The Origins of the Modern World

Written By Robert Marks
The Origins of the Modern World
  • Publsiher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 26 July 2021
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
  • Pages : 221 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 4 reviews
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The Origins of the Modern World

The Origins of the Modern World
  • Author : Robert Marks
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 221
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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The Origins of the Modern World

The Origins of the Modern World
  • Author : Robert B. Marks
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2019-07-05
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : Now in a new edition, this clearly written and engrossing book presents a global and environmental narrative of the origins of the modern world since 1400. Robert Marks constructs a story in which Asia, Africa, and the New World play major roles and points to the resurgence of Asia and the ...

Catastrophe

Catastrophe
  • Author : David Keys
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 2000-10-02
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : It was a catastrophe without precedent in recorded history: for months on end, starting in A.D. 535, a strange, dusky haze robbed much of the earth of normal sunlight. Crops failed in Asia and the Middle East as global weather patterns radically altered. Bubonic plague, exploding out of Africa, wiped ...

The Origins of the Modern World

The Origins of the Modern World
  • Author : Robert B. Marks
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2015-02-05
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : "Now in a new edition, this clearly written and engrossing book presents a global and environmental narrative of the origins of the modern world since 1400. Robert Marks constructs a story in which Asia, Africa, and the New World play major roles and points to the resurgence of Asia and the ...

The Origins of the Modern World

The Origins of the Modern World
  • Author : Robert Marks
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 221
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : This volume presents a global narrative of the origins of the modern world. Unlike most studies, which assume that the rise of the West is the story of the coming of the modern world, this history accords importance to the 'underdeveloped world'....

The Modern World System I

The Modern World System I
  • Author : Immanuel Wallerstein
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2011-05-11
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : "The Modern World System", Immanuel Wallerstein's influential multivolume reinterpretation of global history, traces the emergence and development of the modern world from the sixteenth century to the twentieth. -- From publisher's description....

Twin Tracks

Twin Tracks
  • Author : James Burke
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2010-05-11
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : Twin Tracks is a landmark book of real-world stories that investigates the nature of change and divines as never before the unlikely origins of many aspects of contemporary life. In each of the work's twenty-five narratives, we discover how the different outcomes of an important historical event in the past ...

Remaking the Modern World 1900 2015

Remaking the Modern World 1900   2015
  • Author : C. A. Bayly
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-10-22
  • Total pages : 424
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : The sequel and companion volume to C.A. Baylys ground-breaking The Birth of the Modern World, 1780-1914, this wide-ranging and sophisticated study explores global history since the First World War, offering a coherent, comparative overview of developments in politics, economics, and society at large. Written by one of the leading ...

Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy

Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy
  • Author : Barrington Moore
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 559
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : Compares the economic and social background of modern democracies and dictatorships...

Secrets of the Modern World

Secrets of the Modern World
  • Author : Alan Macfarlane
  • Publisher : Nimble Books
  • Release Date : 2011-06
  • Total pages : 98
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : Alan Macfarlane writes: Yukichi Fukuzawa (1835-1901) is arguably the greatest Japanese social thinker of the last three centuries, yet he is little known outside his native country, except to experts on Japan. Contemporaries, on the other hand, recognized his eminence and influence. The dialogue with Fukuzawa has a somewhat different ...

The Invention of the Modern World

The Invention of the Modern World
  • Author : Alan Macfarlane,Reader in Historical Anthropology University of Cambridge Fellow Alan MacFarlane, Professor
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014-04-16
  • Total pages : 334
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : From the preface: 'This is a book which synthesizes a lifetime of reflection on the origins of the modern world. Through forty years of travel in Europe, Australia, India, Nepal, Japan and China I have observed the similarities and differences of cultures. I have read as widely as possible in ...

The Origins of the Modern World

The Origins of the Modern World
  • Author : Marks/Parsons,Robert Marks,Timothy Parsons
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Pub
  • Release Date : 2002-02-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : Read online The Origins of the Modern World written by Marks/Parsons,Robert Marks,Timothy Parsons, published by Rowman & Littlefield Pub which was released on 2002-02-01. Download full The Origins of the Modern World Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Origins of Liberty

The Origins of Liberty
  • Author : Paul W. Drake,Mathew D. McCubbins
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-03-09
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : Why would sovereigns ever grant political or economic liberty to their subjects? Under what conditions would rational rulers who possess ultimate authority and who seek to maximize power and wealth ever give up any of that authority? This book draws on a wide array of empirical and theoretical approaches to ...

The Birth of the Modern World 1780 1914

The Birth of the Modern World  1780 1914
  • Author : C. A. Bayly
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release Date : 2003-12-02
  • Total pages : 568
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : This thematic history of the world from 1780 to the onset of the First World War reveals that the world was far more ‘globalised’ at this time than is commonly thought. Explores previously neglected sets of connections in world history. Reveals that the world was far more ‘globalised’, even at the ...

The Origins of the First World War

The Origins of the First World War
  • Author : James Joll,Stevenson Professor Emeritus of International History James Joll,Gordon Martel,Emeritus Professor of History University of Northern British Columbia and Adjunct Professor of History University of Victoria Gordon Martel,Gordon (University of Northern British Columbia Martel, Canada)
  • Publisher : Pearson Education
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 9780742554191
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Summary : James Joll's study is not simply another narrative, retracing the powder trail that was finally ignited at Sarajevo. It is an ambitious and wide-ranging analysis of the historical forces at work in the Europe of 1914, and the very different ways in which historians have subsequently attempted to understand them. The ...