Author: John P. McKay, Genre: History, Total Page: 1192, Publisher: Macmillan, ISBN: 9780312666910

A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history and the stories and voices of the people who lived it. Now published by Bedford/St. Martin's, and informed by the latest scholarship, the book has been thoroughly revised with students in mind to meet the needs of the evolving course. Proven to work in the classroom, the book’s regional and comparative approach helps students understand the connections of global history while providing a manageable organization. With more global connections and comparisons, more documents, special features and activities that teach historical analysis, and an entirely new look, the ninth edition is the most teachable and accessible edition yet. Test drive a chapter today. Find out how. Download samples of Chapter 12 and Chapter 16. Or, read the preface.

Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks, Genre: History, Total Page: 560, Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education, ISBN: 9781319070267

The lively and accessible narrative and the hallmark focus on social and cultural history that has made A History of World Societies one of the most successful textbooks for the world history course is now available in a lower price format. The two-color Value Edition includes the full narrative, the popular "Individuals in Society" feature, and select images and maps.

Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks, Genre: History, Total Page: 736, Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education, ISBN: 9781319070274

The lively and accessible narrative and the hallmark focus on social and cultural history that has made A History of World Societies one of the most successful textbooks for the world history course is now available in a lower price format. The two-color Value Edition includes the full narrative, the popular "Individuals in Society" feature, and select images and maps.

Author: John P. McKay, Genre: Civilization, Total Page: 1226, Publisher: , ISBN: 0395944899

This best-selling world history survey uses political history as the main framework of its narrative, while emphasizing social history to a greater extent than in any comparable text. The text retains many popular pedagogical features from previous editions, including its short introduction, focus questions, presentation of historical problems throughout the text, primary source quotations, chapter summaries, and annotated lists of suggested readings. This edition expands its coverage of non-Western regions with the expertise of author Patricia Ebrey, a noted historian who specializes in Asian history.

Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks, Genre: History, Total Page: 1020, Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education, ISBN: 9781319070175

The new Concise edition of A History of World Societies offers an accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history in a brief, affordable text. The Concise Edition features the full narrative of the comprehensive edition, as well as a selection of features and tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. Robust primary sources in print and online help students with historical thinking skills.

Author: John P. McKay, Genre: Civilization, Total Page: 1248, Publisher: , ISBN: 0395450276

Author: Ira M. Lapidus, Genre: History, Total Page: 1019, Publisher: Cambridge University Press, ISBN: 9780521514309

An accessible worldwide history of Muslim societies provides updated coverage of each country and region, in a volume that discusses their origins and evolution while offering insight into historical processes that shaped contemporary Islam and surveying its growing influence. Simultaneous. (Social Science)

Author: Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks, Genre: , Total Page: , Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education, ISBN: 9781319303594

Sources of World Societies is an expertly crafted collection of historical sources with a variety of global, cultural perspectives from around the world.

Author: John P. McKay, Genre: History, Total Page: 544, Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education, ISBN: 9781457696336

Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time. This edition features thoroughly revised chapters by new author and Latin American specialist Jerry Dávila, an expanded primary source program in the text and online, and the best and latest scholarship throughout.

Author: Eugene Berger, Genre: Electronic book, Total Page: , Publisher: , ISBN: OCLC:1066540011

Annotation World History: Cultures, States, and Societies to 1500 offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind from prehistory to 1500. Authored by six USG faculty members with advance degrees in History, this textbook offers up-to-date original scholarship. It covers such cultures, states, and societies as Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Israel, Dynastic Egypt, India's Classical Age, the Dynasties of China, Archaic Greece, the Roman Empire, Islam, Medieval Africa, the Americas, and the Khanates of Central Asia. It includes 350 high-quality images and maps, chronologies, and learning questions to help guide student learning. Its digital nature allows students to follow links to applicable sources and videos, expanding their educational experience beyond the textbook. It provides a new and free alternative to traditional textbooks, making World History an invaluable resource in our modern age of technology and advancement.