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Product Description: Rise and Decline of Civilizations: Lessons for the Jewish People is a thought experiment in which the author examines the work of 23 historians of the last 2,400 years, from Thucydides to Jared Diamond, who describe the rise and decline of nations and civilizations...read more
By Shimon Peres (foreword by)

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9781618113771 | Academic Studies Pr, January 15, 2014, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: Rise and Decline of Civilizations: Lessons for the Jewish People is a thought experiment in which the author examines the work of 23 historians of the last 2,400 years, from Thucydides to Jared Diamond, who describe the rise and decline of nations and civilizations.

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Product Description: See context and make connections across the humanities.   The Humanities: Culture, Continuity and Change, now in a third edition, has become, in a very short period of time, the best selling Introduction to Humanities text on the market...read more

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9780205983209, titled "The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change: 1600 to the Present" | 3 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, January 18, 2014), cover price $126.00 | About this edition: You can also purchase a loose-leaf print reference to complement Revel The humanities: Culture, Continuity, & Change .
9780205978212, titled "The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change: 1600 to the Present" | 3 edition (Prentice Hall, January 8, 2014), cover price $185.00 | About this edition: See context and make connections across the humanities.
9780205013357, titled "The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change: 1600 to the Present" | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, February 18, 2011), cover price $166.40 | About this edition: For an undergraduate introductory level course in the humanities.
9780205723393, titled "The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change: 1600 to the Present" | 1 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, December 9, 2008), cover price $123.20 | About this edition: The Humanities by Henry M.
9780130862617 | 1 edition (Prentice Hall, December 14, 2007), cover price $102.20 | About this edition: The Humanities by Henry M.
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Product Description: "See context and make connections across the humanities." "The Humanities: Culture, Continuity and Change, " now in a third edition, has become, in a very short period of time, the best selling Introduction to Humanities text on the market...read more

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9780133828016, titled "The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change: Prehistory to 1600" | 3 pck unbn edition (Prentice Hall, May 11, 2014), cover price $134.67 | About this edition: "See context and make connections across the humanities.
9780205983216, titled "The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change: Prehistory to 1600" | 3 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, January 18, 2014), cover price $126.00 | About this edition: You can also purchase a loose-leaf print reference to complement Revel The Humanities: Culture, Continuity, & Change, Volume 1 .
9780205973132, titled "The Humanities: Culture, Continuity & Change: Prehistory to 1600" | 3 pap/psc edition (Prentice Hall, January 8, 2014), cover price $185.00 | About this edition: See context and make connections across the humanities.
9780205006441 | 2 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, July 3, 2011), cover price $165.07 | About this edition: For an undergraduate introductory level course in the humanities.
9780205246250 | 2 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, June 19, 2011), cover price $173.07 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
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Product Description: A fascinating exploration of the history of memory and human civilizationMemory makes us human. No other animal carries in its brain so many memories of such complexity nor so regularly revisits those memories for happiness, safety, and the accomplishment of complex tasks...read more

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9780312620318 | St Martins Pr, August 21, 2012, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: A fascinating exploration of the history of memory and human civilizationMemory makes us human.

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9781250023230 | Griffin, December 17, 2013, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A fascinating exploration of the history of memory and human civilizationMemory makes us human.

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Product Description: This volume contains 17 essays with fresh new approaches to cultural history from 17 authors that belong to different academic disciplines, including archaeology, art history, classical languages, ethnology, fashion studies, history, history of ideas, history of religion, literature studies, and media studies...read more
By Anna Kallen (editor)

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9789187351273 | Nordic Academic Pr, October 1, 2013, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This volume contains 17 essays with fresh new approaches to cultural history from 17 authors that belong to different academic disciplines, including archaeology, art history, classical languages, ethnology, fashion studies, history, history of ideas, history of religion, literature studies, and media studies.

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Product Description: Rise and Decline of Civilizations: Lessons for the Jewish People is a thought experiment in which the author examines the work of 23 historians of the last 2,400 years, from Thucydides to Jared Diamond, who describe the rise and decline of nations and civilizations...read more

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9781618112767 | Academic Studies Pr, January 15, 2014, cover price $69.00 | About this edition: Rise and Decline of Civilizations: Lessons for the Jewish People is a thought experiment in which the author examines the work of 23 historians of the last 2,400 years, from Thucydides to Jared Diamond, who describe the rise and decline of nations and civilizations.

