World History

World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2003-06-01
Editor: Arden Shakespeare
Pages: 944
ISBN: 0534603769
Language: en
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It presents a balanced picture of world history, with all respect for therichness and diversityof the tapestry of the human experience. The text covers individual civilizations such as China, India, and Europe, with due attention paid to the rise of the West, and provides points of comparison between and among these civilizations.

The Essential World History

The Essential World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2008-01-01
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 444
ISBN: 0495566276
Language: en
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THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY, Enhanced Third Edition, shows you how to use the maps, images, and documents in the book to give you an edge in your study of history. A brief introduction to the text -- "Studying from Primary Source Materials" -- reveals some of the tricks to uncovering the past that your instructor wants you to know. "Discovery" sections, at the end of every chapter, assist you in practicing these skills, which will help you connect the text's seven themes of world history and excel in your course. This bestselling text presents a balanced, highly readable overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences uniting the human past and informing key global patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history has been integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures. The text takes a global approach to world history, helping you link events together in a broad comparative framework and place the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context.

The Essential World History

The Essential World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2018-12-17
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 912
ISBN: 1337696455
Language: en
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Noted teachers and scholars William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel present a balanced, concise and compelling overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences of the human past, and identifies key patterns over time. Political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural and military history--presented in a chronological framework--help students appreciate and understand the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. Themes (Science and Technology, Art and Ideas, Family and Society, Politics and Government, Earth and the Environment, Religion and Philosophy and Interaction and Exchange) assist students in placing historical events and the contemporary world in a meaningful context. Available options: THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY, 9th Edition (Chapters 1 - 30); Volume I: To 1800 (Chapters 1 - 18); Volume II: Since 1500 (Chapters 14 - 30). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Essential World History Volume I

The Essential World History  Volume I
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson Spielvogel
Release: 2006-12-20
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 464
ISBN: 0495097659
Language: en
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Explore common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global patterns over time with THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY: Volume I. This brief overview of world history covers political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. You can use the book's global approach and its emphasis on analytical comparisons between cultures to link events together in a broad comparative and global framework that places the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Cengage Advantage Books World History

Cengage Advantage Books  World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2015-04-22
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 736
ISBN: 9781305537835
Language: en
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Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of WORLD HISTORY, 8th Edition, offers readers the complete narrative with only the most essential features, photos, and maps. All volumes feature a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text. Noted teachers and scholars William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel present a balanced, highly readable overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences of the human past, and identifies key patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history is integrated into a chronological framework to help students gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. This approach helps students link events together in a broad comparative and global framework, and consequently see the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: WORLD HISTORY includes over 100 maps and excerpts of over 100 primary sources that enliven the past while introducing students to the source material of historical scholarship. Available in the following split options: CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: WORLD HISTORY, 8th Edition (Chapters 1−30); Volume I: To 1800 (Chapters 1−18); Volume II: Since 1500 (Chapters 14−30). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Essential World History Volume I To 1800

The Essential World History  Volume I  To 1800
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2016-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 560
ISBN: 9781305888388
Language: en
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Explore world history in a brief, balanced, highly readable overview that examines common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global regional patterns over time with THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY. This brief overview of world history covers political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. You can use the book’s global approach and its emphasis on analytical comparisons between cultures to link events together in a broad comparative and global framework that places the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Essential Modern World History

Essential Modern World History
Author: Steven Waugh
Release: 2001-09-10
Editor: Nelson Thornes
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9780748762675
Language: en
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This product represents a complete resource package for the new GSCE specifications. Accompanying the student book, this resource pack has been specifically developed to match the AQA Modern World GCSE specification. The pack features practical advice and ready-to-use copymasters that aim to provide detailed assessment guidance; differentiated support for all ability levels; a breakdown of different types of questions in the written examination papers at two levels; and coverage of content options within each question type.

The Essential World History Volume I To 1800

The Essential World History  Volume I  To 1800
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2013-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 560
ISBN: 1133607721
Language: en
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Explore common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global patterns over time with THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY. This brief overview of world history covers political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. You can use the book's global approach and its emphasis on analytical comparisons between cultures to link events together in a broad comparative and global framework that places the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

World History

World History
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2008-12-26
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 431
ISBN: 0495569046
Language: en
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Noted teachers and scholars William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel present a balanced, highly readable overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history is integrated into a chronological framework to help students gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. This edition of WORLD HISTORY continues to take a global approach to world history, with an emphasis on analytical comparisons between and among cultures throughout history. This approach helps students link events together in a broad comparative and global framework, thereby placing the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context.

