History: World/International History

  • Time in World History book cover

    Time in World History

    1st Edition

    By Peter Stearns

    In this book, Peter Stearns presents the fascinating concept of time through a global historical lens. Covering both calendrical time and clock time, the volume shows how significant changes in conceptions of time are in world history, as they translate many key historical developments from…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Themes in World History

  • The British Empire: Sunrise to Sunset book cover

    The British Empire

    Sunrise to Sunset, 3rd Edition

    By Philippa Levine

    The British Empire: Sunrise to Sunset is a broad survey of the history of the British Empire from its beginnings to its demise that offers a comprehensive analysis of what life was like under colonial rule, weaving the everyday stories of people living through the experience of colonialism into the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • The 20th Century: A Retrospective book cover

    The 20th Century: A Retrospective

    1st Edition

    By Choi Chatterjee, Jeffrey Gould, Phyllis Martin, James Riley

    Three grand themes characterized the twentieth century: crises on a scale that outstripped any in human history; revolutionary ideology and action that brought social and political transformations on a global scale; and new technologies breathtaking in their pace and innovation. It was a century of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • Globalization in World History book cover

    Globalization in World History

    3rd Edition

    By Peter N. Stearns

    In this third edition of Globalization in World History, Peter Stearns explores the roots of contemporary globalization, examining shifts in the global flow of people, goods, and ideas as early as 1000 CE. Exploring how four moments in history have accelerated the process of globalization, Stearns’…

    Paperback – 2019-08-29
    Routledge
    Themes in World History

  • Textiles in the Pacific, 1500–1900 book cover

    Textiles in the Pacific, 1500–1900

    1st Edition

    By Debin Ma

    Textiles in the Pacific, 1500-1900 brings together 13 articles which include both classics and lesser-known but important works related to the trade and production of textiles in the Pacific region, extending from the tip of Northeast Asia to the other end of South America and Australia.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    The Pacific World: Lands, Peoples and History of the Pacific, 1500-1900

  • Global Reformations: Transforming Early Modern Religions, Societies, and Cultures book cover

    Global Reformations

    Transforming Early Modern Religions, Societies, and Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Terpstra

    Global Reformations offers a sustained, comparative, and interdisciplinary exploration of religious transformations in the early modern world. The volume explores global developments and tracks the many ways in which Reformation movements shaped relations of Christians with other Christians, and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-30
    Routledge

  • The Europa Regional Surveys of the World 2019: 9-Volume Set book cover

    The Europa Regional Surveys of the World 2019

    9-Volume Set, 1st Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    The Europa Regional Surveys of the World Set 2019 is a timely and authoritative reference source, vast in its scope. The set consists of nine volumes, covering all the world regions, from South Asia to North America. These can be purchased individually or together. Each volume provides a vast…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge

  • Politics in Developing Countries book cover

    Politics in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Damien Kingsbury

    Politics in Developing Countries provides a clear and reader-friendly introduction to the key factors and themes that shape political processes in developing countries. Achieving development outcomes such as reducing poverty and inequality is only possible through efficient governance, well-planned…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06
    Routledge

  • Cross-Cultural Encounters in Modern World History, 1453-Present book cover

    Cross-Cultural Encounters in Modern World History, 1453-Present

    2nd Edition

    By Jon Davidann, Marc Jason Gilbert

    One of the hallmarks of world history is the ever-increasing ability of humans to cross cultural boundaries. Taking an encounters approach that opens up history to different perspectives and experiences, Cross-Cultural Encounters in Modern World History examines cultural contact between people from…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge

  • Atlantic Lives: A Comparative Approach to Early America book cover

    Atlantic Lives

    A Comparative Approach to Early America, 2nd Edition

    By Timothy Shannon

    Atlantic Lives offers insight into the lived experiences of a range of actors in the early modern Atlantic World. Organized thematically, each chapter features primary source selections from a variety of non-traditional sources, including travel narratives from West Africa, the Caribbean, and Latin…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge

  • Plague in the Early Modern World: A Documentary History book cover

    Plague in the Early Modern World

    A Documentary History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dean Phillip Bell

    Plague in the Early Modern World presents a broad range of primary source materials from Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, China, India, and North America that explore the nature and impact of plague and disease in the early modern world. During the early modern period frequent and recurring…

    Paperback – 2019-01-18
    Routledge

  • The History of Africa: The Quest for Eternal Harmony book cover

    The History of Africa

    The Quest for Eternal Harmony, 3rd Edition

    By Molefi Kete Asante

    Authoritative and comprehensive, The History of Africa provides an accessible narrative from earliest prehistory to the present day, with unusual attention paid to the ordinary lives of Africans. This survey includes a wealth of indigenous ideas, African concepts, and traditional outlooks that have…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

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