Western Civilization: A Brief History, Volume 2
This brief, best-selling Western civilization text has helped thousands of students learn about the world they live in by exploring the story of its past. Jack Spielvogel’s engaging, chronological narrative and extensive inclusion of primary source documents, weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. While the single-author narrative makes it easy for students to follow the story of Western civilization, Spielvogel’s use of maps and primary sources--including official documents, poems, and songs--truly enlivens the past while introducing students to the challenges involved in interpreting history. And now, an optional robust interactive eBook is available to bundle with the text or use stand-alone. Students will have access to online practice tests, interactive maps, primary sources, MP3 chapter summaries, and more. Available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY, Seventh Edition (Chapters 1-30), ISBN: 978-0-495-57147-6; Volume I: To 1715, Seventh Edition (Chapters 1-16), ISBN: 978-0-495-57148-3; Volume II: Since 1500, Seventh Edition (Chapters 13-30), ISBN: 978-0-495-57149-0.
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INTRODUCTION TO STUDENTS OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION
STUDYING FROM PRIMARY SOURCE MATERIALS
WESTERN CIVILIZATION TO 1500
REACTION REVOLUTION AND ROMANTICISM 18151850 ...
AN AGE OF NATIONALISM AND REALISM 18501871 ...
MASS SOCIETY IN AN AGE OF PROGRESS 18711894 ...
AN AGE OF MODERNITY ANXIETY AND IMPERIALISM 18941914 ...
THE BEGINNING OF THE TWENTIETHCENTURY CRISIS WAR AND REVOLUTION
THE FUTILE SEARCH FOR STABILITY EUROPE BETWEEN THE WARS 19191939 ...
THE DEEPENING EUROPEAN CRISIS WORLD WAR II ...
COLD WAR AND A NEW WESTERN WORLD 19451965 ...
REFORMATION AND RELIGIOUS WARFARE IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY ...
EUROPE AND THE WORLD NEW ENCOUNTERS 15001800 ...
STATE BUILDING AND THE SEARCH FOR ORDER IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY ...
TOWARD A NEW HEAVEN AND A NEW EARTH THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION AND THE EMERGENCE OF MODERN SCIENCE ...
THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY AN AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT ...
THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY EUROPEAN STATES INTERNATIONAL WARS AND SOCIAL CHANGE ...
A REVOLUTION IN POLITICS THE ERA OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTION AND NAPOLEON
THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION AND ITS IMPACT ON EUROPEAN SOCIETY ...
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