Essential World History

Essential World History
Author: Henry Brun
Release: 2006-03-22
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 584
ISBN: 1567656366
Language: en
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To provide adults taking a high-school level world history course with a text giving them high-interest, comprehensive coverage of key events and themes in world history.

Cengage Advantage Books World History Complete

Cengage Advantage Books  World History  Complete
Author: William J. Duiker,Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2015-04-21
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 1216
ISBN: 130509171X
Language: en
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Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this economically priced version of WORLD HISTORY, 8th Edition, offers readers the complete narrative with only the most essential features, photos, and maps. All volumes feature a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text. Noted teachers and scholars William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel present a balanced, highly readable overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences of the human past, and identifies key patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history is integrated into a chronological framework to help students gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. This approach helps students link events together in a broad comparative and global framework, and consequently see the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: WORLD HISTORY includes over 100 maps and excerpts of over 100 primary sources that enliven the past while introducing students to the source material of historical scholarship. Available in the following split options: CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: WORLD HISTORY, 8th Edition (Chapters 1−30); Volume I: To 1800 (Chapters 1−18); Volume II: Since 1500 (Chapters 14−30). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

World History 101

World History 101
Author: Tom Head
Release: 2017-10-03
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781507204559
Language: en
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Uncover the mysteries of the past with this exciting, comprehensive guide on world history. History books are often filled with long descriptions, complex facts, and stories that can bore even the most enthusiastic history buffs. In World History 101 you’ll skip those tedious details and focus on engaging lessons that will impress any kind of historian. From Julius Caesar and Genghis Khan to the Cold War and globalization, each section takes you on an adventure through time to discover the most important moments in history and how they shaped civilization today. With hundreds of absorbing facts and trivia throughout, World History 101 can help you learn more about the civilizations of the past and help bring history to life.

Sources of World History

Sources of World History
Author: Mark A. Kishlansky,Susan Lindsey Lively
Release: 1998-09-01
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 380
ISBN: 0534560350
Language: en
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This reader, edited by well-known author Mark Kishlansky, includes a diversity of historical documents from world and western history designed to supplement textbooks and lectures in the teaching of world civilizations. It is an ideal complement to WORLD HISTORY, 2nd, by Duiker and Spielvogel and WORLD HISTORY, 2nd, by Upshur et al. This reader provides a balance of constitutional documents, political theory, philosophy, imaginative literature, and social description.

Patterns of World History

Patterns of World History
Author: Peter von Sivers,Charles A. Desnoyers,George B. Stow
Release: 2012-03
Editor: OUP USA
Pages: 720
ISBN: 0195332881
Language: en
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This book offers a distinct framework for understanding the global past through the study of origins, interactions, and adaptations. The authors examine the full range of human ingenuity over time and space in a comprehensive, even-handed, and critical fashion.

The Essential Wine Book

The Essential Wine Book
Author: Zachary Sussman,Editors of PUNCH
Release: 2020-10-20
Editor: Ten Speed Press
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781984856784
Language: en
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A field guide to the new world of wine, featuring an overview of today’s most exciting regions and easy-to-use advice on properly tasting wine, discovering under-the-radar gems, and finding the perfect bottle for any occasion. Highlighting wines from old world regions such as France, Italy, Spain, and Germany to new world wines from the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Chile, and more, The Essential Wine Book tells you what to drink and why. Beginning with foundational information about how wine is made, how to taste it, and how to understand terroir, wine expert and journalist Zachary Sussman then gives an overview of the most important and interesting wine regions today—both established and still emerging. For instance, the great French wines of Burgundy and Champagne are already well known, but for affordable bottles you can easily find at your local wine shop, Sussman profiles up-and-coming producers in other regions, including the Jura, Languedoc-Roussillon, and more. In a similar vein, California's Napa Valley has for decades been the source of America's most prestigious wines, but here you'll learn about other areas of the state that are gaining recognition, from Lodi to the Santa Rita Hills. You'll find user-friendly "just the highlights" notes for each region, as well as recommendations for producers and particular bottles to seek out. Diving deep into what makes each region essential and unique, this comprehensive guides gives new wine drinkers and enthusiasts alike an inside track on modern wine culture.

