The History of the Ancient World By Susan Sensible Bauer
The History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Accounts to the Fall of Rome is historical past ebook of european civilization by Susan Sensible Baur, printed in 2007.
That is the first quantity in a daring new collection that tells the tales of all peoples, connecting historic occasions from Europe to the Center East to the far coast of China, whereas nonetheless giving weight to the traits of every nation. Susan Sensible Bauer supplies each sweeping scope and vivid consideration to the particular person lives that give flesh to summary assertions about human historical past. Dozens of maps present a transparent geography of nice occasions, whereas timelines give the reader an ongoing sense of the passage of years and cultural interconnection. This old style narrative historical past employs the strategies of “historical past from beneath”—literature, epic traditions, non-public letters and accounts—to attach kings and leaders with the lives of these they dominated. The result’s an engrossing tapestry of human habits from which we could draw conclusions about the course of world occasions and the causes behind them.