Profiles in world history: significant events and the people who shaped them
Each chapter focuses on one particular event which is placed in historical context and followed by biographical profiles of individuals who played active roles in the event.
Cumulative index in vol. 8. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. v. 1. Beginnings of civilization to expansion of world powers -- v. 2. experimenting with governments to Viking invasion of Britain, 200 B.C.-A.D. 1066 -- v. 3. Crusades to building empires in the Americas, 1095-1500 -- v.4. Beginnings of the age of discovery to industrial revolution, 1400-1830 -- v. 5. British world influence to seeking alternatives to capitalism, 1750-1900 -- v. 6. Social reform to world wars, 1880-1945 -- v. 7. Reshaping nations to Cold War, 1918-1970 -- v. 8. Issues of human survival to Middle East peace process, 1960-1995.
- LCC: D21
- Dewey Decimal: 909
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: 8 v. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (set : acid-free paper) :$325.00
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