9780395527573

Earth and Its Peoples Vol. B : A Global History

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    9780395527573

  • ISBN10:

    0395527570

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/3/1997
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Table of Contents

PART ONE The Emergence of Human Communities, to 500 B.C.E. 1(91)
Nature, Humanity, and History: The First Four Million Years
4(27)
The First River-Valley Civilizations, 3500--1500 B.C.E.
31(32)
The Late Bronze Age in the Eastern Hemisphere, 2200--500 B.C.E.
63(29)
PART TWO Formation of New Cultural Communities, 1000 B.C.E.--500 C.E. 92(125)
The Early Iron Age in Western Eurasia, 1000--300 B.C.E.
95(30)
Greece and Iran, 1000--30 B.C.E.
125(35)
An Age of Empires: Rome and Han China, 753 B.C.E.--330 C.E.
160(30)
India and Southeast Asia, 1500 B.C.E.--1100 C.E.
190(27)
PART THREE Growth and Interaction of Cultural Communities, 300 B.C.E.--1200 C.E. 217(152)
Expanding Networks of Communication and Exchange, 300 B.C.E.--1100 C.E.
220(27)
Christian Europe Emerges, 300--1200
247(31)
The Sasanid Empire and the Rise of Islam, 600--1200
278(30)
Central and Eastern Asia, 400--1200
308(30)
Peoples and Civilizations of the Americas, to 1500
338(31)
PART FOUR Interregional Patterns of Culture and Contact, 1200--1500 369(112)
Western Eurasia, 1200--1500
372(26)
Eastern Eurasia, 1200--1500
398(26)
Tropical Africa and Asia, 1200--1500
424(28)
The Latin West, 1200--1500
452(29)
PART FIVE The Globe Encompassed, 1500--1700 481(168)
Global Expansion and Encounters, to 1550
484(28)
The Transformation of Europe, 1500--1750
512(31)
The Diversity of American Colonial Societies, 1530--1770
543(26)
The Atlantic System and Africa, 1550--1800
569(29)
Southwest Asia and the Indian Ocean, 1500--1750
598(26)
Central and Eastern Asia, 1500--1800
624(25)
PART SIX Revolutions Reshape the World, 1750--1870 649(144)
The Industrial Revolution, 1760--1870
652(26)
Revolutionary Changes to the Old Order, 1750--1850
678(28)
Nation Building and Economic Transformation in the Americas, 1800--1890
706(29)
Africa, India, and the New British Empire, 1750--1870
735(29)
The Ottoman Empire and East Asia, 1800--1870
764(29)
PART SEVEN Global Dominance and Diversity, 1850--1945 793(149)
The New Power Balance, 1850--1914
796(31)
The New Imperialism, 1869--1914
827(28)
The First World War and Its Aftermath, 1914--1929
855(29)
The Depression and the Second World War, 1929--1945
884(29)
Revolutions and National Independence, 1900--1950
913(29)
PART EIGHT The Perils and Promises of a Global Community, 1945 to the Present 942(3)
Decolonization and the Cold War, 1945--1991
945(31)
The Global Contest for Resources
976(28)
The World at the End of the Twentieth Century: A Global Culture?
1004

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