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The Resource Millennium : from religion to revolution : how civilization has changed over a thousand years, Ian Mortimer

Millennium : from religion to revolution : how civilization has changed over a thousand years, Ian Mortimer

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Millennium : from religion to revolution : how civilization has changed over a thousand years
Title
Millennium
Title remainder
from religion to revolution : how civilization has changed over a thousand years
Statement of responsibility
Ian Mortimer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"History's greatest tour guide--Ian Mortimer--takes us on an eye-opening and expansive journey through the last millennium of human innovation"--Front jacket flap
Related
Has edition
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mortimer, Ian
Dewey number
303.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HM626
LC item number
.M675 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization
  • Social change
Label
Millennium : from religion to revolution : how civilization has changed over a thousand years, Ian Mortimer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Centuries of change -- London : The Bodley Head, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1001-1100: the eleventh century. The growth of the Western Church ; Peace ; The discontinuation of slavery ; Structural engineering -- 1101-1200: the twelfth century. Population growth ; The expansion of the monastic network ; The intellectual renaissance ; Medicine ; The rule of law -- 1201-1300: the thirteenth century. Commerce ; Education ; Accountability ; Friars ; Travel -- 1301-1400: the fourteenth century. The Black Death ; Projectile warfare ; Nationalism ; Vernacular languages -- 1401-1500: the fifteenth century. The age of discovery ; Measuring time ; Individualism ; Realism and Renaissance naturalism -- 1501-1600: the sixteenth century. Printed books and literacy ; The Reformation ; Firearms ; The decline of private violence ; The foundation of European empires -- 1601-1700: the seventeenth century. The Scientific Revolution ; The Medical Revolution ; Settlement of the world ; The social contract ; Rise of the middle classes -- 1701-1800: the eighteenth century. Transport and communications ; The Agricultural Revolution ; Enlightenment liberalism ; Economic theory ; The Industrial Revolution ; Political revolution -- 1801-1900: the nineteenth century. Population growth and urbanisation ; Transport ; Communications ; Public health and sanitation ; Photography ; Social reform -- 1901-2000: the twentieth century. Transport ; War ; Life expectancy ; The media ; Electrical and electronic appliances ; The invention of the future -- Which century saw the most change? Stability and change ; A scale of needs ; Social change in relation to the scale of needs ; The end of history? ; The principal agent of change -- Envoi: Why it matters
Control code
ocn940362359
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
403 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681772431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)940362359
Label
Millennium : from religion to revolution : how civilization has changed over a thousand years, Ian Mortimer
Publication
Note
Originally published: Centuries of change -- London : The Bodley Head, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1001-1100: the eleventh century. The growth of the Western Church ; Peace ; The discontinuation of slavery ; Structural engineering -- 1101-1200: the twelfth century. Population growth ; The expansion of the monastic network ; The intellectual renaissance ; Medicine ; The rule of law -- 1201-1300: the thirteenth century. Commerce ; Education ; Accountability ; Friars ; Travel -- 1301-1400: the fourteenth century. The Black Death ; Projectile warfare ; Nationalism ; Vernacular languages -- 1401-1500: the fifteenth century. The age of discovery ; Measuring time ; Individualism ; Realism and Renaissance naturalism -- 1501-1600: the sixteenth century. Printed books and literacy ; The Reformation ; Firearms ; The decline of private violence ; The foundation of European empires -- 1601-1700: the seventeenth century. The Scientific Revolution ; The Medical Revolution ; Settlement of the world ; The social contract ; Rise of the middle classes -- 1701-1800: the eighteenth century. Transport and communications ; The Agricultural Revolution ; Enlightenment liberalism ; Economic theory ; The Industrial Revolution ; Political revolution -- 1801-1900: the nineteenth century. Population growth and urbanisation ; Transport ; Communications ; Public health and sanitation ; Photography ; Social reform -- 1901-2000: the twentieth century. Transport ; War ; Life expectancy ; The media ; Electrical and electronic appliances ; The invention of the future -- Which century saw the most change? Stability and change ; A scale of needs ; Social change in relation to the scale of needs ; The end of history? ; The principal agent of change -- Envoi: Why it matters
Control code
ocn940362359
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
403 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681772431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)940362359

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