Hitler and Nazi Germany

Hitler and Nazi Germany
Author: Jackson J. Spielvogel
Release: 2016-09-16
Editor: Routledge
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9781315509150
Language: en
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This text is based on current research findings and is written for students and general readers who want a deeper understanding of this period in German history. It provides a balanced approach in examining Hitler's role in the history of the Third Reich and includes coverage of the economic, social, and political forces that made the rise and growth of Nazism possible; the institutional, cultural, and social life of the Third Reich; the Second World War; and the Holocaust.

Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes Volume 1

Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes  Volume 1
Author: Alan J. Barrett,J. Fred Woessner,Neil D. Rawlings
Release: 2012-12-02
Editor: Elsevier
Pages: 984
ISBN: 9780080984155
Language: en
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Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes, Second Edition, Volume 1: Aspartic and Metallo Peptidases is a compilation of numerous progressive research studies on proteolytic enzymes. This edition is organized into two main sections encompassing 328 chapters. This handbook is organized around a system for the classification of peptidases, which is a hierarchical one built on the concepts of catalytic type, clan, family and peptidase. The concept of catalytic type of a peptidase depends upon the chemical nature of the groups responsible for catalysis. The recognized catalytic types are aspartic, cysteine, metallo, serine, threonine, and the unclassified enzymes, while clans and families are groups of homologous peptidases. Homology at the level of a family of peptidases is shown by statistically significant relationship in amino acid sequence to a representative member called the type example, or to another member of the family that has already been shown to be related to the type example. Each chapter discusses the history, activity, specificity, structural chemistry, preparation, and biological aspects of the enzyme. This book will prove useful to enzyme chemists and researchers.

Essential AP World History

Essential AP World History
Author: Princeton Review
Release: 2010-12-28
Editor: Princeton Review
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9780375428029
Language: en
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Portable and easy to use, the Princeton Review's Essential AP World History flashcards bring you important terms and helpful explanations to help turbo-charge your AP test prep. With information naturally broken into bite-sized chunks, our flashcards make it easy to study anytime and anywhere. Essential AP World History includes 450 flashcards with need-to-know terms for key AP World History subject areas, covering topics such as: · classical civilizations in Mesoamerica · India, China, and the Mediterranean · the Abbasid Dynasty · the Aztec and Inca civilizations · the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires · the Crusades · the Ming Dynasty · the Mughal Empire · the Industrial Revolution · World Wars I and II · globalization and more Use the color-coded scale on the sides of the box to help measure your progress by keeping track of how many cards you've studied so far, which terms you've mastered, and which you still need to review. Studying for the AP World History Exam doesn't have to be painful—the Princeton Review's Essential AP World History flashcards will make it a breeze!

Outlines and Highlights for Essential World History Enhanced Edition Volume II by William J Duiker Isbn

Outlines and Highlights for Essential World History  Enhanced Edition  Volume II by William J Duiker  Isbn
Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Release: 2009-09
Editor: Academic Internet Pub Incorporated
Pages: 62
ISBN: 1428899782
Language: en
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Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again Virtually all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events are included. Cram101 Textbook Outlines gives all of the outlines, highlights, notes for your textbook with optional online practice tests. Only Cram101 Outlines are Textbook Specific. Cram101 is NOT the Textbook. Accompanys: 9780131596764"

Twentieth century World History

Twentieth century World History
Author: William J. Duiker
Release: 2004-06-08
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
Pages: 352
ISBN: 0534628117
Language: en
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A comprehensive and balanced history of the world in the twentieth century, William Duiker's text not only chronicles the key events in this revolutionary century, but also examines the underlying issues that have shaped the times. TWENTIETH-CENTURY WORLD HISTORY takes a global approach to the subject while doing justice to the distinctive character of individual civilizations and regions. Duiker integrates political, economic, social, and cultural history, creating a chronologically ordered synthesis that gives students the true flavor of the most decisive moments in recent world history. In addition, Duiker's own photographs and selection of primary source documents, which illustrate much of the book, are especially effective in illustrating key points in the narrative. TWENTIETH-CENTURY WORLD HISTORY is available in the following volume options: TWENTIETH-CENTURY WORLD HISTORY, Third Edition ISBN: 0-534-62811-7 THE WORLD SINCE WORLD WAR II ISBN: 0-534-62812-5