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History 101: History of Western Civilization To 1715

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History of Western Civilization to 1715 covers:

The evolution of the modern Western world is surveyed from its ancient and medieval cultural footings to the making of contemporary cultural premises in the Enlightenment.

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Western Civilization Volume I: To 1715

Jackson Spielvogel's engaging, chronological narrative 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. The clear narrative of a single gifted author makes it easy to follow the story of Western civilization.

For use in Patricia Frank's HIS 101 class. Copy available for in-library use only.

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Western Civilization-An Open Source Book

This textbook is intended to meet the curriculum requirements for St. Clair County Community College's HIS 101 course through the use of primary source content. Topics covered include ancient Greece, ancient Rome, the rise of Christianity, the Middle Ages, the emergence of Islam, and the Renaissance.

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History Reference Center Database

Covering both U.S. and world history topics, History Reference Center is a full-text database featuring historical reference books, magazines, journals and thousands of primary source documents.

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MSU Special Collections European History and Culture

Special Collections contains over 450,000 printed works, numerous manuscript and archival collections, and an extensive collection of ephemera.

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CredoReference Topic Pages

CredoReference Topic Page: Ancient History

CredoReference: Middle Ages

CredoReference: Renaissance

CredoReference Topic Page: The Enlightenment

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