Western Civilization, Volume II: Since 1500 / Edition 9 by Jackson J. Spielvogel | 9781285436555 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Western Civilization: Volume II: Since 1500 / Edition 9

Western Civilization: Volume II: Since 1500 / Edition 9

by Jackson J. Spielvogel
     
 

ISBN-10: 1285436555

ISBN-13: 9781285436555

Pub. Date: 01/01/2014

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Best-selling WESTERN CIVILIZATION has helped more than one million users learn about the present by exploring the past. Jackson Spielvogel's engaging, chronological 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. The clear narrative

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Best-selling WESTERN CIVILIZATION has helped more than one million users learn about the present by exploring the past. Jackson Spielvogel's engaging, chronological 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. The clear narrative of a single gifted author makes it easy to follow the story of Western civilization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781285436555
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2014
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
672
Sales rank:
712,298
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

13. Reformation and Religious Warfare in the Sixteenth Century. 14. Europe and The World: New Encounters, 1500-1800. 15. State Building and the Search for Order in the Seventeenth Century. 16. Toward a New Heaven and a New Earth: The Scientific Revolution and the Emergence of Modern Science. 17. The Eighteenth Century: An Age of Enlightenment. 18. The Eighteenth Century: European States, International Wars, and Social Change. 19. A Revolution in Politics: The Era of The French Revolution and Napoleon. 20. The Industrial Revolution and Its Impact on European Society. 21. Reaction, Revolution, and Romanticism, 1815-1850. 22. An Age of Nationalism and Realism, 1850-1871. 23. Mass Society in an "Age of Progress," 1871-1894. 24. An Age of Modernity, Anxiety, and Imperialism, 1894-1914. 25. The Beginning of the Twentieth-Century Crisis: War and Revolution. 26. The Futile Search for Stability: Europe Between the Wars, 1919-1939. 27. The Deepening of the European Crisis: World War II. 28. Cold War and a New Western World, 1945-1965. 29. Protest and Stagnation: The Western World, 1965-1985. 30. After The Fall: The Western World in a Global Age (Since 1985).

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