This exploration of world history takes an interdisciplinary, global (rather than a regional or national) approach - tracing those major forces, movements, and events that had a world-wide impact. Surveying a full sweep of world history, the sixth edition provides a balanced coverage of both Eastern and Western regions, from 1500 to the present day. In particular this new edition connects the past, present and future and the combination of resulting patterns, drawing implications for the future should those patterns emerge once again.
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A global approach to World History, Focusing on major world regions and also on forces and movements that had major world impact. New edition adds coverage of Latin America and Africa and brings story down to the present.From the Back Cover:
This best-selling, classic exploration of world history takes an interdisciplinary global (rather than a regional or national) approach—tracing those major forces, movements, and events that have had a world-wide impact. Concentrating on global history from prehistory to 1500, this edition stresses connections between the past, present and future, emphasizing the question "What does it mean for us today?"
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Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 6th. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0132509040
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Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110132509040
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