Making Europe: The Story of the West / Edition 2

Making Europe: The Story of the West / Edition 2

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1111841314
ISBN-13:
9781111841317
Pub. Date:
01/01/2013
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Cengage Learning
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Making Europe: The Story of the West / Edition 2

Developed by a team of authors who have spent many years making history accessible to a diverse range of readers, each chapter of MAKING EUROPE begins with clear learning objectives and timelines, and continues with an accessible narrative that uses focus questions throughout the text to help all readers understand historical concepts. The "Check-In" feature and the "Test Yourself" questions at the end of each chapter help you assess your understanding of the material. The text uses stories of ordinary people and their impact on history, and visually stunning images and maps that make learning history interesting. Available in the following split options: MAKING EUROPE, Second Edition Complete; Since 1300; Volume 1: To 1790; and Volume 2: Since 1550.

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ISBN-13: 9781111841317
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 1008
Sales rank: 394,141
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Origins of Western Civilization in the Ancient Near East, 3000-1200 B.C.E. 2. Iron Age Civilizations, 1200-500 B.C.E. 3. The Rise of Greek Civilization, 1100-387 B.C.E. 4. From Polis to Cosmopolis: The Hellenistic World, 387-30 B.C.E. 5. The Rise of Rome, 753-27 B.C.E. 6. The Roman Empire, 27 B.C.E.-284 C.E. 7. Late Antiquity, 284-527. 8. The Eastern Mediterranean, 500-1000. 9. The Kingdoms of Western Europe, 500-1000. 10. The High Middle Ages, 1000-1300. 11. Reversals and Disasters, 1300-1450. 12. The Renaissance in Italy and Northern Europe, 1350-1550. 13. Europe's Age of Expansion, 1450-1550. 14. Reform in the Western Church, 1490-1570. 15. A Century of Crisis, 1550-1650. 16. State Building and the European State System 1648-1789. 17. The Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment, 1550-1790. 18. Trade and Empire, 1700-1800. 19. Revolutionary France and Napoleonic Europe, 1775-1815. 20. Restoration and Reform: Conservative and Liberal Europe, 1814-1847. 21. Industrialization and Society, 1800-1850. 22. The Triumph of the Nation-State, 1848-1900. 23. The Culture of Industrial Europe, 1850-1914. 24. The Age of Imperialism, 1870-1914. 25. War and Revolution, 1900-1918. 26. A Decade of Revolutionary Experiments, 1918-1929. 27. Democracy Under Siege, 1929-1945. 28. Europe Divided, 1945-1968. 29. Lifting the Iron Curtain, 1969-1991. 30. Europe in a Globalizing World, 1991 to the Present.

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