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The origins of the modern world : a global and environmental narrative from the fifteenth to the twenty-first century

Author: Robert Marks
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]
Series: World social change.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourth editionView all editions and formats
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Now in a new edition, this clearly written and engrossing book presents a global and environmental narrative of the origins of the modern world since 1400. Robert Marks constructs a story in which  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Marks, Robert, 1949- author.
Origins of the modern world
Lanham : ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD, 2020
(DLC) 2019022370
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Marks
ISBN: 9781538127025 1538127024 9781538127032 1538127032
OCLC Number: 1100448035
Description: xv, 301 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: The rise of the West? --
The material and trading worlds, since 1400 --
Starting with China --
Empires, states, and the New World, 1500-1775 --The Industrial Revolution and its consequences, 1750-1850 --
The gap --
The great departure --
Conclusion: Changes, continuities, and the shape of the future.
Series Title: World social change.
Responsibility: Robert B. Marks.

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