The Essential World History 9th Edition by William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel is an essential resource for any student of international history. This authoritative and up-to-date text will help you understand patterns of trajectory, change, and continuity throughout world history from ancient to modern times.
This one-of-a-kind text takes readers through each major stage of world history in chronological order. You’ll explore how preliterate societies evolved over time, learn about the development of religion, politics, and economics worldwide, and discover insight into important historical themes like slavery, industrialization, nationalism, international relations, postcolonialism, global conflict & cooperation, and more.
With its easy to comprehend language and clear organization of topics with charts diagrams and maps that help students better visualize data analysis the Essential World History provides readers with an engaging experience perfect for any student studying this all important subject matter.
No matter your level of expertise or interest in world history The Essential World History 9th Edition has something to offer everyone. In addition to detailed explanations on some of the most important historical events around the globe this text also offers readers thought provoking questions which lead to their own interesting insights into this fascinating subject area as well as suggested readings that will take your learning experience even deeper.