations in Tiananmen Square; June 4, 1989 -- Event 7: Berlin Wall falls; November 9, 1989 -- Event 8: First World Wide Web is launched; December 12, 1991 -- Event 9: Soviet Union dissolves; December 25, 1991 -- Event 10: South Africa holds its first multiracial elections; April 29, 1994 -- Event 11: Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin is assassinated; November 4, 1995 -- Event 12: Dolly the sheep is cloned; July 5, 1996
Control code
891204
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
187 p.
Isbn
9780737717600
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003053928
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 891204
  • (OCoLC)ocm52377640
Label
1980-2000 : the twentieth century, Bryan Grapes, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-181) and index
Contents
Event 1: AIDS epidemic begins; June 5, 1981-- Event 2: MTV begins broadcasting; August 1, 1981 -- Event 3: IBM personal computer debuts; August 12, 1981 -- Event 4: Nuclear reactor at Chernobyl melts down; April 26, 1986 -- Event 5: Palestinian Intifada begins; December 8, 1987 -- Event 6: Chinese government crushes student demonstrations in Tiananmen Square; June 4, 1989 -- Event 7: Berlin Wall falls; November 9, 1989 -- Event 8: First World Wide Web is launched; December 12, 1991 -- Event 9: Soviet Union dissolves; December 25, 1991 -- Event 10: South Africa holds its first multiracial elections; April 29, 1994 -- Event 11: Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin is assassinated; November 4, 1995 -- Event 12: Dolly the sheep is cloned; July 5, 1996
Control code
891204
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
187 p.
Isbn
9780737717600
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003053928
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 891204
  • (OCoLC)ocm52377640

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