Renowned historian William H. McNeil provides a brilliant narrative chronology of the development of Western civilization, representing its socio-political as well as cultural aspects. This sixth edition includes new material for the twentieth-century period and completely revised bibliographies. An invaluable tool for the study of Western civilization, the Handbook is an essential complement to readings in primary and secondary sources such as those in the nine-volume University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization.A Handbook William H. McNeill ... Thus the Romans were never able to traverse the northern seas with ease; and it was only after a number of technical improvements had been made in ship constructiona the development of a sternpostanbsp;...
|Title||:||History of Western Civilization|
|Author||:||William H. McNeill|
|Publisher||:||University of Chicago Press - 2010-04-15|