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World history : cultures, states, and societies to 1500

Author: Eugene Clark BergerGeorge Lawrence IsraelCharlotte Miller, (College teacher)Brian ParkinsonAndrew Reeves, (History Professor)All authors
Publisher: Dahlonega, GA : University of North Georgia Press, Minneapolis : Open Textbook Library [2016]
Series: Open Textbook Library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500 offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind from prehistory to 1500. Authored by six USG faculty members with advance degrees in History, this textbook offers up-to-date original scholarship. It covers such cultures, states, and societies as Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Israel, Dynastic Egypt, India's Classical Age, the Dynasties of China,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eugene Clark Berger; George Lawrence Israel; Charlotte Miller, (College teacher); Brian Parkinson; Andrew Reeves, (History Professor); Nadejda Williams; Open Textbook Library,
ISBN: 9781940771106 1940771102
OCLC Number: 1051773512
Description: viii, 478 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: Chapter One: Prehistory --
Chapter Two: Early Middle Eastern and Northeast African Civilizations --
Chapter Three: Ancient and Early Medieval India --
Chapter Four: China and East Asia to the Ming Dynasty --
Chapter Five: The Greek World from the Bronze Age to the Roman Conquest --
Chapter Six: The Roman World from 753 BCE to 500 CE --
Chapter Seven: Western Europe and Byzantium circa 500 --
1000 CE --
Chapter Eight: Islam to the Mamluks --
Chapter Nine: African History to 1500 --
Chapter Ten: The Americas --
Chapter Eleven: Central Asia --
Chapter Twelve: Western Europe and Byzantium circa1000 -1500 CE.
Series Title: Open Textbook Library.
Responsibility: Eugene Berger, George L. Israel, Charlotte Miller, Brian Parkinson, Andrew Reeves, Nadejda Williams.

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"World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500 offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind from prehistory to 1500. Authored by six USG faculty members with advance degrees in History, this textbook offers up-to-date original scholarship. It covers such cultures, states, and societies as Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Israel, Dynastic Egypt, India's Classical Age, the Dynasties of China, Archaic Greece, the Roman Empire, Islam, Medieval Africa, the Americas, and the Khanates of Central Asia. It includes 350 high-quality images and maps, chronologies, and learning questions to help guide student learning. Its digital nature allows students to follow links to applicable sources and videos, expanding their educational experience beyond the textbook. It provides a new and free alternative to traditional textbooks, making World History an invaluable resource in our modern age of technology and advancement."--Open Textbook Library.

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