The Heritage of World Civilizations, Combined Volume

The Heritage of World Civilizations Combined Volume For an introductory level survey of world history from Human Origins to the Present The unique heritage of world civilizations and their great religious and philosophical traditions Written by leadi

  • Title: The Heritage of World Civilizations, Combined Volume
  • Author: Albert M. Craig William A. Graham Donald Kagan Steven M. Ozment Frank M. Turner
  • ISBN: 9780205803507
  • Page: 307
  • Format: Hardcover
  • For an introductory level survey of world history, from Human Origins to the Present.The unique heritage of world civilizations, and their great religious and philosophical traditions.Written by leading scholars in their respective fields, The Heritage of World Civilizations offers compelling and thorough coverage of the unique heritage of Asian, African, Middle Eastern, EFor an introductory level survey of world history, from Human Origins to the Present.The unique heritage of world civilizations, and their great religious and philosophical traditions.Written by leading scholars in their respective fields, The Heritage of World Civilizations offers compelling and thorough coverage of the unique heritage of Asian, African, Middle Eastern, European, and American civilizations, while highlighting the role of the world s great religious and philosophical traditions This comprehensive yet accessible survey of world history has been extensively revised to provide an even global and comparative perspective on the events and processes that have shaped our increasingly interdependent world.

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    1. I've become convinced this book is part of a hazing process for young historians.Anyone who's given this more than one star indeed must loathe history greatly.Haphazard and uninspired. Pass this book up, unless you are in dire need of a head ache.Please, for the love of the gods, choose a different 'survey' text for history professors.

    2. Ug! I took an Ancient History class and had to read this book in 5 weeks!!! Ok, well, we didn't read cover to coverbut it was a vast majority of the book broken into units of Civilizations verses time periods as the book is written. Ug Ug Ug. This may cloud my perception because it was incredibly fast, but, I did find myself saying out loud "you just wrote that!" I found the repetition in facts super redundant and the flow very croweded I think either Craig, or one of the many other authors shou [...]

    3. headache,headache,headaches for class though! Not as overly dry a read as some; but also not organized very well. Information was all over the place! I enjoyed some of the random facts that you don't really need to learn though

    4. No author opinion and only facts and incidents were written that is a good thing by author to give freedom of choice.

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