Heritage of World Civilizations, Combined

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9780132624947: Heritage of World Civilizations, Combined

Color illustrations and clear, vigorous prose make this an accessible survey of the diverse civilizations of the world. Each of seven major sections includes an introductory essay, a timeline which shows the major events in five regions Europe, the Near East and India, East Asia, Africa, and the Ame

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The Heritage of World Civilizations, fourth edition, is a comprehensive, accessible survey of world history. It provides students a truly global and comparative perspective on the events and processes that have shaped our increasingly interdependent world. It combines unusually strong and thorough coverage of Asian, African, Islamic, Western, and American civilization. It highlights the role of the world's great religious and philosophical traditions.

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Key Benefit: This intensive survey of world history exposes readers to the events and processes that have shaped our increasingly interdependent world. Key Topics: A collaboration between five prominent historians, it combines a solid traditional narrative with insights into important social and intellectual issues, and contains exceptionally strong and thorough coverage of Asian, African, Islamic, and American civilizations. Highlights the role of the world's great religious and philosophical traditions and their influence on world history, and strategically places five Comparative Perspectives essays between chapters ('Writing, Literacy, and Orality', 'Ancient Slavery', 'Family Life East and West in the Premodern Era', 'Technology and History', and 'Imperialism'). Maps and over 450 illustrations are included. Market: For historians.

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