Author: Robert Tignor, Genre: History, Total Page: 850, Publisher: W. W. Norton, ISBN: 0393149722

The most global approach to world history, now more streamlined and accessible.

Author: Jeremy Adelman, Genre: , Total Page: 1040, Publisher: W. W. Norton, ISBN: 0393532054

A compelling global storytelling approach to world history

Author: Elizabeth Pollard, Genre: History, Total Page: , Publisher: W. W. Norton, ISBN: 0393668576

A streamlined and simplified global history

Author: Robert Tignor, Genre: , Total Page: 552, Publisher: W. W. Norton, ISBN: 0393123790

A truly global approach to world history built around significant world history stories.

Author: Robert Tignor, Genre: History, Total Page: 672, Publisher: W. W. Norton, ISBN: 0393629961

The most globally integrated book in its field, Worlds Together, Worlds Apart is unmatched in helping students draw connections and comparisons across time and place. Streamlined chapters, innovative pedagogy, and NEW scholarship, with expanded coverage of environmental history, make the Fifth Edition the most accessible and relevant yet. NEW interactive learning resources develop history skills and assess comprehension of major themes and concepts.

Author: Robert Tignor, Genre: History, Total Page: 480, Publisher: W. W. Norton, ISBN: 0393934942

The most global approach to world history, now more streamlined and accessible.

Author: James Riley, Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Total Page: 496, Publisher: Simon and Schuster, ISBN: 9781481485760

Owen and Bethany try to find their way back to each other after the fictional and nonfictional worlds are torn apart in this fifth and final book in the New York Times bestselling series, Story Thieves—which was called a “fast-paced, action-packed tale” by School Library Journal—from the author of the Half Upon a Time trilogy. Bethany and Owen have failed. The villain they have come to know as Nobody has ripped asunder the fictional and nonfictional worlds, destroying their connection. Bethany has been split in two, with her fictional and nonfictional selves living in the separate realms. But weirdly, no one seems to mind. Owen—and every other nonfictional person—have lost their imaginations, so they can’t picture their lives any differently. Then Owen gets trapped in a dark, dystopian reality five years in the future, where nothing is needed more desperately than the power to imagine. Fictional Bethany is thrilled to be training with her father as his new sidekick, Twilight Girl—until she realizes that the fictional reality will fade away completely without the nonfictional world to hold it together. In this final installment of the genre-bending Story Thieves series, Owen and Bethany will be forced to risk everything to defeat Nobody and save multiple realities.

Author: Robert Tignor, Genre: History, Total Page: 315, Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated, ISBN: 0393922103

A truly global approach to world history built around significant world history stories.

Author: Cynthia M. Duncan, Genre: Social Science, Total Page: 328, Publisher: Yale University Press, ISBN: 9780300210514

First published in 1999, Worlds Apart examined the nature of poverty through the stories of real people in three remote rural areas of the United States: New England, Appalachia, and the Mississippi Delta. In this new edition, Duncan returns to her original research, interviewing some of the same people as well as some new key informants. Duncan provides powerful new insights into the dynamics of poverty, politics, and community change. "Duncan, through in-depth investigation and interviews, concludes that only a strong civic culture, a sense among citizens of community and the need to serve that community, can truly address poverty. . . . Moving and troubling. Duncan has created a remarkable study of the persistent patterns of poverty and power."—Kirkus Reviews "The descriptions of rural poverty in Worlds Apart are interesting and read almost like a novel."—Choice

Author: Malcolm Byrne, Genre: History, Total Page: 341, Publisher: Cambridge University Press, ISBN: 9781108838528

An expertly curated and annotated collection of declassified records, revealing the inner workings of US-Iran relations after 1978.