AUTHORS: Kleiner, Fred S. - ©2016
The most widely read and respected history of art and architecture in the English language for over 85 years just got easier to carry. GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: BACKPACK EDITION, BOOK C: NON-WESTERN ART TO 1300, 15e is part of a six-book set that provides you with a comprehensive, beautifully illustrated tour of the world's great artistic traditions, plus all of the online study tools you need to excel in your art history course! Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts--all reproduced according to the highest standards of clarity and color fidelity. The Fifteenth Edition includes new images, new boxed features, updated maps, new architectural videos, Google Earth coordinates for every artwork and site in the text, expanded coverage of South and Southeast Asian art, and more. In addition, more than 40 reviewers contributed to the accuracy and readability of this edition. GARDNER has built its stellar reputation on up-to-date and extensive scholarship, reproductions of unsurpassed quality, the consistent voice of a single storyteller, and more online resources for students than any other art survey text. Offering a personal learning experience, MindTap provides an interactive digital platform for exploration, study, and development of critical thinking skills. It includes an interactive eBook with note taking capability, zoomable versions of images included within the text, nearly 300 videos, audio resources, image flashcards, a Guide to Studying, quizzes and critical thinking questions, and much more.