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Product Description: From the Stone Age to the Internet Age, this book tells the story of human sociocultural evolution. It describes the conditions under which hunter-gatherers, horticulturalists, agricultural states, and industrial capitalist societies formed, flourished, and declined...read more

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9781612053288 | Paradigm Pub, August 30, 2013, cover price $86.95 | About this edition: From the Stone Age to the Internet Age, this book tells the story of human sociocultural evolution.

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Product Description: The Cultural History Reader is the first volume to collect together the distinctive contributions made by cultural historians across the spectrum of historiographical methods. It offers a unique view into the insights to be gained from examining how cultural factors have shaped people's experiences of the world and guided their actions...read more
By Ben Marsden (editor)

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9780415520423 | Routledge, November 7, 2013, cover price $235.00 | About this edition: The Cultural History Reader is the first volume to collect together the distinctive contributions made by cultural historians across the spectrum of historiographical methods.

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9780415520430 | Routledge, December 4, 2013, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: The Cultural History Reader is the first volume to collect together the distinctive contributions made by cultural historians across the spectrum of historiographical methods.

By Roy T. Matthews (editor) and F. Dewitt Platt (editor)

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9780077494735 | 8 edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, February 5, 2013), cover price $91.95

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Product Description: Chronologically organized, this two-volume survey presents the cultural achievements of Western civilization--art, music, history, literature, theater, film, and the other arts--within their historical contexts. Includes hundreds of illustrations, "personal perspective" boxes that bring to life the events of the day, and brief sections at the end of each chapter describing the cultural legacy of the era discussed...read more
By Roy T. Matthews (editor) and F. Dewitt Platt (editor)

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9780077494728 | McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, February 5, 2013, cover price $91.95 | About this edition: Chronologically organized, this two-volume survey presents the cultural achievements of Western civilization--art, music, history, literature, theater, film, and the other arts--within their historical contexts.

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Product Description: It takes more than 10 billion years to create just the right conditions on one planet for life to begin. It takes another three billion years of evolving life forms until it finally happens, a primate super species emerges: mankind...read more

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9780762447039 | Running Pr Book Pub, October 30, 2012, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: It takes more than 10 billion years to create just the right conditions on one planet for life to begin.

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Product Description: Recognized as one of the most important works of sociology in the last century, On the Process of Civilisation has been influential and widely discussed across the whole range of the humanities and social sciences. This sumptuous new edition includes color plates of all the 13 drawings from Das Mittelaterliche Hausbuch to which Elias refers in his famous discussion of `Scenes from the life of a knight...read more

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9781906359041 | Revised edition (Univ College Dublin Pr, September 15, 2012), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Recognized as one of the most important works of sociology in the last century, On the Process of Civilisation has been influential and widely discussed across the whole range of the humanities and social sciences.

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Product Description: Ideas can, and do, change the world. Just as Marxism, existentialism, and feminism shaped the last century, so are fundamentalism, globalization, and bioethics transforming our world now. In Ideas That Matter, renowned philosopher A...read more

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9780465019342 | Basic Books, March 30, 2010, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ideas can, and do, change the world.

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9780465025213 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, January 3, 2012), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Ideas can, and do, change the world.

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Product Description: The Crisis:Best-selling author and visionary scientist Gregg Braden suggests that the hottest topics that divide us as families, cultures, and nations-seemingly disparate issues such as war, terrorism, abortion, genocide, poverty, economic collapse, climate change, and nuclear threats-are actually related...read more

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9781401929190 | Hay House Inc, October 15, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition:  The Crisis:Best-selling author and visionary scientist Gregg Braden suggests that the hottest topics that divide us as families, cultures, and nations—seemingly disparate issues such as war, terrorism, abortion, genocide, poverty, economic collapse, climate change, and nuclear threats—are actually related.

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9781401929220 | 1 edition (Hay House Inc, October 15, 2012), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: The Crisis:Best-selling author and visionary scientist Gregg Braden suggests that the hottest topics that divide us as families, cultures, and nations-seemingly disparate issues such as war, terrorism, abortion, genocide, poverty, economic collapse, climate change, and nuclear threats-are actually related.

