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Global History Volume I: The Ancient World to the Age of Revolution Hardcover – May 1, 2006


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GLOBAL HISTORY • Volume I
THE ANCIENT WORLD TO THE AGE OF REVOLUTION
From the first civilizations, circa 4,000 BCE through the Napoleonic era, circa 1810.

Introduction to Global History and Geography:
A survey of every region of the world

Ancient World Civilizations and Religion (4,000 BCE – 500 CE): Ancient Africa and the Middle East, southern and eastern Asia, the Greco-Roman world, the ancient Americas

Expanding Zones of Exchange and Encounter (500 – 1200): The Byzantine Empire, Medieval Europe, the rise of Islam, southern and eastern Asia, the Americas

Global Interactions (1200 – 1650): The Renaissance, the Reformation, the commercial revolution, global interactions in Asia, empires in the Americas

The First Global Age (1450 – 1770): The rise of nation-states, the growth of democracy in England, the age of exploration, civilizations in Africa, globalism in the Middle East and Asia

An Age of Revolutions (1750 – 1810): The Enlightenment and scientific revolution, the French Revolution, the Napoleonic Age

Hundreds of maps, charts, and illustrations
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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 576 pages
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series (May 1, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0764158112
  • ISBN-13: 978-0764158117
  • Product Dimensions: 11.3 x 8.8 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.3 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,007,166 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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By cutilo on November 29, 2010
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great book and a great price. I recommend people to buy it in case you kids loses it in school since school charges $100 for it if lost. I am using it to "refresh" myself also as I "learned" this over 30 years ago.
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By HuskyMom2 on April 26, 2014
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This is an excellent textbook that covers history from the ancient world up until the 1800s ending with the age of revolution
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