Defining Documents in World History: Middle Ages (476-1500)

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1 Volume
400 Pages
40 Essays
40 Primary Source Documents
40 Readers’ Guides
Photos, Maps & Time Line
General Bibliography & Subject Index
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Defining Documents

The following titles make up the entire Defining Documents series:

Exploration and Colonial America

The American Revolution

Manifest Destiny & the New Nation
The American West
Civil War 
Reconstruction & Development of the Industrial United States 
The Emergence of Modern America
First World War
The 20s
The 30s
Second World War
Cold War & Contemporary America
Civil Rights and the Vietnam War

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October 2015 · 1 volume · 400 pages · 8"x10"

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Defining Documents in World History:
Middle Ages, 476-1500
Defining Documents offers a broad range of historical documents on important authors and subjects in American history, with primary source documents, in-depth analysis, and comprehensive lesson plans.

Provides in-depth analysis of primary documents surrounding the most important historical events and key figures from the Middle Ages.

Defining Documents in World History: The Middle Ages offers in-depth analysis of a broad range of historical documents and historic events that shaped law, government, religion, and culture throughout the Middle Ages. The text provides in-depth analysis of more than forty primary source documents to deliver a thorough examination of events from 476 to 1500 B.C.E.

Defining Documents in World History: The Middle Ages provides detailed, thought-provoking analysis of:

Byzantium and Western Europe in the early Middle Ages
The Catholoic Church and its Vicissitudes
England and France
The Near East and Beyond
Philosophy, Religion, and Science

A historical timeline and bibliography of important supplemental readings will support readers in understanding the broader historical events and subjects in the period. An introduction for each of the major subjects covered in the title considers the significance of document analysis for students and educators.

Each in-depth chapter guides students and educators in document analysis and historical comprehension. The documents represent the diversity of ideas and contexts that define social, political, and cultural subjects throughout World History.