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Mastering Modern World History

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This book covers the major topics of modern world history in a clear and concise style. After a general introduction, themes are developed in more detail, with headings, key words, and phrases underlined. With its easy to follow cross-referencing and helpful problem-solving approach, this text is the ideal introduction to higher level study of modern world history.
Paperback, Fourth Edition, 664 pages
Published November 5th 2005 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published January 1st 1982)
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Anurag Vaishnav
Feb 28, 2017 Anurag Vaishnav rated it it was amazing
Factual, comprehensive and unbiased.
What else could you need from a book on world history!
Arnab Padhi
May 12, 2016 Arnab Padhi rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
NOT A FAN OF HISTORY, eh?? Well, then good news for you; this isn’t a history book, rather it is a book which analyses history. How did the world come to be as we know it? What events shaped the relations between nations? Why are some countries rivals while some are loyal to other even at the cost of world peace? Who were the people who influenced a nation and in the process the whole world? To answer all these you might have to read scores of books, but this will surely be the best you ever wil ...more
Ajit Kumar
Jan 09, 2017 Ajit Kumar rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A good book, if you want to know and understand the modern history, start from world war 1 till recent times......
Abhijit Gupta
Mar 03, 2017 Abhijit Gupta rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: world-history
An excellent introductory cum refresher text on major incidents in the history of the world. Put in a point format, it allows the reader to understand major incidents in a concise manner.
Tazar Oo
Jun 14, 2010 Tazar Oo rated it really liked it
ေကာငးသားသံုးပါ။ သမိုငးပညာရွငအမဳိးမဳိးရဲ႕ ကြဲလြဲခကအခဳိ႕ကိုလညး ထညေပးထားလုိ႔ တတိုငသေလာက ၾကားေနတဲ သမိုငးလို႔ ဆိုိုငပါတယ။ ပထမ-ဒုတိယ ကမၻာစစ၊ ကုလသမဂၢ၊ တ႐ုတ၊ ႐ုရွ၊ အေမရိကနသမၼတ အဆကဆက၊ ကပစထရိုနဲ႔ ကဴးဘား၊ တီတိုးနဲ႔ ယူဂိုဆလပဗ၊ အာဖရိကနဲ႔ အေရွ႕အလယပိုငး အာရပကမၻာ၊ ၿပီးေတာ အစၥေရး၊ သိသငသိထိုကတာမွနသမွ အၾကမးဖငး အားလံုးပါတယ။ ေကာငးသံုးစာအုပဆနေသာလညး အလြနစိတ၀ငစားဖို႔ေကာငးၿပီး (ကၽြနေတာအေနနဲ႔ေတာ) လကကမခိုငဘူး။ သမိုငးျဖစရပတစခုမွာ ဘယသူ႔ကိုအျပစတငသငသလဲ (Who was to be blamed?) ဆိုတဲ ေခါငးစဥေအာကက ျခံဳငံုသံုးသပခကေတြကလညး ေကာငးသား ...more
Shiva Gali
Aug 01, 2016 Shiva Gali rated it it was amazing
This is a total awesome book. The things that happened around the world and having international importance are presented in the book. You will find the opinions of so many historians including the author himself and so many aspects of looking at an even and it's history, why it has happened and what if it didn't happen. All the important facts behind an event are presented to make us understand more about the event. The cross references in the book are so good giving us so many details in less ...more
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Tan Jing Ling
Dec 17, 2015 Tan Jing Ling rated it really liked it
Immensely concise yet guided by a subtle narrative voice that tones down the boredom and tediousness associated with most historical non-fiction.
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Shafquat
Jan 06, 2016 Shafquat marked it as to-read
interesting in the world history.
Akhil Bansal
Aug 21, 2014 Akhil Bansal rated it really liked it
The book is just great. Gives ample amount of information about the events during the 1st world war and after that.
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