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The Resource Milestone documents in world history : exploring the primary sources that shaped the world, Brian Bonhomme, editor in chief ; Cathleen Boivin, consulting editor

Milestone documents in world history : exploring the primary sources that shaped the world, Brian Bonhomme, editor in chief ; Cathleen Boivin, consulting editor

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Milestone documents in world history : exploring the primary sources that shaped the world
Title
Milestone documents in world history
Title remainder
exploring the primary sources that shaped the world
Statement of responsibility
Brian Bonhomme, editor in chief ; Cathleen Boivin, consulting editor
Title variation
Exploring the primary sources that shaped the world
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Key documents from all important world cultures are included, from the ancient Near East and ancient Egypt to the Greek and Roman Empires, medieval Islam, Renaissance Europe, and modern Africa and Asia. Constitutions, speeches, letters, acts, treaties, and legal cases are all covered. Among the documents included in the set are iconic legal and constitutional documents such as the Code of Hammurabi, Magna Carta, Meiji Constitution, and the Constitutive Act of the African Union; famous treatises such as the Plato's "Allegory of the Cave, " the Communist Manifesto, and Osama bin Laden's Declaration of Jihad against America; important legislative acts from the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo to the Treaty of Nanjing to the Treaty of Versailles; and cultural and political declarations such as Martin Luther's 95 Theses, Gandhi's "Quit India" Speech, and Nelson Mandela's Inaugural Address.--From publisher description
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VSLIS
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1962-
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  • Bonhomme, Brian
  • Boivin, Cathleen
Series statement
Milestone documents
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World history
Label
Milestone documents in world history : exploring the primary sources that shaped the world, Brian Bonhomme, editor in chief ; Cathleen Boivin, consulting editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
v. 1. 2350 BCE-1058 CE -- v. 2. 1082-1833 -- v. 3. 1839-1941 -- v. 4. 1942-2000
Control code
000045780142
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
4 v. (xxxv, 1872 p.)
Isbn
9781935306085
Isbn Type
(v.3)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)429024224
Label
Milestone documents in world history : exploring the primary sources that shaped the world, Brian Bonhomme, editor in chief ; Cathleen Boivin, consulting editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
v. 1. 2350 BCE-1058 CE -- v. 2. 1082-1833 -- v. 3. 1839-1941 -- v. 4. 1942-2000
Control code
000045780142
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
4 v. (xxxv, 1872 p.)
Isbn
9781935306085
Isbn Type
(v.3)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)429024224

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