Voyages in World History, Volume 1
The authors of VOYAGES IN WORLD HISTORY never forget that history is made up of the stories of people. Each chapter of this new text centers around a story -- a traveler’s account that highlights the book’s main theme, the constant movement of people, goods, and ideas -- locally, regionally, and around the globe. Chapter introductions are illustrated with images of the travelers and maps that show where and how he or she traveled. The travelers include rulers, explorers, poets, merchants, soldiers, missionaries and scholars, and their narratives provide a framework for each chapter and draw students into the stories of world history. Along the way, students learn critical reading skills by evaluating the traveler’s observations and attitudes. Available in the following split options: VOYAGES IN WORLD HISTORY Complete (Chapters 1-32), ISBN: 0618077200; Volume 1: To 1600 (Chapters 1-16), ISBN: 0618077235; Volume 2: Since 1500 (Chapters 15-32), ISBN: 0618077251.
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The Peopling of the World to 4000 BCE
The First Complex Societies in the Eastern Mediterranean ca 4000550 BCE
Ancient India and the Rise of Buddhism 2600 BCE100 CE
Blueprint for Empire China1200 BCE220 CE
The Americas and the Islands of the Pacific to 1200 CE
New Empires in Iran and Greece 2000 BCE651 CE
The Roman Empire and the Rise of Christianity 509 BCE476 CE
Hindu and Buddhist States and Societies in Asia 1001000
Expanding Trade Networks in Africa and India 10001500
Chinas Commercial Revolution ca 9001276
Europes Commercial Revolution 10001400
The Mongols and Their Successors 12001500
Maritime Expansion in the Atlantic World 14001600
Maritime Expansion in AfroEurasia 15001700
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