Story of the World Vol. 3 (BiblioPlan Schedule)

by Susan Wise Bauer Author

(From Amazon): This third book in the four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history. The Story of the World has won awards from numerous homeschooling magazines and readers' polls—over 150,000 copies of the series in print!Now more than ever, other cultures are affecting our everyday lives—and our children need to learn about the other countries of the world and their history. Susan Wise Bauer has provided a captivating guide to the history of other lands. Written in an engaging, straightforward manner, The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child; Volume 3: Early Modern Times weaves world history into a story book format. Who was the Sun King? Why did the Luddites go around England smashing machines? And how did samurai become sumo wrestlers?The Story of the World covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas—find out what happened all around the world in long-ago times. Designed as a read-aloud project for parents and children to share together, The Story of the World includes each continent and major people group. Volume 3: Early Modern Times is the third of a four volume series and covers the major historical events in the years 1600 to 1850, as well as including maps, illustrations, and tales from each culture.Each Story of the World volume provides a full year of history study when combined with the Activity Book, Audiobook, and Tests—each available separately to accompany each volume of The Story of the World Text Book. Volume 3 Grade Recommendation: Grades 3-8.


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Resource Type
Print Status
In Print
Suggested Grades
1st - 12th
Historical Setting
1368 - 1850
The Well-Trained Mind Press


  • 1a Ch. 1 ( A World of Empires) The Holy Roman Empire
  • 1b Ch. 1 ( A World of Empires) The Riches of Spain
  • 2a Ch. 2 (Protestant Rebellions) The Dutch Revolt
  • 2b Ch. 2 (Protestant Rebellions) The Queen Without a Country
  • 3a Ch.3a (James, King of Two Countries) James and His Enemies
  • 3b Ch.3b (James, King of Two Countries) King James’s Town
  • 4a Ch. 4 (Searching for the Northwest Passage) The French in the New World
  • 4b Ch. 4 (Searching for the Northwest Passage) Henry Hudson’s Quest
  • 12a Ch.12 (Battle, Fire & Plague) Charles Loses His Head
  • 13 Ch.13 (The Sun King) All
  • 12b Ch.12 (Battle, Fire & Plague) Cromwell’s Protectorate
  • 15a Ch. 15 (New World in Conflict) War Against the Colonies: King Philip’s War
  • 15b Ch. 15 (New World in Conflict) War Against the Colonies: Louis XIV Saves France
  • 15c Ch. 15 (New World in Conflict) William Penn’s Holy Experiment
  • 10a Ch. 10 (Far East of Europe) Rise of the Manchu
  • 20 Ch. 20 (The Imperial East) All
  • 5 Ch. 5 (Warlords of Japan) All
  • 10b Ch. 10 (Far East of Europe) Closed Doors in the East
  • 11 Ch.11 (Mogul Emperors) All
  • 7 Ch. 7 (Spread of Slavery) All
  • 8 Ch.8 (The Middle of the East) All
  • 18 Ch. 18 (East & West Collide) All
  • 17 Ch. 17 (Russia Looks West) All
  • 14 Ch.14 (The Rise of Prussia) All
  • 21a Ch. 21 (Fighting Over North America) Three Pointless Wars
  • 21b Ch. 21 (Fighting Over North America): The Seven-Year War
  • 26 Ch. 26 (Catherine the Great) All
  • 16 Ch. 16 (The West) The Universal Laws of Newton and Locke
  • 22a Ch. 22 (Revolution) Discontent in the British Colonies
  • 22b Ch. 22 (Revolution) The American Revolution
  • 23 Ch. 23 (The New Country) All
  • 24 Ch. 24 (Sailing South) All
  • 25 Ch.25 (Revolution Gone Sour) All
  • 29 Ch. 29 (Rise of Bonaparte) All
  • 32a Ch. 32 (The Opened West) Lewis and Clark
  • 32b Ch. 32 (The Opened West) Tecumseh
  • 33 Ch. 33 (End of Napoleon) All
  • 30 Ch. 30 (Freedom in the Caribbean) All
  • 34 Ch. 34 (South America) All
  • 16b 16b (The West) Scientific Farming)
  • 27 Ch. 27 (A Changing World) All
  • 31 Ch. 31 (A Different Kind of Rebellion) All
  • 38 Ch. 38 (American Tragedies) Trail of Tears
  • 19 Ch. 19 (The English in India) All
  • 28 Ch. 28 (China and the Rest of the World) All
  • 39 Ch. 39 (China Adrift) All
  • 36 Ch. 36 (Slave Trade Ends) All
  • 37 Ch. 37 (Troubled Africa) All
  • 38 Ch. 38 (American Tragedies) sec. “Nat Turner’s Revolt”
  • 35 Ch. 35 (Mexican Independ.) All
  • 40 Ch. 40 (Mexico and Neighbor) All
  • 41 Ch. 41 (New Zealand) All
  • 42 Ch. 42 (World of Forty-Nine) All

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