The Essential World History
  • Author : William J. Duiker
  • Release Date : 01 January 2016
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 912
  • ISBN 13 : 9781305856486

Download or read book entitled The Essential World History written by William J. Duiker and published by Cengage Learning online. This book was released on 01 January 2016 with total pages 912. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Explore world history in a brief, balanced, highly readable overview that examines common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global regional patterns over time with THE ESSENTIAL WORLD HISTORY. This brief overview of world history covers political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history integrated into a chronologically ordered synthesis to help you gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. You can use the book’s global approach and its emphasis on analytical comparisons between cultures to link events together in a broad comparative and global framework that places the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.