Published June 9, 2005
Textbook - 1012 Pages - 60 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780415289559 - CAT# RT307
Published June 15, 2005
Textbook - 1008 Pages - 60 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780415289542 - CAT# RT306
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This second edition has been thoroughly updated and includes discussions on 9/11 and the second Gulf War, and takes into account the latest historical research.
A comprehensive survey of the key events and personalities of this period throughout the world, it includes discussion on topics such as:
A History of the World provides a fascinating and authoritative account of the world since 1900, for general readers and students of world history alike.
Praise for the first edition:
'This book by the masterful international relations historian, Grenville, already finds primacy of place in the reading lists of most university courses as the single definitive history of this century.' – The Journal of the United Service Insitution of India
'This is an excellent overview for sixth formers or undergraduates.' – Catholic Herald
'Magnificently detailed, brilliantly written. An extraordinarily readable global history.' – Parade Magazine
Praise for this edition:
'To gain a better understanding of the world we live in, A History of the World is essential reading material and an obligatory purchase for the libraries of all tertiary institutions, as well as the bookshelves of those involved in the subject.' – F.A.Mouton, University of South Africa
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