Revel Story and History: Western Civilization since 1550, 1st edition

  • Robert C. Davis

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For courses in Western Civilization: Volume 2 (after 1650).

Enriching historical survey with in-depth stories
With its unique approach, Revel Story and History: Western Civilization Since 1550–Present fulfills Part II (1650–present) of a Western civilization course. Through sixty in-depth stories, Robert Davis captivates students and immerses them in underlying historical issues. The selected historical figures and events, both famous and unknown, provide context for the forces, challenges, and ideologies that shaped the West.

Revel is Pearson’s newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, Revel replaces the textbook and gives students everything they need for the course. Informed by extensive research on how people read, think, and learn, Revel is an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience — for less than the cost of a traditional textbook.

Revel is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for the standalone Revel access card. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

Table of contents

1. Premodern Europe and the Ancien Régime
2. God, Government, and War
3. The New Science
4. Europe and the World
5. The Enlightened Century
6. Revolution and Its Discontents
7. The Industrial Revolution
8. The Age of Nations
9. Nineteenth-Century Ideologies and Practicalities
10. Europe’s Imperial Age
11. War and Revolution
12. The Totalitarian Tragedy
13. Europe in Flames
14. Europe Divided
15. Europe in the Balance

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Published by Pearson (September 28th 2018) - Copyright © 2019