Following the odyssey of human beings throughout time, this third volume examines the modern and contemporary times, covering The Communist Manifesto, The Lusitania, Imperialism in Asia, The Russian Revolution, The Great Depression, World War II, The Cold War, Scientific Advances, The Information Revolution, and more. Filled with photographs, students will discover portraits and drawings of the people they're reading about, as well as artifacts, artwork, and journalistic coverage. Full-color images, diagrams, maps, and charts throughout. An appendix of geographic terms and concepts, atlas, glossary, pronunciation guide, and index are included. 432 pages, hardcover. Volume 3. High School.