CART

(0) items

Western Heritage, The: Volume I, To 1715,9780130277169

Western Heritage, The: Volume I, To 1715

by ; ;
Edition:
7th
ISBN13:

9780130277169

ISBN10:
0130277169
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
1/1/2001
Publisher(s):
Prentice Hall
List Price: $78.67

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$4.99

Hurry!

Only one copy
in stock at this price.

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
$1.00

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.01

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 7th edition with a publication date of 1/1/2001.
What is included with this book?
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Related Products


  • MyHistoryLab with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card -- for Western Heritage, 1-semester
    MyHistoryLab with Pearson eText -- Standalone Access Card -- for Western Heritage, 1-semester
  • The Western Heritage Volume 1
    The Western Heritage Volume 1
  • Western Heritage : To 1715; Chpt. 1 - 15
    Western Heritage : To 1715; Chpt. 1 - 15
  • Western Heritage, The, Volume 1 Plus NEW MyHistoryLab with eText -- Access Card Package
    Western Heritage, The, Volume 1 Plus NEW MyHistoryLab with eText -- Access Card Package
  • Western Heritage, The: Volume 1
    Western Heritage, The: Volume 1
  • Western Heritage, The: Volume One, To 1740
    Western Heritage, The: Volume One, To 1740




Summary

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, time-honored text presents a strong, clear narrative account of the central developments in Western history with a focus on several key themesthe development of political freedom and constitutional government; the shifting relations among religion, society, and the state; the development of science and technology and their impact on thought and social institutions; and the major religious and intellectual currents that have shaped Western culture.

Table of Contents

Part 1 The Foundations of Western Civilization in the Ancient World 1(191)
The Birth of Civilization
4(32)
The Rise of Greek Civilization
36(34)
Classical and Hellenistic Greece
70(40)
Rome: From Republic to Empire
110(36)
The Roman Empire
146(46)
Part 2 The Middle Ages, 476--1300 192(96)
The Early Middle Ages: Creating a New European Society and Culture (476--1000)
194(34)
The High Middle Ages: The Rise of European Empires and States (1000--1300)
228(28)
Medieval Society: Hierarchies, Towns, Universities, and Families (1000--1300)
256(32)
Part 3 Europe in Transition, 1300--1750 288(298)
The Late Middle Ages: Social and Political Breakdown (1300--1527)
290(26)
Renaissance and Discovery
316(36)
The Age of Reformation
352(36)
The Age of Religious Wars
388(28)
Paths to Constitutionalism and Absolutism: England and France in the Seventeenth Century
416(32)
New Directions in Thought and Culture in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
448(32)
Successful and Unsuccessful Paths to Power (1686--1740)
480(32)
Society and Economy under the Old Regime in the Eighteenth Century
512(38)
The Transatlantic Economy, Trade Wars, and Colonial Rebellion
550(36)
Part 4 Enlightenment and Evolution 586(192)
The Age of Enlightenment: Eighteenth-Century Thought
588(36)
The French Revolution
624(42)
The Age of Napoleon and the Triumph of Romanticism
666(38)
The Conservative Order and the Challenges of Reform (1815--1832)
704(38)
Economic Advance and Social Unrest (1830--1850)
742(36)
Part 5 Toward the Modern World 778(214)
The Age of Nation-States
780(34)
The Building of European Supremacy: Society and Politics to World War I
814(38)
The Birth of Modern European Thought
852(34)
Imperialism, Alliances, and War
886(48)
Political Experiments of the 1920s
934(30)
Europe and the Great Depression of the 1930s
964(28)
Part 6 Global Conflict, Cold War, and New Directions 992(76)
World War II
994(36)
Faces of the Twentieth Century: European Social Experiences
1030(38)
The Cold War Era and the Emergence of the New Europe
1068


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...