The Book of This Day in History


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Go through the year, day by day, to discover the variety of events that took place on that day. This fun, informative read will entertain you throughout the year (Leap Day included)!

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  • Hundreds of events are included.
  • From centuries ago to modern times.
  • Milestones in war, culture, exploration, technology, and science.
  • Thick hardcover book, 632 pages.

We all know one event that happened on the Ides of March — but what other events took place on that date throughout the years? In what year was the ball first dropped at midnight in Times Square? What events of note took place on your birthday?
Find the answers to these questions and more!