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Discovering the Global Past, Volume 1: To 1650 (3rd edition)

by Kenneth R. Curtis Merry E. Wiesner Franklin M. Doeringer William Bruce Wheeler

This successful world history version of the popular Discovering series contains a multi-part pedagogical framework that guides students through the process of historical inquiry and explanation. The text emphasizes historical study as interpretation rather than memorization of data. The Third Edition integrates new documents and revised coverage throughout, while the comparative chapters contribute to a more thorough and balanced examination of global history. Each chapter is organized within the same pedagogical framework: The Problem, Background, The Method, The Evidence, Questions to Consider, and Epilogue.

Houghton Mifflin History Social Science (California Edition)

by Douglas Carnine Anita T. Robinson Kenneth R. Curtis Carlos E. Cortes

This California edition of Houghton Mifflin History Social Science contains Introduction to World History, Early Civilizations of Southwest Asia, Ancient Africa, Ancient Asian and American Civilizations, The Roots of Western Ideas, and The World of Ancient Rome.

World History: Ancient Civilizations

by Anita T. Robinson Kenneth R. Curtis Carlos E. Cortes Douglas Gamine

This book develops and practices the skills you need to study history and to take tests. It also shows you how to improve your reading and study skills.

World History: Medieval and Early Modern Times (California Edition)

by Douglas Carnine Anita T. Robinson Kenneth R. Curtis Carlos E. Cortes

This book demonstrates the relevance of historical ideas and events today and to your life in particular.

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