By Lloyd Kramer,Sarah Maza

ISBN-10: 0631217142

ISBN-13: 9780631217145

ISBN-10: 1405149612

ISBN-13: 9781405149617

This vast survey introduces readers to the most important issues, figures, traditions and theories in Western historic suggestion, tracing its evolution from biblical occasions to the present.

  • Surveys the evolution of ancient inspiration within the Western international from biblical instances to the current day.
  • Provides scholars with the history to modern ancient debates and approaches.
  • Serves as an invaluable reference for researchers and teachers.
  • Includes chapters via 24 best historians.

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