The Essential World History

The Essential World History

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This revised, bestselling text explores common challenges and experiences uniting the human past and informing key global patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history has been integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis.

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Genre : History
Author by : William J. Duiker
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release : 2008-01-01
File : 738 Pages
ISBN : 0495565970


The Essential World History Volume Ii Since 1500

The Essential World History Volume Ii Since 1500

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Explore world history in a brief, balanced, highly readable overview that examines common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global regional patterns over time with THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY. This brief overview of world history covers political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. You can use the book’s global approach and its emphasis on analytical comparisons between cultures to link events together in a broad comparative and global framework that places the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : History
Author by : William J. Duiker
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2016-01-01
File : 544 Pages
ISBN : 1305645367


The Essential World History

The Essential World History

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THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY, Enhanced Third Edition, shows you how to use the maps, images, and documents in the book to give you an edge in your study of history. A brief introduction to the text -- "Studying from Primary Source Materials" -- reveals some of the tricks to uncovering the past that your instructor wants you to know. "Discovery" sections, at the end of every chapter, assist you in practicing these skills, which will help you connect the text's seven themes of world history and excel in your course. This bestselling text presents a balanced, highly readable overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences uniting the human past and informing key global patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history has been integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures. The text takes a global approach to world history, helping you link events together in a broad comparative framework and place the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context.

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Genre : History
Author by : William J. Duiker
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release : 2008-01-01
File : 722 Pages
ISBN : 0495566284


Cengage Advantage Books World History

Cengage Advantage Books World History

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Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of WORLD HISTORY, 8th Edition, offers readers the complete narrative with only the most essential features, photos, and maps. All volumes feature a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text. Noted teachers and scholars William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel present a balanced, highly readable overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences of the human past, and identifies key patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history is integrated into a chronological framework to help students gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. This approach helps students link events together in a broad comparative and global framework, and consequently see the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: WORLD HISTORY includes over 100 maps and excerpts of over 100 primary sources that enliven the past while introducing students to the source material of historical scholarship. Available in the following split options: CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: WORLD HISTORY, 8th Edition (Chapters 1−30); Volume I: To 1800 (Chapters 1−18); Volume II: Since 1500 (Chapters 14−30). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre : History
Author by : William J. Duiker
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 2015-04-22
File : 736 Pages
ISBN : 9781305537835


World History

World History

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It presents a balanced picture of world history, with all respect for therichness and diversityof the tapestry of the human experience. The text covers individual civilizations such as China, India, and Europe, with due attention paid to the rise of the West, and provides points of comparison between and among these civilizations.

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Genre : History
Author by : William J. Duiker
Publisher : Arden Shakespeare
Release : 2003-06-01
File : 944 Pages
ISBN : 0534603769


Essential Modern World History

Essential Modern World History

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This product represents a complete resource package for the new GSCE specifications. Accompanying the student book, this resource pack has been specifically developed to match the AQA Modern World GCSE specification. The pack features practical advice and ready-to-use copymasters that aim to provide detailed assessment guidance; differentiated support for all ability levels; a breakdown of different types of questions in the written examination papers at two levels; and coverage of content options within each question type.

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Author by : Steven Waugh
Publisher : Nelson Thornes
Release : 2001-09-10
File : 112 Pages
ISBN : 9780748762675


End Of History And The Last Man

End Of History And The Last Man

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Ever since its first publication in 1992, The End of History and the Last Man has provoked controversy and debate. Francis Fukuyama's prescient analysis of religious fundamentalism, politics, scientific progress, ethical codes, and war is as essential for a world fighting fundamentalist terrorists as it was for the end of the Cold War. Now updated with a new afterword, The End of History and the Last Man is a modern classic.

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Genre : History
Author by : Francis Fukuyama
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release : 2006-03-01
File : 464 Pages
ISBN : 9781416531784


World History 101

World History 101

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Uncover the mysteries of the past with this exciting, comprehensive guide on world history. History books are often filled with long descriptions, complex facts, and stories that can bore even the most enthusiastic history buffs. In World History 101 you’ll skip those tedious details and focus on engaging lessons that will impress any kind of historian. From Julius Caesar and Genghis Khan to the Cold War and globalization, each section takes you on an adventure through time to discover the most important moments in history and how they shaped civilization today. With hundreds of absorbing facts and trivia throughout, World History 101 can help you learn more about the civilizations of the past and help bring history to life.

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Genre : History
Author by : Tom Head
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release : 2017-10-03
File : 256 Pages
ISBN : 9781507204559


The Essential Tarot

The Essential Tarot

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Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
Author by : Rosalind Simmons
Publisher : Peter Pauper Press, Inc.
Release : 2002-09-01
File : Pages
ISBN : 9781441301086


The Decline Of The West

The Decline Of The West

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Spengler's work describes how we have entered into a centuries-long "world-historical" phase comparable to late antiquity, and his controversial ideas spark debate over the meaning of historiography.

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Genre : History
Author by : Oswald Spengler
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Release : 1991
File : 414 Pages
ISBN : 0195066340