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Twentieth Century World
Carter Vaughn Findley
November 18, 2005
by Houghton Mifflin Company
Written in English
Sixth Edition Plus Atlas
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You cannot properly understand current world events without understanding the history of the 20th Century. This topic takes us on a journey from the end of Imperialism through two world wars and the Cold War and brings us to our modern world. The Twentieth-Century World and Beyond: An International History since explores the history of modern relations between the U.S., Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The book's unique analytical framework--which focuses on the relationships between and among countries rather than on individual histories--helps students easily examine how the nations of the world have.
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The Twentieth-Century World is a narrative account of twentieth-century world history, with extensive coverage given to the US, Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The book uses a distinctive analytical framework in order to examine the rivalries between major world nations.
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Outlined in the book's introduction, these themes help readers effectively place historical events in a larger. The twentieth century has proven to be one of the most remarkable and turbulent in the history of Christianity.
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxix, pages: illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 24 cm: Contents: Twentieth century in world history --Origins of the new century --World War I: the turning point of European ascendancy --Restructuring the social and political order: the Bolshevik Revolution in world perspective --Global economic crisis and.
Christianity in the Twentieth Century charts the transformation of one of the world’s great religions during an age marked by world wars, genocide, nationalism, decolonization, and powerful ideological currents, many of them hostile to Christianity.
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