Sources of The Making of the West, Volume I: To 1740: Peoples and Cultures

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Macmillan, Feb 20, 2008 - History - 368 pages
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This companion sourcebook provides written and visual sources to accompany each chapter of The Making of the West. Political, social, and cultural documents offer a variety of perspectives that complement the textbook and encourage student to make connections between narrative history and primary sources. Each chapter contains a chapter summary, document headnotes, and questions for discussion.
 

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Contents

Working with Historical Sources
1
Early Western Civilization 4000 1000 BCE
15
The Near East and the Emergence of Greece 1000 500 BCE
37
The Greek Golden Age of the Fifth Century BCE
54
From the Classical to the Hellenistic World 400 30 BCE
79
The Rise of Rome 753 44 BCE
97
The Roman Empire 44 BCE 284 CE
121
The Transformation of the RomanEmpire 284 600 CE
135
Merchants and Kings Popes and Crusaders 1050 1150
188
The Flowering of the Middle Ages 1150 1215
206
The Medieval Search for Order 1215 1340
229
Crisis and Renaissance 1340 1492
247
Religious Reforms and Global Encounters 1492 1560
269
Wars of Religion and Clash of Worldviews 1560 1648
287
State Building and the Search for Order 1648 1690
307
The Atlantic System and Its Consequences 1690 1740
329

Islam Byzantium and the West 600 750
153
Emperors Caliphs and Local Lords 750 1050
170

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