The Essential World History

The Essential World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publsiher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Total Pages: 738
Release: 2008-01-01
Genre: History
ISBN: 0495565970

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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.

The Essential World History

The Essential World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 912
Release: 2018-12-17
Genre: History
ISBN: 1337696455

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Noted teachers and scholars William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel present a balanced, concise and compelling overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences of the human past, and identifies key patterns over time. Political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural and military history--presented in a chronological framework--help students appreciate and understand the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. Themes (Science and Technology, Art and Ideas, Family and Society, Politics and Government, Earth and the Environment, Religion and Philosophy and Interaction and Exchange) assist students in placing historical events and the contemporary world in a meaningful context. Available options: THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY, 9th 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.

World History

World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publsiher: Arden Shakespeare
Total Pages: 944
Release: 2003-06-01
Genre: History
ISBN: 0534603769

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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.

Essential Modern World History

Essential Modern World History
Author: Steven Waugh
Publsiher: Nelson Thornes
Total Pages: 112
Release: 2001-09-10
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 9780748762675

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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.

Cengage Advantage Books World History

Cengage Advantage Books  World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 736
Release: 2015-04-22
Genre: History
ISBN: 9781305537835

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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.

The Essential Guide to Western Civilization

The Essential Guide to Western Civilization
Author: Nicholas L. Waddy
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 412
Release: 2017-11-28
Genre: History
ISBN: 9781351689595

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The Essential Guide to Western Civilization offers a concise overview of European history developed to suit the undergraduate Western Civilization curriculum. Author Nicholas L. Waddy provides an accessible account of major developments in European history in a flexible format. The book will serve as a core text for instructors wishing to build a syllabus including primary sources, articles, and visual materials of their own choosing. Discussion questions and a list of key terms at the end of each chapter will help to guide conversation and assist students in navigating the Western Civilization survey.

World History 101

World History 101
Author: Tom Head
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2017-10-03
Genre: History
ISBN: 9781507204559

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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.

Essential World History

Essential World History
Author: Henry Brun
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 584
Release: 2006-03-22
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
ISBN: 1567656366

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To provide adults taking a high-school level world history course with a text giving them high-interest, comprehensive coverage of key events and themes in world history.

AP World History

AP World History
Author: Ethel Wood
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 585
Release: 2016
Genre: Advanced placement programs (Education)
ISBN: OCLC:973330468

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Patterns of World History

Patterns of World History
Author: Peter von Sivers,Charles A. Desnoyers,George B. Stow
Publsiher: OUP USA
Total Pages: 720
Release: 2012-03
Genre: History
ISBN: 0195332881

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This book offers a distinct framework for understanding the global past through the study of origins, interactions, and adaptations. The authors examine the full range of human ingenuity over time and space in a comprehensive, even-handed, and critical fashion.

The Essential World History Volume I To 1800

The Essential World History  Volume I  To 1800
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 560
Release: 2013-01-01
Genre: History
ISBN: 1133607721

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Explore common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global 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.

Documents in World History

Documents in World History
Author: Peter N. Stearns,Stephen S. Gosch,Erwin P. Grieshaber,Allison Scardino Belzer
Publsiher: Prentice Hall
Total Pages: 270
Release: 2011-06-28
Genre: History
ISBN: 0205050239

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Offers a range of documents that illustrates civilizations from key stages in world history, with special attention to comparing major societies. Documents in World History is a thematically organized, authoritative collection of original sources that highlight political, social, cultural and economic issues in world history. The text also provides documents on the hot topics of gender and cultural history. Revised and updated with over a quarter of the documents new, the sixth edition retains its global emphasis. Standard selections and political coverage have been improved, and attention to Islam and Christianity as well as South Asia have been expanded. Note: MySearchLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MySearchLab at no extra charge, please visit www.mysearchlab.com or use ISBN: 9780205007059.

Twentieth century World History

Twentieth century World History
Author: William J. Duiker
Publsiher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2004-06-08
Genre: History
ISBN: 0534628117

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A comprehensive and balanced history of the world in the twentieth century, William Duiker's text not only chronicles the key events in this revolutionary century, but also examines the underlying issues that have shaped the times. TWENTIETH-CENTURY WORLD HISTORY takes a global approach to the subject while doing justice to the distinctive character of individual civilizations and regions. Duiker integrates political, economic, social, and cultural history, creating a chronologically ordered synthesis that gives students the true flavor of the most decisive moments in recent world history. In addition, Duiker's own photographs and selection of primary source documents, which illustrate much of the book, are especially effective in illustrating key points in the narrative. TWENTIETH-CENTURY WORLD HISTORY is available in the following volume options: TWENTIETH-CENTURY WORLD HISTORY, Third Edition ISBN: 0-534-62811-7 THE WORLD SINCE WORLD WAR II ISBN: 0-534-62812-5

Cengage Advantage Books World History

Cengage Advantage Books  World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 704
Release: 2015-04-11
Genre: History
ISBN: 9781305537828

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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.

Star Wars

Star Wars
Author: Daniel Wallace,Kevin J. Anderson
Publsiher: Del Rey Books
Total Pages: 238
Release: 2005
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 0345490533

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An updated, illustrated history of the Star Wars universe--based on the Star Wars films and other authorized sources--provides a comprehensive overview of the saga, from the origins of the Jedi to the exploits of Leia and Han's children.