University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization Volume 3

Individual volumes provide essential background reading for courses covering specific eras and periods. The complete nine-volume series is ideal for general courses in history and Western civilization sequences.

University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization  Volume 3

The University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization (nine volumes) makes available to students and teachers a unique selection of primary documents, many in new translations. These readings, prepared for the highly praised Western civilization sequence at the University of Chicago, were chosen by an outstanding group of scholars whose experience teaching that course spans almost four decades. Each volume includes rarely anthologized selections as well as standard, more familiar texts; a bibliography of recommended parallel readings; and introductions providing background for the selections. Beginning with Periclean Athens and concluding with twentieth-century Europe, these source materials enable teachers and students to explore a variety of critical approaches to important events and themes in Western history. Individual volumes provide essential background reading for courses covering specific eras and periods. The complete nine-volume series is ideal for general courses in history and Western civilization sequences.

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University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 3
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Karl F. Morrison, John W. Boyer, Julius Kirshner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-03-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

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Ancient Rome
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Matthew Dillon, Lynda Garland
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-28 - Publisher: Routledge

A companion volume to the highly successful and widely used Ancient Greece, this Sourcebook is a valuable resource for students at all levels studying ancient Rome. Lynda Garland and Matthew Dillon present an extensive range of material, from the early Republic to the assassination of Julius Caesar. Providing a comprehensive
University of Chicago Readings in Western Civilization, An Introduction for Teachers
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Eric Cochrane
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-04 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

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Language: en
Pages: 1056
Authors: Jackson J. Spielvogel
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-23 - Publisher: Cengage Learning

Bestselling author Jackson Spielvogel has helped over 1 million students learn about the present by exploring the past. His engaging narrative weaves the political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural and military aspects of history into a gripping story that is as memorable as it is instructive. Updated to reflect current
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Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: George Ritzer, Zeynep Atalay
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-01 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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