Acknowledged author William J. Duiker wrote World History: To 1500 comprising 464 pages back in 2008. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0495569046 and 9780495569046. Since then World History: To 1500 textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $42.04 or rent at the marketplace.
Noted teachers and scholars William J. Duiker and Jackson J. Spielvogel present a balanced, highly readable overview of world history that explores common challenges and experiences that unite the human past and identify key global patterns over time. Thorough coverage of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, cultural, and military history is integrated into a chronological framework to help students gain an appreciation and understanding of the distinctive character and development of individual cultures in society. This edition of WORLD HISTORY continues to take a global approach to world history, with an emphasis on analytical comparisons between and among cultures throughout history. This approach helps students link events together in a broad comparative and global framework, thereby placing the contemporary world in a more meaningful historical context.