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9781848503236, titled "Deep Truth: Igniting the Memory of Our Origin, History, Destiny and Fate" | Unabridged edition (Gardners Books, December 5, 2011), cover price $40.90 | About this edition: A new world is emerging before our eyes, while the unsustainable world of the past struggles to continue.
9781401929213 | Abridged edition (Hay House Audio, October 15, 2011), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: A new world is emerging before our eyes, while the unsustainable world of the past struggles to continue.

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Product Description: Why do cultures commit suicide? Why are we witnessing a new great extinction of peoples? Why is the economic crisis really a spiritual crisis? Probing the inner workings of civilization in a tour d'horizon of cultural decline, Spengler argues that Europe's postnational, secular dystopia is a death trap, that the onslaught of modernity has plunged Islam into an even greater crisis, and that the destiny of nations is decided in the human heart, by religion...read more

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9781614122029 | Rvp Pub Inc, September 19, 2011, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Why do cultures commit suicide?

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Product Description: The expression ‘cultural history’ is generally used today to signal a particular approach to history, one which could be applied to any object, and is mainly concerned with the sense men and women from the past gave to the world they lived in...read more

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9780415667753 | Routledge, December 1, 2011, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: The expression ‘cultural history’ is generally used today to signal a particular approach to history, one which could be applied to any object, and is mainly concerned with the sense men and women from the past gave to the world they lived in.

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9780415667760 | Routledge, December 1, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The expression ‘cultural history’ is generally used today to signal a particular approach to history, one which could be applied to any object, and is mainly concerned with the sense men and women from the past gave to the world they lived in.

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Product Description: [This is the Audiobook CD Library Edition in vinyl case.]Original, stunning, and provocative, How Civilizations Die (And Why Islam Is Dying Too) shows the power of religion to save--or doom--a society and why, if we stick to our principles, we will emerge as leader of another American century...read more
By David P. Goldman and Tom Weiner (narrator)

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9781455111701 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 20, 2011), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: [This is the Audiobook CD Library Edition in vinyl case.

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Product Description: [This is the MP3CD audiobook format.]Original, stunning, and provocative, How Civilizations Die shows the power of religion to save--or doom--a society and why, if we stick to our principles, we will emerge as leader of another American century...read more

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9781596982734 | Regnery Pub, September 19, 2011, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: You’ve heard about the Death of the West.

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9781455111718 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 20, 2011), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Original, stunning, and provocative, How Civilizations Die shows the power of religion to save--or doom--a society and why, if we stick to our principles, we will emerge as leader of another American century.
9781455111725, titled "How Civilizations Die (And Why Islam Is Dying Too): And Why Islam Is Dying Too" | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 20, 2011), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [This is the MP3CD audiobook format.

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Product Description: Most people's knowledge of world history is hazy and incomplete at best. This updated No-Nonsense Guide gives a full picture, revealing the hidden histories and communities left out of conventional history books—from the civilizations of Africa, Asia, and Latin America to the history of women...read more

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9781780260334 | 3 edition (New Internationalist Pubns Inc, August 16, 2011), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Most people's knowledge of world history is hazy and incomplete at best.
9781897071168 | Between the Lines, August 15, 2006, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: What are the hidden stories and communities left out of conventional history textbooks?
9781904456476 | New Internationalist Pubns Inc, August 3, 2006, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Who was the first black queen?
9781859843550 | Verso Books, November 1, 2001, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: When it comes to world history, battles in tiny corners of Europe and the love affairs of kings often obscure the big picture.

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Product Description: Lately, Islam has been enduring considerable pressure and criticism for its violent nature and its involvement with anti-social activities, such as terrorism, assassinations, suicide bombings, etc. Some evidence of the growing awareness of Islam and its efforts of peaceful co-existence has come to light in the form of increased interest in reading history and about the past events...read more

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9781426975196 | Trafford on Demand Pub, August 31, 2011, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Lately, Islam has been enduring considerable pressure and criticism for its violent nature and its involvement with anti-social activities, such as terrorism, assassinations, suicide bombings, etc.

