WCIV, Volume I (with Review Cards and History CourseMate with eBook, Wadsworth Western Civilization Resource Center 2-Semester Printed Access Card)

WCIV, Volume I (with Review Cards and History CourseMate with eBook, Wadsworth Western Civilization Resource Center 2-Semester Printed Access Card)

by Gavin Lewis
     
 

ISBN-10: 1111342342

ISBN-13: 9781111342340

Pub. Date: 01/01/2011

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Tested by readers and approved by faculty, WCIV provides a brief, inexpensive introduction to western civilization that is packed with study tools designed to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. Learning is made easy through chapter-by-chapter study cards, self-quizzes, downloadable flash cards, marginal notations, key-term definitions,…  See more details below

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Tested by readers and approved by faculty, WCIV provides a brief, inexpensive introduction to western civilization that is packed with study tools designed to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. Learning is made easy through chapter-by-chapter study cards, self-quizzes, downloadable flash cards, marginal notations, key-term definitions, pronunciation guides, and links for further study that are found throughout the book. In addition, important concepts are easily reinforced through the interactive eBook, which provides readers with extensive links to primary sources, maps, and critical thinking exercises.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781111342340
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
111,009
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Part I: THE ANCIENT WORLD, 3000 B.C.-A.D 600. 1. From Prehistory to Civilization, 3000-1200 B.C. 2. Kings of Kings and One God, 1200-300 B.C. 3. The First European Civilization: The Greeks, 2200-400 B.C. 4. New Creations: Greek Religion, Arts, and Ideas, 800-300 B.C. 5. Greater Greece: The Hellenistic Era, 400-30 B.C. 6. The Rise of Rome, 800-30 B.C. 7. The Roman Peace, 30 B.C.-A.D. 235. 8. The Changing World of Rome: Emperors, Christians, and Invaders, 200 B.C.-A.D. 600. Part II: MEDIEVAL CIVILIZATION, 500-1300. 9. After Rome, 500-700. 10. Europe Takes Shape, 700-1000. 11. Manors, Towns, and Kingdoms, 1000-1300. 12. Western Christendom and Its Neighbors, 1000-1300. 13. The Culture of Western Christendom, 1000-1300. Part III: THE REMAKING OF EUROPE, 1300-1700. 14. Beginnings of a New Europe: The Late Middle Ages, 1300-1500. 15. Worldwide Europe: Exploration and Empire Building, 1300-1800. 16. Reviving the Past and Changing the Present: The Renaissance, 1300-1600. 17. New Christianities: The Reformation, 1500-1700. 18. Restructuring Kingdoms: Absolute and Limited Monarchy, 1600-1700.

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