By Candice Goucher,Linda Walton

World heritage: trips from previous to Present makes use of universal issues to provide an built-in and accomplished survey of human background from its origins to the current day. by means of weaving jointly thematic and neighborhood views in coherent chronological narratives, Goucher and Walton rework the overpowering sweep of the human prior right into a really international tale that's suitable to the modern problems with our time.

Revised and up-to-date all through, the second one variation of this leading edge textbook combines transparent chronological development with thematically centred chapters. during this quantity, chapters are divided into 3 components as follows:

PART 1. EMERGENCE (Human origins to 500 CE)

PART 2. ORDER (1 CE-1500 CE)

PART three. CONNECTIONS (500-1600 CE)

The accelerated new version positive aspects a magnificent full-color layout with a bunch of illustrations, maps and first resource excerpts built-in all through. bankruptcy establishing timelines provide context for the fabric forward, whereas finish of bankruptcy questions and annotated extra assets supply scholars with the instruments for self sufficient research. every one bankruptcy and half boasts introductory and precis essays that consultant the reader in comprehending the suitable theme.

In addition, the better half web site bargains a variety of assets together with an interactive historic timeline, an quintessential research talents part for college students, assistance for educating and studying thematically, and PowerPoint slides, lecture fabric and dialogue questions in a password safe region for teachers. This textbook presents a easy advent for all scholars of worldwide heritage, incorporating thematic views that inspire serious considering, hyperlink to globally correct modern matters, and stimulate additional study.

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