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This is the 9th edition with a publication date of 1/1/2007.
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Volume I: to 1740 A core text for introductory-level survey courses in Western Civilization and European History and Civilization. Written by leading scholars in the field, this authoritative text presents an engaging and balanced narrative of the central developments in Western history. Seamlessly integrating coverage of social, cultural and political history, this text is presented in a flexible chronological organization. The new Ninth Edition provides updated scholarship, expanded coverage of cultural history, the ancient Near East, late antiquity, imperialism, and the Holocaust.
Table of Contents
|The Foundations of Western Civilization in the Ancient World|
|The Birth of Civilization|
|Early Humans and Their Culture|
|The Paleolithic Age|
|The Neolithic Age|
|The Bronze Age and the Birth of Civilization|
|Early Civilizations to about 1000 b.c.e|
|Ancient Near Eastern Empires|
|The Persian Empire Cyrus the Great|
|Darius the Great Government and Administration|
|Religion Art and Culture Palestine|
|The Canaanites and the Phoenicians|
|The Israelites General Outlook of Mideastern|
|Cultures Humans and Nature|
|Toward the Greeks and Western Thought In Perspective|
|The Rise of Greek Civilization|
|The Bronze Age on Crete and on the Mainland to about 1150 b.c.e|
|The Greek ldquo;Middle Agesrdquo; to about 750 b.c.e. Greek Migrations|
|The Age of Homer|
|The Polis Development of the Polis|
|The Hoplite Phalanx|
|The Importance of the Polis|
|Expansion of the Greek World Magna Graecia|
|The Greek Colony|
|The Tyrants (ca. 700-500 b.c.e.)|
|The Major States Sparta Athens|
|Life in Archaic Greece Society|
|The Persian Wars|
|The Ionian Rebellion|
|The War in Greece In Perspective|
|Classical and Hellenistic Greece Aftermath of Victory|
|The Delian League|
|The Rise Of Cimon|
|The First Peloponnesian War: Athens against Sparta|
|The Breach with Sparta|
|The Division of Greece Classical Greece|
|The Athenian Empire Athenian Democracy|
|The Women of Athens: Social Status and Everyday Life Slavery|
|The Great Peloponnesian War Strategic Stalemate|
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