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9781426975189 | Trafford on Demand Pub, August 31, 2011, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Lately, Islam has been enduring considerable pressure and criticism for its violent nature and its involvement with anti-social activities, such as terrorism, assassinations, suicide bombings, etc.

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Product Description: Checklist of Civilizations and Culture contains all known principal civilizations and cultures of the world, with such definition as is possible of their area and time, their subdivisions and periods, and a brief indication of their character...read more
By A. L. Kroeber and Lionel Tiger (introduced by)

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9781412818537 | Aldine De Gruyter, July 27, 2011, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Checklist of Civilizations and Culture contains all known principal civilizations and cultures of the world, with such definition as is possible of their area and time, their subdivisions and periods, and a brief indication of their character.

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Product Description: In the tradition of his own bestselling masterpieces The Story of Civilization and The Lessons of History, Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Will Durant traces the lives and ideas of those who have helped to define civilization, from its dawn to the beginning of the modern world...read more

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9780743226127 | Touchstone Books, November 1, 2001, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Celebrates the lives, ideas, and accomplishments of the men and women who transformed human civilization, spanning thousands of years of human history, from ancient times to the eighteenth century.

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9780743235945 | Simon & Schuster, January 28, 2012, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: In the tradition of his own bestselling masterpieces The Story of Civilization and The Lessons of History, Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Will Durant traces the lives and ideas of those who have helped to define civilization, from its dawn to the beginning of the modern world.

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9781572703445 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, December 1, 2003), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Celebrates the lives, ideas, and accomplishments of the men and women who transformed human civilization, spanning thousands of years of human history, from ancient times to the eighteenth century.

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9781572703438 | Unabridged edition (Audio Partners, December 1, 2003), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Celebrates the lives, ideas, and accomplishments of the men and women who transformed human civilization, spanning thousands of years of human history, from ancient times to the eighteenth century.

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Product Description: The history of civilization told through the story of man’s relation to and use of seeds. Seeds have influenced evolution, and for millennia they have influenced and sometimes determined where and how we live. This is an epic tale, given added enchantment by the fact that to most of us seeds mean little more than tiny objects in paper packets: who thinks first of rice, wheat, coffee, nuts, peas, beans, or olives? Here, Peter Thompson unfolds the absorbing history of how, after centuries of investigation, we finally discovered what seeds do and how they work...read more

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9780500251706 | Thames & Hudson, September 30, 2010, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The history of civilization told through the story of man’s relation to and use of seeds.

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Product Description: Numerous nations have in one way or another engaged with the cultures of classical Greece and Rome. What impact does the classical past have on ideas of the nation, nationhood, nationality, and what effect does the national space have on classical culture? How has classical culture been imagined in various national traditions, what importance has it had within them, and for whom? This collection of essays by an international team of experts tackles the vexed relationship between Classics and national cultures, presenting essays on many regions, including China, India, Mexico, Japan, and South Africa, as well as Germany, Greece, and Italy...read more
By Phiroze Vasunia (editor)

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9780199212989 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, August 6, 2010, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Numerous nations have in one way or another engaged with the cultures of classical Greece and Rome.

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Product Description: Business Data Communications, 6/e,is ideal for use in Business Data Communications, Data Communications, and introductory Networking for Business courses. Business Data Communications, 6/e,covers the fundamentals of data communications, networking, distributed applications, and network management and security...read more

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9780131442573 | 5 sub edition (Prentice Hall, March 1, 2004), cover price $122.00 | About this edition: The fifth edition of this popular book presents the fundamental concepts of data communications, networking, distributed applications, and network management and security; and uses real world case studies to explicate business environment and business management and staff issues.
9780130882639 | 4th edition (Prentice Hall, July 1, 2000), cover price $97.00 | About this edition: For courses in Business Data Communications, Data Communications and Introductory Networking for business students.
9780135945810 | 3 sub edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 1997), cover price $86.00 | About this edition: Best-selling author William Stallings presents the concepts of data and information communication in a way that relates specifically to the concerns of business management and staff.
9780024154330 | 2nd edition (Macmillan Coll Div, January 1, 1994), cover price $66.00 | also contains The History of Science and the New Humanism
9780024154330 | 2nd edition (Macmillan Coll Div, January 1, 1994), cover price $66.00 | also contains The History of Science and the New Humanism
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