This is a great book for any indroductory course into the history of Western Civilization. A journey from the prehistoric old stone age through the early summerian culture, Babylon, the persian empire, Greek City-States, the rise and fall of the Roman Empire, the Middle Ages, finally, the Renaissance and age of the scientific revolution. Also, includes 68 pages of China's history from the first recorded Dynasty Shang thru the Hang Dynasty. Connects Bhuddism to China and traces its roots.
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0618812970