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America and Its Sources: A Guided Journey through Key Documents, 1865-present

America and Its Sources: A Guided Journey through Key Documents, 1865-present
Milestone Documents e-book  e-book
Edited by
Erin L. Conlin and Stephan Schaffrath

$19.95
© 2019
Does your survey course include significant numbers of non-majors, ESL students, or other students who struggle with large amounts of reading? Our new U.S. History II sourcebook is designed to help. Through 14 focused units, the editors guide students from important post-1865 documents to major sources from contemporary America. The sourcebook offers students the essential tools they need to examine and analyze primary sources without overwhelming them with lengthy and difficult texts. ISBN: 9781935306375

Perspectives: Debates in World Civilization

Perspectives: Debates in World Civilization
Milestone Documents e-book  e-book
Edited by
Joseph T. Stuart

$9.95 standalone E-book
© 2019
Six classroom-tested debates are featured in this innovative e-book. Built on primary sources, each debate asks students to step into the shoes of historical characters and argue for a position. As author Joseph T. Stuart says in the Introduction, "Debates have proven to be among the most successful tools in my experience as a teacher to encourage students to work with primary sources." Available via the Milestone Documents platform or through your college bookstore. ISBN: 978-1-935306-43-6

Counterpoints: Paired Sources from U.S. History, 1877-present

Counterpoints: Paired Sources from U.S. History, 1877-present
Milestone Documents e-book  e-book
Edited by
Jonathan Rees

$19.95
© 2019
This innovative e-book brings paired documents on twelve subjects together to showcase different perspectives on the same historical topic. In so doing, it helps students grapple with the complicated nature of history, how it is made, and how historians interpret the past. ISBN: 9781935306467

World Civilizations and Their Sources: A Guided Journey through Key Documents, to 1500

World Civilizations and Their Sources: A Guided Journey through Key Documents, to 1500
Milestone Documents e-book  e-book
Edited by
James L. Halverson

$19.95
© 2020
The second installment in our "Guided Journey" series of sourcebooks covers world history up to 1500. Designed for students who might struggle with large amounts of reading and unfamiliar texts, World Civilizations and Their Sources guides students through significant primary sources from the Ancient Near East and Ancient Egypt to classical Greece and Rome, medieval Europe, the Americas, and the European Renaissance. ISBN: 9781935306382

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