A History of Western Society: Volume 1 (11st ed. 2014)

A History of Western Society: Volume 1 (11st ed. 2014)

By: Clare Haru Crowston (author), Joe Perry (author), Bennett David Hill (author), John P. McKay (author), John Buckler (author), Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks (author)Paperback

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A History of Western Society is one of the most successful textbooks available because it captures students' interest in the everyday life of the past, tying social history to politics and culture. The eleventh edition has been thoroughly revised to strengthen readability and the attention to daily life, and incorporate new scholarship.

About Author

John P. McKay is Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois, USA. Clare Haru Crowston is Associate Professor of History at the University of Illinois, USA. Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks is Distinguished Professor in History at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA. Joe Perry is Associate Professor of Modern German and European History at Georgia State University, USA.


1. Origins, to 1200 b.c.e..- 2. Small Kingdoms and Mighty Empires in the Near East, 1200-510 b.c.e..- 3. The Development of Greek Society and Culture, ca. 3000-338 b.c.e..- 4. Life in the Hellenistic World, 336-30 b.c.e..- 5. The Rise of Rome, ca. 1000-27 b.c.e..- 6. The Roman Empire, 27 b.c.e.-284 c.e..- 7. Late Antiquity, 250-600.- 8. Europe in the Early Middle Ages, 600-1000.- 9. State and Church in the High Middle Ages, 1000-1300.- 10. Life in Villages and Cities of the High Middle Ages, 1000-1300.- 11. The Later Middle Ages, 1300-1450.- 12. European Society in the Age of the Renaissance, 1350-1550.- 13. Reformations and Religious Wars, 1500-1600.- 14. European Exploration and Conquest, 1450-1650.- 15. Absolutism and Constitutionalism, ca. 1589-1725.- 16. Toward a New Worldview, 1540-1789.

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  • ISBN13: 9781137378262
  • Format: Paperback
  • ID: 9781137378262
  • ISBN10: 1137378263
  • edition: 11st ed. 2014

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