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World History: The Modern Era
Provides for comprehensive study of the emergence of the modern world, covering the history of the world from 1500 to the present. Students will learn about the evolution of modern Europe since the Renaissance; concurrent developments in Asia, Africa, and the Islamic world; the global impact of the Industrial Revolution; revolutions in France and Latin America; imperialism; nationalism; World Wars I and II; growing global powers, and more.
World History in Context
World History In Context reaches back to the ancient world — and forward to today's headlines — to deliver a chronicle of the great cultures and societies that have formed the history of the human race. Rare primary sources, reliable reference and multi-media content put this vast topic into context for students.
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OWL's Guide to MLA
The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University provides free service to the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects. This is an excellent source for writing help and citing sources correctly.