ROBERTS, J. M.
Title The New History Of The World.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition.
Edition Revised Edition.
Publisher Oxford University Press, New York: 2003.
0195219279 / 9780195219272
Seller ID 71580X1
In the New History of the World , Roberts has completely revised his monumental work for the first time, taking into account the great range of discoveries that have altered our views on everything from early civilizations to post-Cold War globalism. The chapter on human history has been completely rewritten, addressing events as recent as the relationship between the Arab and Western worlds in the wake of the September 11 attack. In addition to the revisions, the book is now available in a readers' format--perfect for a new generation of readers to open their minds to the great narrative A work of outstanding breadth of scholarship and penetrating judgments. "There is nothing better of its kind." - The Sunday Telegraph"A work of outstanding breadth of scholarship and penetrating judgments.
(Key Words: J. M. Roberts, World History, Wars, Technology, Sumer, Slavery, Spain, Romans, Poland, Ottoman Empire, Persia, Minoan Civilization, Jews, Literacy, India, Adolf Hitler, France, Germanic Peoples, Egypt, Czechoslovakia, Cereal Crops. Christianity.. British Empire, Africa, Astronomy).