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The complete idiot's guide to world history, by Timothy C. Hall

Label
The complete idiot's guide to world history
Title
The complete idiot's guide to world history
Statement of responsibility
by Timothy C. Hall
Title variation
World history
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A guide to world history discusses major events from the beginning of civilization to the late twentieth century, including the birth of early cultures, the rise of major religions, and the growth of Western domination
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hall, Timothy C.
Dewey number
  • 909
  • 909
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Complete idiot's guide
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World history
  • History, Modern
Label
The complete idiot's guide to world history, by Timothy C. Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-372) and index
Contents
The beginnings and foundations of civilization. The building blocks of civilization ; First civilizations of Africa and Western Asia ; Ancient and Classic China ; Ancient and Classic India ; Classic Greece ; When in Rome -- After the Classics. Islam and Africa ; The Byzantine Empire and Russia ; Rebirth in China ; Chinese culture spreads in East Asia ; The Mongols rule! ; Those terrible Middle Ages ; American on the eve of invasion -- The world gets much smaller. Back to Islam ; As the world shrinks: South Asia ; Exploration or exploitation? ; Religion and reformation ; Science and philosophy brighten things up -- Western domination. Revolutions ; The industrial revolution ; Revolutions and reactions ; Imperialism -- The twentieth century and beyond. The war to end all wars ; A time of uncertainty ; World War II and the end of European dominance ; The Cold War ; Out from the shadows ; Where do we go from here?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xx, 380 p.
Isbn
9781615641482
Lccn
2011-910193
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000816738
  • (OCoLC)ocn757469479
  • (OCoLC)ocm757469479
  • 4539-21860
  • (OCoLC)757469479
Label
The complete idiot's guide to world history, by Timothy C. Hall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [369]-372) and index
Contents
The beginnings and foundations of civilization. The building blocks of civilization ; First civilizations of Africa and Western Asia ; Ancient and Classic China ; Ancient and Classic India ; Classic Greece ; When in Rome -- After the Classics. Islam and Africa ; The Byzantine Empire and Russia ; Rebirth in China ; Chinese culture spreads in East Asia ; The Mongols rule! ; Those terrible Middle Ages ; American on the eve of invasion -- The world gets much smaller. Back to Islam ; As the world shrinks: South Asia ; Exploration or exploitation? ; Religion and reformation ; Science and philosophy brighten things up -- Western domination. Revolutions ; The industrial revolution ; Revolutions and reactions ; Imperialism -- The twentieth century and beyond. The war to end all wars ; A time of uncertainty ; World War II and the end of European dominance ; The Cold War ; Out from the shadows ; Where do we go from here?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xx, 380 p.
Isbn
9781615641482
Lccn
2011-910193
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OUa)vtls000816738
  • (OCoLC)ocn757469479
  • (OCoLC)ocm757469479
  • 4539-21860
  • (OCoLC)757469479

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