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The Encyclopedia of world history : ancient, medieval, and modern, chronologically arranged / Peter N. Stearns, general editor.

Book Book ([2001])
Description: xxviii, 1243 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, [2001]
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  • ISBN: 0395652375
  • ISBN: 9780395652374
  • Edition: sixth edition [revised and updated].
General Note: "A completely revised and updated edition of the classic reference work originally compiled and edited by William L. Langer."
Includes index.
Contents: Prehistoric times -- Ancient and classical periods, 3500 B.C.E.- 500 C.E. -- The postclassical period, 500-1500 -- The early modern period, 1500-1800 -- The modern period, 1789-1914 -- The world wars and the interwar period, 1914-1945 -- The contemporary period, 1945-2000 -- Appendixes -- Maps -- Genealogical tables.
Summary: Completely expanded and revised, this indispensable guide to all human history now includes a searchable compact disc of the entire text and maps for quick search of dates, places, and peoples.
System Details: System requirements: PC with Pentium 200 or higher processor; Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows 2000 or Windows Me; 32 MB of RAM; 40 MB of free hard disk space; CD-ROM drive or DVD-ROM drive; SVGA 800 x 600 or higher resolution monitor; mouse or other pointing device and keyboard.
Authors: Stearns, Peter N. (Added Author). Langer, William L. (William Leonard), 1896-1977 (Added Author).
Citation: Stearns, Peter N. "The Encyclopedia of world history : ancient, medieval, and modern, chronologically arranged." Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2001.

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