Cengage Advantage Books: The Earth and Its Peoples, Volume 1
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Authors : Richard W. Bulliet; Pamela Kyle Crossley; Daniel R. Headrick; Steven W. Hirsch; Lyman L. Johnson; David Northrup

9780495903703

448 Pages  Paperback 

5th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2009

©2011 , Published

$67.50

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Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: THE EARTH AND ITS PEOPLES, Fifth Edition, offers readers the complete THE EARTH AND ITS PEOPLES, Fifth Edition, text in an affordable format. This two-color version of the text includes the complete core... more

Features

"Environment and Technology" essays in the odd-numbered chapters reinforce the central theme of the text by highlighting and comparing technological developments over time, such as ancient astronomy and gas lighting.

"Diversity and Dominance" boxes in the even-numbered chapters offer primary source... more

New to this Edition

New "Topic Indicators" within the narrative help students and instructors easily locate key issues, people, and events.

New "Issues in World History" essays focus on the broad themes that global historians study, such as climate change, famine and disease, and politics.

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Prepared by Carol Berkin of Baruch College, City University of New York and Betty Anderson of Boston University. This book teaches students both basic and history-specific study skills such as how to read primary sources, research historical topics, and correctly cite sources. Substantially less expensive than comparable skill-building texts, The History Handbook also offers ti... more

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