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The betterment of man; a rational history of Western civilization,

Author: Gail L Owen
Publisher: New York, Putnam [1974]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Owen, G.L.
Betterment of man.
New York, Putnam [1974]
(OCoLC)599885677
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gail L Owen
ISBN: 0399111409 9780399111402
OCLC Number: 1085483
Description: xviii, 332 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: The Near Eastern origins --
The Greek transition --
The Roman hegemony --
The Roman collapse --
The Germanic regression --
The economic transformation --
The Christian mission --
The cultural Renaissance --
The dynastic revival --
The religious fragmentation --
The Western European ascendency --
The democratic revolution --
The Industrial Revolution --
The modern culmination --
The second Germanic regression --
The American hegemony --
Latter-day unrest.
Responsibility: by G.L. Owen.

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