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The Development of Civilization: A Documentary History of Politics, Society, and Thought, Volume 2
The Development of Civilization A Documentary History of Politics Society and Thought Volume 2 Author:Harry J. Carroll, Jr., Ainslie T. Embree, Knox Mellon, Jr., Arnold Schrier, Alastair M. Taylor Volume 2, Revised Edition (1600s - 1968) — From the Preface: — We are gratified that the first edition of "The Development of Civilization" has been so well received. Its usefulness in survey civilization courses in colleges and universities around the country has encouraged us to bring out a revised edition. The basic organization of this revis... more »ion remains essentially the same. The principal changes are the addition of new source materials and more recent interpretations.
The second volume of this revised documentary history of the world's civilizations takes up where the first left off: chronologically, it begins in the seventeenth century; in terms of purpose and method, it attempts to further the student's critical sense of history.« less