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Glencoe World History, Student Edition / Edition 2
     

Glencoe World History, Student Edition / Edition 2

by McGraw-Hill Education, Anthony Florek, Frank De Varona, W. Lindsay Adams
 

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ISBN-10: 0078607027

ISBN-13: 9780078607028

Pub. Date: 03/22/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Glencoe World History, a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day, helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the world's cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world regions.

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    Overview

    Glencoe World History, a comprehensive course that covers prehistory to the present day, helps link the events of the past with the issues that confront students today. It motivates and engages students in meaningful learning as they develop an understanding of the world's cultures and an appreciation for the interdependence of world regions.

    Features:

    • Respected Authorship• - Written by an unparalleled author team that includes the world-renowned National Geographic Society, this program is characterized by a consistently riveting narrative flow.• Special features contributed by the National Geographic engage every student and encourage even more reading.•
    • The National Geographic Society created the map program for Glencoe World History. Clear, concise, and accurate, the maps make the connection between geography and history
    • Reading Support• - Glencoe World History contains more reading support than any other World History program! Glencoe authors, editors, and reading specialists have created a unique content reading strategy that includes Prior Knowledge Activators and Graphic Organizers in every lesson and In-Text Reading Checks to monitor' ongoing comprehension.•
    • New! Reading Essentials and Study Guide contains the entire text rewritten at a lower reading level. Combined with the World History Audio Program, the guide is a powerful reading tool for reluctant readers.

    Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780078607028
    Publisher:
    McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
    Publication date:
    03/22/2004
    Series:
    World History (HS) Series
    Edition description:
    New Edition
    Pages:
    1136
    Sales rank:
    630,796
    Product dimensions:
    8.70(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.60(d)
    Age Range:
    11 - 14 Years

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    Table of Contents

    New Page 1

    Why Study History?
    Reading for Information
    Geography’s Impact on History
    National Geographic Reference Atlas
    Geography Handbook
    UNIT 1 THE FIRST CIVILIZATIONS AND EMPIRES, PREHISTORY TO A.D. 500
    Chapter 1 The First Humans, Prehistory–3500 B.C.
    Chapter 2 Western Asia And Egypt, 3500–500 B.C.
    Chapter 3 India And China, 3000 B.C.–A.D. 500
    Chapter 4 Ancient Greece, 1900–133 B.C
    Chapter 5 Rome And The Rise Of Christianity, 600 B.C.–A.D. 500
    UNIT 2 NEW PATTERNS OF CIVILIZATIONS, 400–1500
    Chapter 6 The World Of Islam, 600–1500
    Special Feature: World Religions
    Chapter 7 Early African Civilizations, 2000 B.C.–A.D. 1500
    Chapter 8 The Asian World, 400–1500
    Chapter 9 Emerging Europe And The Byzantine Empire, 400–1300
    Chapter 10 Europe In The Middle Ages, 1000–1500 Chapter 11 The Americas,
    400–1500
    UNIT 3 THE EARLY MODERN WORLD, 1400–1800
    Chapter 12 Renaissance And Reformation, 1350–1600
    Chapter 13 The Age Of Exploration, 1500–1800
    Chapter 14 Crisis And Absolutism In Europe, 1550–1715
    Chapter 15 The Muslim Empires, 1450–1800
    Chapter 16 The East Asian World, 1400–1800 Special Feature: World
    Languages
    Chapter 17 Revolution And Enlightenment, 1550–1800
    Chapter 18 The French Revolution And Napoleon 1789–1815
    UNIT 4 AN ERA OF EUROPEAN IMPERIALISM, 1800–1914
    Chapter 19 Industrialism And Nationalism, 1800–1870
    Chapter 20 Mass Society And Democracy, 1870–1914
    Chapter 21 The Height Of Imperialism, 1800–1914
    Chapter 22 East Asia Under Challenge, 1800–1914
    UNIT 5 THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY CRISIS, 1914–1945
    Chapter 23 War And Revolution, 1914–1919
    Chapter 24 The West Between The Wars, 1919–1939
    Chapter 25 Nationalism Around The World, 1919–1939
    Chapter 26 World War II, 1939–1945
    UNIT 6 TOWARD A GLOBAL CIVILIZATION, 1945 TO THE PRESENT
    Chapter 27 Cold War And Postwar Changes, 1945–1970
    Chapter 28 The Contemporary Western World, 1970–Present
    Chapter 29 Latin America, 1945–Present
    Chapter 30 Africa And The Middle East, 1945–Present
    Chapter 31 Asia And The Pacific, 1945–Present
    Chapter 32 Challenges And Hopes For The Future
    Appendices
    Mini Almanac
    Primary Source
    Library Glossary
    Spanish Glossary
    Index


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