Civilization in the West, Volume I: To 1715 / Edition 5

Paperback (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 97%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (9) from $1.99   
  • New (1) from $305.57   
  • Used (8) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$305.57
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:

(91)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
2002 Paperback New Review Copy-May say "Not for Resale". Same content as regular book. Ships Fast! Satisfaction Guaranteed!

Ships from: Skokie, IL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Overview

Civilization in the West, Fourth Editionmasterfully blends the social and political history of western civilization into a fascinating narrative. Maintaining a chronological framework, the authors' narrative brings political, cultural, and social history to life, enhanced by vibrant images, clear maps, and exquisite reproductions of art-an effective and exciting combination for exploring the complete story of western civilization.MARKET Appropriate for anyone interested in the history of western civilization.
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
New edition of a text designed to stimulate students' interest in history by providing a solid, readable narrative of Western civilization from the first civilizations to the present. In addition to the historical information, Kishlansky (Harvard U.), Patrick Geary (U. of California, Los Angeles) and Patricia O'Brien (U. of California, Riverside) integrate coverage of women and minorities into the discussion and highlight personalities, social trends, social history, and political developments. Generously illustrated with color and b&w art reproductions, photographs, and maps. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780321105028
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Publication date: 7/26/2002
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 537
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.82 (h) x 0.88 (d)

Table of Contents

Maps
Charts, Tables, and Figures
Documents
Preface
Acknowledgments
Supplements
About the Authors
Ch. 1 The First Civilizations 2
Ch. 2 Early Greece, 2500-500 B.C. 36
Ch. 3 Classical and Hellenistic Greece, 500-100 B.C. 68
Ch. 4 Early Rome and the Roman Republic, 800-31 B.C. 104
Ch. 5 Imperial Rome, 146 B.C.-A.D. 192 134
Ch. 6 The Transformation of the Classical World 170
Ch. 7 The Classical Legacy in the East: Byzantium and Islam 198
Ch. 8 The West in the Early Middle Ages, 500-900 230
Ch. 9 The High Middle Ages 264
Ch. 10 The Later Middle Ages, 1300-1500 304
Ch. 11 The Italian Renaissance 338
Ch. 12 The European Empires 372
Ch. 13 The Reform of Religion 408
Ch. 14 Europe at War, 1555-1648 444
Ch. 15 The Experiences of Life in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1650 478
Ch. 16 The Royal State in the Seventeenth Century 516
Ch. 17 Science and Commerce in Early Modern Europe 552
Ch. 18 The Balance of Power in Eighteenth-Century Europe 590
Ch. 19 Culture and Society in Eighteenth-Century Europe 624
Ch. 20 The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Era, 1789-1815 660
Ch. 21 Industrial Europe 696
Ch. 22 Social Transformations and Political Upheavals, 1815-1850 738
Ch. 23 State-Building and Social Change in Europe, 1850-1871 778
Ch. 24 The Crisis of European Culture, 1871-1914 814
Ch. 25 Europe and the World, 1870-1914 848
Ch. 26 War and Revolution, 1914-1920 882
Ch. 27 The European Search for Stability, 1920-1939 918
Ch. 28 Global Conflagration: World War II, 1939-1945 956
Ch. 29 Postwar Recovery and Crisis: From the Cold War to the New Europe 992
Ch. 30 The Contemporary West, 1968 to the Present 1028
Credits C-1
Index I-1
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)