This authoritative dictionary provides in-depth coverage of major recent historical events, from 1900 to the present day. It includes country entries for every country in the world, with maps and historical summaries. Additionally, the dictionary includes biographical entries on majorhistorical and cultural figures, political and military leaders, and the thinkers who influenced events. Subject entries cover international organizations, treaties, religious and political movements, as well as key incidents, places, and battles.
A comprehensive encyclopedia of world history with 538 articles that trace the development of human history -- with a focus on area studies, global history, anthropology, geography, science, arts, literature, economics, women's studies, African-American studies, and cultural studies related to all regions of the world.
The Cambridge World History of Slavery
The Cambridge World History of Slavery by Keith Bradley (Editor); Paul Cartledge (Editor)
Call Number: HT861 .C34 2011
Publication Date: 2011-03-07
The new Cambridge World History of Slavery surveys the history of slavery.