western civilization volume i

Western Civilization  Volume I  To 1715
Author: Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2016-09-28
Pages: 576
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Best-selling author Jackson Spielvogel has helped over one million students learn about the present by exploring the past. Spielvogel's engaging narrative weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. Updated to reflect current scholarship, WESTERN CIVILIZATION, 10th Edition, includes more than 150 maps and excerpts of more than 250 primary sources that enliven the past while introducing students to the source material of historical scholarship. Additionally, the text is illustrated with more than 400 photographs that add visual context. A variety of pedagogical tools, including focus and critical thinking questions, primary source features with assignable questions, and end-of-chapter study aids, make this edition accessible to any learning style. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Western Civilization  A Brief History  Volume I  To 1715
Author: Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Pages: 480
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This brief, best-selling Western Civilization text has helped thousands of students learn about the world they live in by exploring the story of its past. Jackson Spielvogel’s engaging chronological narrative and extensive inclusion of primary source documents weave the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. This edition includes new historiographical sections along with updated scholarship and new images. The textbook is available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY, 9th EDITION COMPLETE, VOLUME I: TO 1715, and VOLUME II: SINCE 1500. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Sources For The History Of Western Civilization  Volume I
Author: Michael Burger
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Pages: 544
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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"Sources for the History of Western Civilization is a primary source reader designed specifically for students to interact with the sources with limited editorial additions. It begins in the second millennium BC with The Descent of Ishtar and ends with Isaac Newton's The Principia. This volume can stand alone as the primary source reader for the first half of a Western Civilization course or be paired with Michael Burger's overview text, The Shaping of Western Civilization, Vol. 1"--Provided by publisher.

Western Civilization  Ideas  Politics  And Society  Volume I  To 1789
Author: Marvin Perry
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Pages: 480
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

WESTERN CIVILIZATION: IDEAS, POLITICS, AND SOCIETY, Eleventh Edition, maintains a firm grounding in political history, while covering intellectual history (particularly the significance of ideas and contributions) to greater and deeper extent than any other text for the course. Known for its accessible writing style, this text appeals to students and instructors alike for its brevity, clarity, and careful selection of content-including material on religion and philosophy. Updated with more recent scholarship, the eleventh edition retains many popular features, including comparative timelines, full-color art essays, and profile and primary source excerpts in each chapter. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Western Civilization  A Global And Comparative Approach
Author: Kenneth L. Campbell
Publisher: Routledge
Release Date: 2014-12-18
Pages: 496
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Featuring the one author, one voice approach, this text is ideal for instructors who do not wish to neglect the importance of non-Western perspectives on the study of the past. The book is a brief, affordable presentation providing a coherent examination of the past from ancient times to the present. Religion, everyday life, and transforming moments are the three themes employed to help make the past interesting, intelligible, and relevant to contemporary society.

Western Civilization
Author: Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publisher: Thomson Wadsworth
Release Date: 2006
Pages: 952
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This textbook covers the history of Western civilization from ancient times to the present day.

Western Civilization
Author: Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Pages: 378
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

[This] narrative weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history ... Each chapter offers a substantial introduction and conclusion, providing students a context for these disparate themes. [The author includes] excerpts of over 200 primary sources--including official documents, poems, and songs--that enliven the past while introducing students to source material that forms the basis of historical scholarship. -http://www.wadsworth.com.

Western Civilization  A Brief History  Volume II  Since 1500
Author: Jackson J. Spielvogel
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Pages: 560
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This brief, best-selling Western Civilization text has helped thousands of students learn about the world they live in by exploring the story of its past. Jackson Spielvogel’s engaging chronological narrative and extensive inclusion of primary source documents weave the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. This edition includes new historiographical sections along with updated scholarship and new images. The textbook is available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY, 9th EDITION COMPLETE, VOLUME I: TO 1715, and VOLUME II: SINCE 1500. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Western Civilization  A Brief History
Author: Marvin Perry
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Pages: 288
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY, Eleventh Edition, maintains a firm grounding in political history, while covering intellectual history (particularly the significance of ideas and contributions) to a greater and deeper extent than any other text for the course. Author Marvin Perry's accessible writing style and flexible approach make this abridged version of WESTERN CIVILIZATION: IDEAS, POLITICS, AND SOCIETY an appealing survey text. Updated with more recent scholarship, the Eleventh Edition retains many popular features, including comparative timelines, full-color art essays, and primary source boxes in each chapter. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Shaping Of Western Civilization
Author: Michael Burger
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Release Date: 2013-12-16
Pages: 352
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Volume I of The Shaping of Western Civilization begins with the ancient world and ends with the Enlightenment. Unlike other textbooks that pile on dates and facts, Shaping is a more coherent and interpretive presentation.