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Adams Chart of History is a 23′ long by 27" tall, illustrated timeline of biblical and world history, covering a 6,000-year time period from the biblical creation to the late 19th century (1800s). The 21 full-size panels of this fold-out chart can be viewed in book form or opened as a continuous timeline to the full 23 feet. Seeing history displayed in this brilliant "at-a-glance" format helps us to fully understand and contextualize that every person or event is part of a much grander picture and purpose.
- Full color illustrations and handwritten commentary
- Highlights nations, kingdoms, significant people, events, battles, poets, historians, inventions, and literary works
- Detailed chronological biblical history
- Hand glued, heavy duty 12pt deluxe matte cardstock paper for durability
- Hard cover to protect the timeline and for easy storage when not in use
- Based on James Ussher’s classic work The Annals of the World
"It is worth a library of books on the subject of history" G. McCloskie, L.L.D. Professor of Natural History at Princeton College
"Indicates at a glance the date, progress, and synchronism of historical events, as clearly as could be learned in days and weeks in ordinary historical works" – A.D. Hager, Secretary, Chicago Historical Society
"The plan adopted is a very ingenious one is such that the student sees at a glance exactly the condition of the world at any given date" Scientific American
From the Publisher
Adams’ Chart of History
A Chronology of Ancient Modern, and Biblical History.
Free 64-page key included!
Included with this beautiful chart of history is the key of the original 1871 time-line. This thorough and fascinating key is a guide for how to teach from the time-line and expands on the history of the different cultures and countries covered in the time-line, from Macedonia, to Egypt, to the United States. This great added resource will help you get the most from your time-line – whether for Christian education, general interest, or ministerial applications.
History in Context:
Start at the top of each panel, working your way down, discovering what events were taking place around the world at the same time.
Starts with creation at 4004 B.C. and goes to 1870 and our 19th President, R.B. Hayes.
Represented by the black wavy line running horizontally through the chart. This line is divided by pillars representing a time span of 100 years. Each century is subdivided into decades by red lines running transversely across chart.
Nations & Kingdoms:
Represented by the wide colored streams running parallel to the stream of time; each sovereign or ruler being represented by a different color.
Represent the lives people vital to history.
Crosses & Circles:
Represent significant events in Christian history.
Represent major battles.
Represent poets, historians, and literary works.
Two Options to Choose From!
Available as a hardcover book or as unbound panels.
This case-bound version is great for quick use. Open the cover and flip through the panels or spread the panels out of the cover for a bigger view of history. When you’re done, just close it up and put it away.
This flexible and unbound version of Adams’ Chart of History is great for hanging on the wall for display.
Panels perfect for hanging!
Perfect for educational settings or Sunday school walls, the 21 full-size panels make it a unique resource and an easy way to learn. Children and adults alike will be fascinated by the gorgeous illustrations that are woven throughout the time-line, creating an intricate and uniquely synchronized visual map of the ages.
On the Wall