Western Civilization: A History of European Society from Antiquity to the Renaissance

Front Cover
West/Wadsworth, 1998 - History - 385 pages
0 Reviews
This book will appeal to anyone who wants to focus on the social history of western civilization, rather than merely the political history. The many historical documents & statistics incorporated into the book enhance the discussion of the lifestyle of the general populace across western civilization. Volume A contains Chapters 1 through 14 of the comprehensive edition.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

w Part One vj ThIt AncIent World i
3
The Neolithic Revolution
9
Mesopotamia Egypt Phoenicia
17
Copyright

81 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1998)

Steven C. Hause is Senior Scholar in the Humanities and Co-Director of European Studies at Washington University in St. Louis. He was formerly. Professor of History and Fellow in International Studies at the University of Missouri?St. Louis, where he has

William S. Maltby is Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Missouri at St. Louis, where he continues to teach on a regular basis. Among his publications are: THE BLACK LEGEND IN ENGLAND: THE DEVELOPMENT OF ANTI-SPANISH SENTIMENT, 1558 1660 (Duke University Press, 1971); ALBA: A BIOGRAPHY OF FERNANDO ALVAREZ DE TOLEDO, THIRD DUKE OF ALBA, 1507 1582 (University of California Press, 1983); and articles on various aspects of Early Modern European history. From 1977 to 1997 he also served as Executive Director of the Center for Reformation Research and as editor of several volumes and series of volumes on the history of the Reformation.

Bibliographic information