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A History of Western Society (7th edition)

by John Buckler John P. Mckay Bennett D. Hill

McKay (History, U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) offers a history of western civilization from Mesopotamia to the present, with a focus on social history and chapters on Greece, Rome, religious wars, political revolutions, revolutions in energy and industry, expansion, urbanism, nationalism, dictatorship and the Second World War, and the Cold War, among other topics. The new edition is updated with recent scholarship, primary sources, photo essays, information on women and gender, and more focus on ethnicity such as with the section on Islamic regions.

A History of Western Society (Eighth Edition)

by John Buckler John P. Mckay Bennett D. Hill

The book examines the lives of both historical figures and ordinary people, using an engaging, lively writing style to capture and maintain student interest and paying careful attention to political and cultural phenomena, providing a balanced account of Western history as a whole.

A History of Western Society: Since 1300 For Advanced Placement

by John Buckler John P. Mckay Bennett D. Hill Clare Haru Crowston Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks Joe Perry

A History of Western Societyremains the most popular AP European history textbook available because it captures students' interest in the everyday life of the past and ties social history to the broad sweep of politics and culture. The tenth edition has been thoroughly revised to strengthen the text's readability, heighten its attention to daily life, and incorporate the insights of new scholarship, including a strengthened treatment of European exploration and a thoroughly revised post-1945 section. With a dynamic new design, new special features on visual evidence, and a completely revised and robust companion reader, this significant revision will help AP students master the concepts and content of European history.

A History of World Societies, Volume 2 (9th Edition)

by John P. Mckay Bennett D. Hill John Buckler Roger B. Beck Clare Haru Crowston Patricia Buckley Ebrey Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks

A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history and the stories and voices of the people who lived it.

A History of World Societies, Volume I (7th edition)

by Roger B. Beck John Buckler John P. Mckay Bennett D. Hill Patricia Buckley Ebrey

Description of societies around the world, from early civilization to 1715.

McKay History of Western Society Since 1300 (Advanced Placement Version, Ninth Edition)

by John P. Mckay

The social history focus that has been the core element of this book since its first edition continues. The author incorporates more discussion of groups and regions that are frequently shortchanged in the general histories of Europe and Western Civilization. This expanded scope reflects the renewed awareness within the profession of Europe's enormous historical diversity, as well as the efforts of contemporary Europeans to understand the ambivalent and contested meanings of their national, regional, ethnic, and pan-European identities.

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