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Published by Berkshire Publishing Group .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Reference works,
  • History: World,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • World history,
  • World - General,
  • Reference,
  • Civilization,
  • Social History

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliam H. McNeill (Editor), Jerry H. Bentley (Editor), David Christian (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages2220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8581936M
ISBN 100974309109
ISBN 109780974309101

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"The renowned Berkshire Encyclopedia of World Sport provides comprehensive coverage of the culture, history, and business of sports around the world. The third edition brings the study of sports into the 21st century and includes new coverage of women's sports and extreme sports The edition is designed for use in world history, regional history, international relations, global studies. Berkshire's ongoing work with the original group of authors and with dozens of world history teachers (who embraced not only the Encyclopedia but a spin-off classroom publication, This Fleeting World by David Christian) has helped to shape the new, expanded, updated, Written by the world s leading world historians, edited to be appealing to. entriesFrom the big bang to the 21st century, this renowned encyclopedia provides an integrated view of human and universal history. Eminent scholars examine environmental and social issues by exploring connections and interactions made over time (and across cultures and locales) through trade, warfare, migrations, religion, and new articles, and 1, illustrations.   McNeill, W. (). Berkshire encyclopedia of world history (2nd ed.). Great Barrington, Mass.: Berkshire Publishing Group. Reviewed by: Kelly Cundiff Reference Type: Encyclopedia Call Number: ISBN Content/Scope: This 6 volume set covers world history by comparing cultures, discussing trade patterns, and giving background information /5.

  Christian, who teaches world history at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia, has published several books with Berkshire. In addition to contributing to the aforementioned encyclopedia. Book Title:Berkshire Encyclopedia Of World History: Five Volume Set. The "Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History" is the first true encyclopedic reference on world history. It is designed to meet the needs of students, teachers, and scholars who seek to explore and understand the panorama of our shared human history. The encyclopedia takes a.   The "Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History" is the first true encyclopedic reference on world history. It is designed to meet the needs to students, teachers, and scholars who seek to explore and understand teh panorama of our shared human history. The encyclopedia takes a dynamic world history perspective, showing connections, interactions Reviews: 2.   Book Reviews Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History. Edited by william h. mcneill et al. Great Barrington, Mass.: Berkshire Publishing, 2, pp. $ (cloth). The Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History is neither the first nor the only encyclopedic reference work on world history. Indeed, the authoritative guide to all of human history has for decades been the best-selling.