Civilization in the West, Penguin Academic Edition, Combined Volume / Edition 6 by Mark Kishlansky, Patricia O'Brien, Patrick Geary | | 9780205664733 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Civilization in the West, Penguin Academic Edition, Combined Volume / Edition 6

Civilization in the West, Penguin Academic Edition, Combined Volume / Edition 6

by Mark Kishlansky, Patricia O'Brien, Patrick Geary
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205664733

ISBN-13: 9780205664733

Pub. Date: 10/29/2009

Publisher: Pearson

An incomparable narrative in a compact format at an affordable price, embellished with detailed maps and illustrations and intriguing captions, the Penguin Academic Civilizations in the West is the right choice for students today.

Overview

An incomparable narrative in a compact format at an affordable price, embellished with detailed maps and illustrations and intriguing captions, the Penguin Academic Civilizations in the West is the right choice for students today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205664733
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
10/29/2009
Edition description:
Combined
Pages:
880
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

  1. The First Civilizations
  2. Early Greece, 2500-500 BCE
  3. Classical and Hellenistic Greece, 500-100 BCE
  4. Early Rome and Roman Republic, 800-146 BCE
  5. Imperial Rome, 146 BCE — 192 CE
  6. The Transformation of the Classical World, 192-500
  7. The Classical Legacy in the East: Byzantium and Islam
  8. The West in the Early Middle Ages, 500-900
  9. The High Middle Ages, 900-1300
  10. The Later Middle Ages, 1300-1500
  11. The Italian Renaissance
  12. The European Empires
  13. The Reform of Religion
  14. Europe at War, 1555-1648
  15. The Experience of Life in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1650
  16. The Royal State in the Seventeenth Century
  17. Science and Commerce in Early Modern Europe
  18. The Balance of Power in Eighteenth-Century Europe
  19. Culture and Society in Eighteenth-Century Europe
  20. The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Era, 1789-1815
  21. Industrial Europe
  22. Political Upheavals and Social Transformations, 1815-1850
  23. State Building and Social Change in Europe, 1850-1871
  24. The Crisis of European Culture, 1871-1914
  25. Europe and the World, 1870-1914
  26. War and Revolution, 1914-1920
  27. The European Search for Stability, 1920-1939
  28. Global Conflagration: World War II, 1939-1945
  29. The Cold War and Postwar Economic Recovery, 1945-1970
  30. The End of the Cold War and New Global Challenges, 1970 to the Present

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