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The Resource A history of civilizations, Fernand Braudel ; translated by Richard Mayne

A history of civilizations, Fernand Braudel ; translated by Richard Mayne

Label
A history of civilizations
Title
A history of civilizations
Statement of responsibility
Fernand Braudel ; translated by Richard Mayne
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DMM
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Braudel, Fernand
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Civilization
Label
A history of civilizations, Fernand Braudel ; translated by Richard Mayne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : A. Lane, 1993
  • Includes index
Contents
I. A history of civilizations. Changing vocabulary ; The study of civilization involves all the social sciences ; The continuity of civilizations -- II. Civilizations outside Europe. Part 1. Islam and the Muslim world. History ; Geography ; The greatness and decline of Islam ; The revival of Islam today. Part 2. Africa. The past ; Black Africa: today and tomorrow. Part 3. The Far East. An introduction to the Far East ; The China of the past ; India yesterday and today ; The maritime Far East ; Japan -- III. European civilizations. Part 1. Europe. Geography and freedom ; Christianity, humanism and scientific thought ; The industrialization of Europe ; Unity in Europe. Part 2. America. Latin America, the other New World ; America par excellence: the United States ; Failures and difficulties: from yesterday to the present ; An English-speaking universe. Part 3. The other Europe: Muscovy, Russia, the USSR and the CIS. From the beginning to the October Revolution of 1917 ; The USSR after 1917
Control code
ocm32245357
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xl, 600 p.
Isbn
9780140124897
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 539443
  • 463028
Label
A history of civilizations, Fernand Braudel ; translated by Richard Mayne
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : A. Lane, 1993
  • Includes index
Contents
I. A history of civilizations. Changing vocabulary ; The study of civilization involves all the social sciences ; The continuity of civilizations -- II. Civilizations outside Europe. Part 1. Islam and the Muslim world. History ; Geography ; The greatness and decline of Islam ; The revival of Islam today. Part 2. Africa. The past ; Black Africa: today and tomorrow. Part 3. The Far East. An introduction to the Far East ; The China of the past ; India yesterday and today ; The maritime Far East ; Japan -- III. European civilizations. Part 1. Europe. Geography and freedom ; Christianity, humanism and scientific thought ; The industrialization of Europe ; Unity in Europe. Part 2. America. Latin America, the other New World ; America par excellence: the United States ; Failures and difficulties: from yesterday to the present ; An English-speaking universe. Part 3. The other Europe: Muscovy, Russia, the USSR and the CIS. From the beginning to the October Revolution of 1917 ; The USSR after 1917
Control code
ocm32245357
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xl, 600 p.
Isbn
9780140124897
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 539443
  • 463028

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