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  1. Essentials - Ancient History: 4500 BC to 500 AD
    Essentials - Ancient History: 4500 BC to 500 AD
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For students studying history, preparing for exams, writingpapers and otherwise engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading,yet neither do they provide too little information to be ofuse. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the politicalsocial, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. Ancient History 4500 BC-500 AD covers Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Hebrew and Greek civilization, Alexander and the Hellenistic Age, the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire, and Christianity in the ancient world. 113 pages, softcover.

    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writing papers and engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' guides provide just the right amount of information; brief explanations aren't tedious reading, yet neither do they provide too little information to be of use. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the political social, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. European History 500-1450 CE covers the Byzantine Empire, Islamic Civilization in the Middle Ages, the early Middle Ages, Economy & High Society in the Middle Ages, the church & culture in the High Middle Ages, the Late Middle Ages, and more.

    1. Essentials - European History: 1450 to 1648
      Essentials - European History: 1450 to 1648
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writing papers and engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading,yet neither do they provide too little information to be ofuse. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the politicalsocial, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. European History 1450-1648 covers the late Middle Ages, the Renaissance, the Reformation, Martin Luther, the European wars of religion, the Thirty Years' War, the Age of Exploration, the Scientific Revolution, and the Peace of Westphalia.

    1. Essentials - European History: 1648 to 1789
      Essentials - European History: 1648 to 1789
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writing papers and engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading,yet neither do they provide too little information to be of use. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the political,social, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. European History 1648-1789 covers mercantilism, the Enlightenment, Bourbon France, the Hapsburgs, the Hohenzollerns, the English Civil War, the Restoration, Peter the Great, the Papacy, the Ottoman Turkish Empire, the Baroque and Rococo culture.

    1. Essentials - European History: 1789 to 1848
      Essentials - European History: 1789 to 1848
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writing papers and otherwise engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading, yet neither do they provide too little information to be of use. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the political social, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. European History 1789-1848 covers covers the French Revolution, the era of Napoleon, the Congress of Vienna, the Industrial Revolution, the Concert of Europe. 96 pages, softcover.

    1. European History 1935 to Present
      European History 1935 to Present
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writing papers and otherwise engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading, yet neither do they provide too little information to be of use. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the political social, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. European History 1935 to the Present covers European states 1936-1936 and international relations that led to war; WWII; Post-WWII Europe; the Cold War; loss of overseas empires; Post-Cold War Era; and more. 132 pages, softcover.

    1. Essentials - Modern Chinese History: 1800 - Present
      Essentials - Modern Chinese History: 1800 - Present
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writingpapers and otherwise engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading,yet neither do they provide too little information to be ofuse. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the politicalsocial, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. Modern Chinese History 1800-Present covers Imperial China, the Opium War, the Taiping Uprising, the Civil War and the Communist Victory, Mao's Socialist Transformation, and many other political, economic and social events critical to understanding modern China. 128 pages, softcover.

    1. Essentials - United States History: 1789 to 1841
      Essentials - United States History: 1789 to 1841
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writingpapers and otherwise engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading,yet neither do they provide too little information to be ofuse. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the politicalsocial, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. United States History 1789-1841 covers Washington and the Federalist Era, the Jeffersonian Era, the War of 1812, the Monroe Presidency, the Marshall court, the Missouri Compromise, Jacksonian Democracy, Ante-Bellum culture, Manifest Destiny, and more. 112 pages, softcover.

    1. Essentials - United States History: 1841 to 1877
      Essentials - United States History: 1841 to 1877
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writing papers and otherwise engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading, yet neither do they provide too little information to be of use. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the political, social, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. United States History 1841-1877 covers Tyler, Polk, the Westward Expansion, Sectional Conflict, the Civil War, Reconstruction and more. 81 pages, softcover.

    1. Essentials - United States History: 1877 to 1912
      Essentials - United States History: 1877 to 1912
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writing papers and otherwise engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading, yet neither do they provide too little information to be of use. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the political social, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. United States History 1877-1912 coversthe New Industrial Era, the Spanish-American War, the "Americanization" of the world, Theodore Roosevelt and progressive reforms, the regulatory state and the ordered society, the election of Woodrow Wilson and more. 96 pages, softcover.

    1. Essentials - United States History: 1912 to 1941
      Essentials - United States History: 1912 to 1941
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    For students studying history, preparing for exams, writing papers and engaged in class work, these concise, 'essential' study guides provide just the right amount of information; the brief explanations aren't tedious reading, yet neither do they provide too little information to be of use. Short chapters with sub-headings explore the political social, cultural, economic and philosophical issues and developments that have made an important impact on history--exactly what the time-pressed student needs. United States History 1912-1941 covers the election of Woodrow Wilson, the New Freedom, World War I, peacemaking and domestic problems, economic advances and social tensions, the Great Depression, the first and second New Deals.

      1. The Best Test Preparation for the CLEP - Western Civilization 2 w/CD-ROM
        The Best Test Preparation for the CLEP - Western Civilization 2 w/CD-ROM
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      It's well known that test taking is stressful; lighten the pressure by being as prepared as you possibly can! This comprehensive test preparation course is designed around two practice exams based on real CLEP exams; take them in order, review the questions you missed with detailed answers, and go on to the next. When you're finished, you'll have a good idea of the areas you're strong in, and where you need a bit more practice. A review section is included for improving weaker parts. It is meant to be studied during a four-week time span, but can be shortened to two if necessary. All of the practice tests are administered by CD-ROM, just like the real CLEPS would be, and are timed and scored automatically. 264 pages, indexed, softcover. CD-ROM included on the back cover.

        1. CLEP History of the United States 2: 1865 to the Present
          CLEP History of the United States 2: 1865 to the Present
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        It's well known that test taking is stressful; lighten the pressure by being as prepared as you possibly can! This comprehensive test preparation course is designed around two practice exams based on real CLEP questions; take them in order, review the questions you missed with detailed answers, and go on to the next. When you've finished, you'll have a good idea of the areas you're strong in, and where you need a bit more practice. A review section is included for improving weaker parts. This course is meant to be studied during a four-week time span, but can be shortened to two if necessary. 230 pages, indexed, softcover.

        1. CLEP History of the United States 2: 1865 to the Present w/CD-ROM
          CLEP History of the United States 2: 1865 to the Present w/CD-ROM
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        It's well known that test taking is stressful; lighten the pressure by being as prepared as you possibly can! This comprehensive test preparartion course is designed around two practice exams based on real CLEP exams; take them in order, review the questions you missed with detailed answers, and go on to the next. When you're finished, you'll have a good idea of the areas you're strong in, and where you need a bit more practice. A review section is included for improving weaker parts. It is meant to be studied during a four-week time span, but can be shortened to two if necessary. Both of the practice tests are administered by CD-ROM, just like the real CLEPS would be, and are timed and scored automatically. 234 pages, indexed, softcover. CD-ROM included on the back cover.