AUTHORS: Spielvogel, Jackson J. - ©2014
Put the world today into context by learning about the past through this brief, best-selling Western Civilization text that has helped thousands of students succeed in the course. Jack Spielvogel's engaging style of writing weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. New for the eighth edition is a visual end-of-chapter summary that helps you study, along with updated scholarship and more images. Throughout the book there are also helpful tools to help you digest the reading including outlines, focus questions, chronologies, numerous maps, and boldface key terms with definitions. Also available for this edition is CourseMate, a set of media-rich study tools with interactive eBook that gives students access to quizzes, flashcards, primary sources, videos and more. (CourseMate may be bundled with the text or purchased separately.) Available in the following split options: WESTERN CIVILIZATION: A BRIEF HISTORY, Eighth Edition Complete, Volume I: To 1715, and Volume II: Since 1500.
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