Lives and Times: A World History Reader, Volume 1

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James P. Holoka, Jiu-Hwa Lo Upshur
West Publishing Company, 2002 - History - 150 pages
This two-volume book of readings is varied and covers all aspects of history: political, cultural, and especially social. It covers all historical periods and geographic areas. Focuses on the lives and experiences of both ordinary and eminent people in history. This is an excellent companion to Upshur et al., WORLD HISTORY, 2nd, but is varied enough to be used with other text books as well.

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Contents

PREFACE
7
If You Have Any Sense Be a Scribe Choosing a Career in New Kingdom
11
Early States and Empires
123
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About the author (2002)

Jiu-Hwa Upshur received her B.A. at the University of Sydney in Australia and Ph.D. in history at the University of Michigan. She is the author of two catalogs on Chinese art and many articles on Chinese history and has lived and traveled extensively in China, Taiwan, and other parts of Asia. She is co-author of THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: A BRIEF GLOBAL HISTORY (5th edition, 1994) and co-editor of LIVES AND TIMES: READINGS IN WORLD HISTORY (1994). Since 1993 she has been a member of the world history committee of the College Board.

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