To understand our present, we must look to our past. 100 years of history's revolutionaries and social movements are laid out in this iPad app that lets you draw connections to the past. Explore a revolutionary leader individually, or discover their connections to a movement and how it changed the course of history.
With this beautiful iPad app from Touch Press you can explore the incredible pyramids and tombs of ancient Egypt. Fly around the plateau where the pyramids and the Sphinx are located at Giza near Cairo. Enter and wander around the labyrinthine tombs and passageways. Examine stunning wall paintings in incredible detail, rotate royal statues and spin 3D objects. Everything has been painstakingly recreated from ultra-high-resolution digital imagery captured on location in Egypt by Sandro Vannini, the world's greatest photographer of archeological sites and antiquities.
Back in Time will take you on a stunning exploration of the history of our Universe, Earth, Life and Civilization. A journey through time where each event is documented with social and historical context, several images, an illustrative timeline and little-known interesting facts. Custom made animations bring those events to life, creating an interesting, immersive learning experience.
Do you like learning about The British Monarchy? If you do, then you have come to the right place. Inside you will find an exhaustive list of all of them. Better yet, your experience is not limited to what we provide, as the application ties directly into web services to provide additional images and other resources so you can continue to explore and learn. Search for keywords, bookmark your favorites, browse images, and have a lot of fun. You might even learn something!
Ancient Origins seeks to uncover, what we believe, is one of the most important pieces of knowledge we can acquire as human beings – our beginnings. -Get the very latest news regarding amazing ancient discoveries being made daily across the globe - Read articles about the most incredible archaeological findings ever made, including ancient shipwrecks, unexplained artifacts, long-forgotten cities, manuscripts that shed light on our ancient past, and discoveries that have changed our view of the world. - Learn about the lives of indigenous people in remote parts of our world, who still follow the same traditions as their ancestors did thousands of years ago - Explore myths and legends from ancient cultures around the world - Join forums and discussions where you can discuss all things ancient, share opinions, find answers, make contacts, engage in debates, and learn new information.
History Today is the world's most respected history magazine. For over 60 years we have published the finest writing from leading historians, covering all periods, regions and themes. Richly illustrated and fabulously entertaining, though serious enough to satisfy academics and students, History Today gives the long perspective on today's events. Our new app has been completely rebuilt and is a joy to read no matter what device you are using. You can purchase single issues or subscribe within the app to receive every issue of the magazine along with bi-monthly themed specials.
A very comprehensive App on World War II made specifically for the iPad. Brings World War 2 alive on your iPad screen. World War II Interactive covers the biggest conflict in history with stunning photos, videos and speeches and amazing design. Reading a traditional book does not do justice to World War II. A rich interactive experience with text, audio, video and photos is required, which this app will give you. In this free version of the paid app, the events, timelines, battles of 1940 are free to view, browse and experience. Remaining years can be unlocked with a single in-app purchase.
On 27 interactive maps you can check how vision of the World and geographical knowledge of human kind have been changing through the centuries. Rich illustrated book about great explorers increase your knowledge about their lives and discoveries – from Christopher Columbus and Ferdinand Magellan, through James Cook to George Vancouver and many others.
The Interactive Historical Atlas gives you 50 topic based history maps within Ancient History, the Middle Ages and the Modern Era. The interactive menu has options you can click on to visualize the topic with the aid of animations, color options and additional resources adapted to each map. Within each period the maps are divided according to the commonest historical topics like The American Revolution, Persian Wars, The Second World War, China under the Qin and Han Dynasties, and The Colonisation of India to name only 5 of the 50 maps showing diversification and global content.
• Scrollable timeline thousands of times longer than the Earth's circumference. • Editable time range that can span trillions of years into both the past and the future. • Zoomable timeline that can display dates and times down to a fraction of a second. • Extensive and wide-ranging events, from the Big Bang to historical events and future projections. • Concise and fun facts with links to additional external resources.
This interactive atlas of the ancient western world gives you a close up view of the area from the Mediterranean to India from 3000 BCE to 500 BCE. The map allows zooming and panning. Pop-up information is available for each country shown. Each map shows all countries of the world as they were at the beginning of each year. View cities, battles, campaigns, ancient roads, and more. Links to Wikipedia articles provide more detail. Zoom in without losing any detail.