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The Resource A people's history of the world, Chris Harman

A people's history of the world, Chris Harman

Label
A people's history of the world
Title
A people's history of the world
Statement of responsibility
Chris Harman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Harman, Chris
Dewey number
909
Index
index present
LC call number
D20
LC item number
.H35 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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World history
Label
A people's history of the world, Chris Harman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "From the Stone Age to the new millennium"--Cover
  • Originally published: London : Bookmarks, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1: The rise of class societies: The neolithic 'revolution' -- The first civilisations -- The first class divisions -- Women's oppression -- The first 'Dark ages' -- Pt. 2: The ancient world: Iron and empires -- Ancient India -- The first Chinese empires -- The Greek city states -- Rome's rise and fall -- The rise of Christianity -- Pt. 3: The 'Middle Ages': The centuries of chaos -- China: the rebirth of the empire -- Byzantium: the living fossil -- The Islamic revolutions -- The African civilisations -- European feudalism -- Pt. 4: Great transformation: The conquest of the New Spain -- Renaissance to reformation -- The birth pangs of a new order -- The last flowering of Asia's empires -- Pt. 5: The spread of the new order: A time of social peace -- From superstition to science -- The enlightenment -- Slavery and wage slavery -- Slavery and racism -- The economics of 'free labour' -- Pt. 6: The world turned upside down: American prologue -- The French Revolution -- Jacobinism outside France -- The retreat of reason -- The industrial revolution -- The birth of Marxism -- 1848 -- The American Civil War -- The conquest of the East -- The Japanese exception -- Storming heaven: the Paris Commune -- PT. 7: The century of hope and horror: The world of capital -- World war and world revolution -- Europe in turmoil -- Revolt in the colonial world -- The 'Golden Twenties' -- The great slump -- Strangled hope: 1934-36 -- Midnight in the century -- The Cold War -- The new world disorder
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vii, 729 p.
Isbn
9781844672387
Lccn
2008297804
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn181140144
  • (OCoLC)181140144
  • 1149698
Label
A people's history of the world, Chris Harman
Publication
Note
  • "From the Stone Age to the new millennium"--Cover
  • Originally published: London : Bookmarks, 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1: The rise of class societies: The neolithic 'revolution' -- The first civilisations -- The first class divisions -- Women's oppression -- The first 'Dark ages' -- Pt. 2: The ancient world: Iron and empires -- Ancient India -- The first Chinese empires -- The Greek city states -- Rome's rise and fall -- The rise of Christianity -- Pt. 3: The 'Middle Ages': The centuries of chaos -- China: the rebirth of the empire -- Byzantium: the living fossil -- The Islamic revolutions -- The African civilisations -- European feudalism -- Pt. 4: Great transformation: The conquest of the New Spain -- Renaissance to reformation -- The birth pangs of a new order -- The last flowering of Asia's empires -- Pt. 5: The spread of the new order: A time of social peace -- From superstition to science -- The enlightenment -- Slavery and wage slavery -- Slavery and racism -- The economics of 'free labour' -- Pt. 6: The world turned upside down: American prologue -- The French Revolution -- Jacobinism outside France -- The retreat of reason -- The industrial revolution -- The birth of Marxism -- 1848 -- The American Civil War -- The conquest of the East -- The Japanese exception -- Storming heaven: the Paris Commune -- PT. 7: The century of hope and horror: The world of capital -- World war and world revolution -- Europe in turmoil -- Revolt in the colonial world -- The 'Golden Twenties' -- The great slump -- Strangled hope: 1934-36 -- Midnight in the century -- The Cold War -- The new world disorder
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vii, 729 p.
Isbn
9781844672387
Lccn
2008297804
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn181140144
  • (OCoLC)181140144
  • 1149698

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