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ISBN-10 0077367952ISBN-13 9780077367954
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ISBN-10 0077367944ISBN-13 9780077367947
Author(s): Bentley, Jerry; Ziegler, Herbert
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Copyright year: © 2011 Pages: 528
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<h2>PART I. The Early Complex Societies, 3500 to 500 B.C.E.<h3>CHAPTER 1. Before History <h3>CHAPTER 2. Early Societies in Southwest Asia and the Indo-European Migrations <h3>CHAPTER 3. Early African Societies and the Bantu Migrations <h3>CHAPTER 4. Early Societies in South Asia<h3>CHAPTER 5. Early Society in East Asia <h3>CHAPTER 6. Early Societies in the Americas and Oceania <h3>CHAPTER 7. The Empires of Persia<h3>CHAPTER 8. The Unification of China<h3>CHAPTER 9. State, Society, and the Quest for Salvation in India<h3>CHAPTER 10. Mediterranean Society: The Greek Phase<h2>PART II. The Formation of Classical Societies, 500 B.C.E. to 500 C.E. <h2> <h3>CHAPTER 11. Mediterranean Society: The Roman Phase <h3>CHAPTER 12. Cross-Cultural Exchanges on the Silk Roads <h2> PART III. The Postclassical Era, 500 to 1000 C.E.<h3>CHAPTER 13. The Expansive Realm of Islam<h3>CHAPTER 14. The Resurgence of Empire in East Asia <h3>CHAPTER 15. India and the Indian Ocean Basin <h3>CHAPTER 16. The Two Worlds of Christendom<h2>PART IV. The Acceleration of Cross-Cultural Interaction, 1000 to 1500 C.E. <h3>CHAPTER 17. Nomadic Empires and Eurasian Integration<h3>CHAPTER 18. States and Societies of Sub-Saharan Africa <h3>CHAPTER 19. The Increasing Influence of Europe<h3>CHAPTER 20. Worlds Apart: The Americas and Oceania<h3>CHAPTER 21. Reaching Out: Expanding Horizons of Cross-Cultural Interaction <h2>PART V. The Origins of Global Interdependence, 1500 to 1800<h3>CHAPTER 22. Transoceanic Encounters and Global Connections

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