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History of Western civilization : a handbook

Author: William Hardy McNeill
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
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Renowned historian William H. McNeil provides a brilliant narrative chronology of the development of Western civilization, representing its socio-political as well as cultural aspects. This sixth edition includes new material for the twentieth-century period and completely revised bibliographies. An invaluable tool for the study of Western civilization, the Handbook is an essential complement to readings in primary  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Hardy McNeill
ISBN: 0226561593 9780226561592 0226561607 9780226561608
OCLC Number: 12722937
Description: xviii, 672 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: William H. McNeill.
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Renowned historian William H. McNeil provides a brilliant narrative chronology of the development of Western civilization, representing its socio-political as well as cultural aspects. This sixth edition includes new material for the twentieth-century period and completely revised bibliographies. An invaluable tool for the study of Western civilization, the Handbook is an essential complement to readings in primary and secondary sources such as those in the nine-volume University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization.

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