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Western Civilization

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

The goal of this undergraduate text is to present a balanced work in which political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of Western civilization are integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis. The latest research on social history and women's history is integrated, rather than isolated in separate chapters. For this seventh edition, Spielvogel (The Pennsylvania State University) adds material reflecting current scholarship on everything from the Neolithic Age to the war in Iraq, and including considerable new material on the impact other parts of the world have had on the West. Pedagogical features include boxes of primary source documents, detailed chronologies, illustrated timelines, chapter outlines, critical thinking questions, and a glossary. The text's updated color maps feature detailed captions. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc. , Portland, OR (booknews. com)

Western Civilization (7th Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

This book assists a new generation of students in learning more about the past.The latest edition has considerable contents added in recent world history and their impacts on the west.

Western Civilization: Advantage Edition (Eighth Edition )

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

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.

Western Civilization: A Brief History

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Best-selling book WESTERN CIVILIZATION has helped over 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.

Western Civilization (Combined Volume, 6th Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

The goal of this undergraduate text is to present a balanced work in which political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of Western civilization are integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis. The latest research on social history and women's history is integrated, rather than isolated in separate chapters. For this sixth edition, Spielvogel (Pennsylvania State University) adds material reflecting current scholarship on everything from the Neolithic Age to the war in Iraq, and including considerable new material on the impact other parts of the world have had on the West. Pedagogical features include boxes of primary source documents, detailed chronologies, illustrated timelines, chapter outlines, critical thinking questions, and a glossary. The text's updated color maps feature detailed captions. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Western Civilization: Comprehensive Volume (4th edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

The goal of this undergraduate text is to present a balanced work in which political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of Western civilization are integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis. The latest research on social history and women's history is integrated, rather than isolated in separate chapters. For this seventh edition, Spielvogel (The Pennsylvania State University) adds material reflecting current scholarship on everything from the Neolithic Age to the war in Iraq, and including considerable new material on the impact other parts of the world have had on the West. Pedagogical features include boxes of primary source documents, detailed chronologies, illustrated timelines, chapter outlines, critical thinking questions, and a glossary. The text's updated color maps feature detailed captions.

Western Civilization: Comprehensive Volume (5th edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

This text has helped thousands of students learn about the present by exploring the past. Jack's engaging, chronological narrative weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story.

Western Civilization, Since 1300

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Muslim Societies in Africa provides a concise overview of Muslim societies in Africa in light of their role in African history and the history of the Islamic world. Roman Loimeier identifies patterns and peculiarities in the historical, social, economic, and political development of Africa, and addresses the impact of Islam over the longue duree. To understand the movements of peoples and how they came into contact, Loimeier considers geography, ecology, and climate as well as religious conversion, trade, and slavery. This comprehensive history offers a balanced view of the complexities of the African Muslim past while looking toward Africa's future role in the globalized Muslim world.

Western Civilization, Volume 1: To 1715 (8th Edition)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Best-selling book WESTERN CIVILIZATION has helped over 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.

Western Civilization: Volume II

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Best-selling book WESTERN CIVILIZATION has helped over 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.

World History

by William J. Duiker Jackson J. Spielvogel

New edition of a study of world history from the first civilizations to 1800. Cuiker and Spielvogel (both professors emeritus of East Asian studies, The Pennsylvania State U.) balance a global approach with attention to the unique character and development of civilizations in divergent parts of the world. Beginning with the dawn of early civilizations and culminating with the French and American revolutions, they offer a synthesis of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history. Attractively formatted with color illustrations and boxed sections containing information on topics of special interest. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

World History

by William J. Duiker Jackson J. Spielvogel

From the dawn of civilization to the modern dilemmas of nation building in Africa and the Middle East, WORLD HISTORY takes a fascinating look at the common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and inform the future. Authors William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel's best-selling text uses colorful visuals, maps, and dramatic first-hand historical accounts to give readers a powerful perspective on the human experience over time. The easy-to-read narrative is organized around seven major themes (Science and Technology; Arts and Ideas; Family and Society; Politics and Government; Earth and the Environment; Religion and Philosophy; and, Interaction and Exchange), important to all cultures from all time periods, to help readers understand the course of world history and make connections across chapters.

World History & Geography

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

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World History & Geography

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

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World History & Geography

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

World History and Geography is the first high school world history program to fully integrate print and digital resources into a seamless curriculum for today's technology-ready students. Networks combines print resources grounded in solid pedagogy with a full suite of teaching and learning tools for a flexible, customized learning experience.

World History & Geography: Modern Times

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

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World History: The Human Odyssey

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

World History: The Human Odyssey is history as a story written by one storyteller--a storyteller who has a gift for engaging students with his exceptionally clear and exciting writing style.

World History: Journey Across Time

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

The perfect combination of story and standards Journey Across Timeis an all-new middle school world history program organized chronologically from the first humans and ancient civilizations to the present. Co-authored by National Geographic and Jackson Spielvogel,Journey Across Time's engaging narrative and outstanding visuals transport students back in time. As co-author, National Geographic ensures that students understand the influence of geography on historical events. The result is a standards-based program with important geography skills embedded in every lesson. Journey Across Time: Early Agesis available in a full volume, and also as Course 1 (7000 B.C. to A.D. 800) and Course 2 (A.D. 500 to A.D. 1750).

World History: Journey Across Time

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

The perfect combination of story and standards Journey Across Time is an all-new middle school world history program organized chronologically from the first humans and ancient civilizations to the present. Co-authored by National Geographic and Jackson Spielvogel, Journey Across Time's engaging narrative and outstanding visuals transport students back in time. As co-author, National Geographic ensures that students understand the influence of geography on historical events. The result is a standards-based program with important geography skills embedded in every lesson. Journey Across Time: Early Ages is available in a full volume, and also as Course 1 (7000 B. C. to A. D. 800) and Course 2 (A. D. 500 to A. D. 1750).

World History: Journey Across Time, The Early Ages

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Journey Across Time: The Early Ages is an all-new middle school world history program organized chronologically from the first humans and ancient civilizations to the present. Co-authored by National Geographic and Jackson Spielvogel, Journey Across Times: The Early Ages' engaging narrative and outstanding visuals transport students back in time. As co-author, National Geographic ensures that students understand the influence of geography on historical events. The result is a standards-based program with important geography skills embedded in every lesson. Journey Across Time: The Early Ages is available in a full volume and also as Course 1 (7000 B.C. to A.D. 800) and Course 2 (A.D. 500 to A.D. 1750).

World History: Journey Across Time (The Early Ages)

by Jackson J. Spielvogel

Journey Across Time: The Early Ages is a middle school world history program organized chronologically from the first humans and ancient civilizations to the present. Co-authored by National Geographic and Jackson Spielvogel, Journey Across Times: The Early Ages' engaging narrative and outstanding visuals transport students back in time. As co-author, National Geographic ensures that students understand the influence of geography on historical events. The result is a standards-based program with important geography skills embedded in every lesson.

World History: Journey Across Time, The Early Ages

by Jackson J. Spielvogel National Geographic Society

The perfect combination of story and standards Journey Across Time: The Early Agesis a middle school world history program organized chronologically from the first humans and ancient civilizations to the present. Co-authored by National Geographic and Jackson Spielvogel,Journey Across Times: The Early Ages'engaging narrative and outstanding visuals transport students back in time. As co-author, National Geographic ensures that students understand the influence of geography on historical events. The result is a standards-based program with important geography skills embedded in every lesson. Journey Across Time: The Early Agesis also available in a full volume.

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