Fast Track: World History: Essential Review for AP, Honors, and Other Advanced Study

Authors: The Princeton Review
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
BISAC/Subject: STU009000, HIS037000, STU002000
ISBN: 9780525570233, Related ISBNs: 0525570136, 0525570233, 9780525570134, 9780525570233
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 288,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: GET UP TO SPEED WITH FAST TRACK: WORLD HISTORY! Covering the most important material taught in high school history class, this essential review book breaks need-to-know content into accessible, easily-understood lessons.

Inside this book, you'll find:
• Clear, concise summaries of the most important events, people and concepts in world history
• Maps, timelines, and charts for quick visual reference
• Easy-to-follow content organization and illustrations

With its friendly, straightforward approach and a clean, modern design crafted to appeal to visual learners, this guidebook is perfect for catching up in class or getting ahead on exam review.

Topics covered in Fast Track: World History include:
• The Paleolithic era
• Early and Classical civilizations
• The Byzantine Empire
• China, Japan, and India
• The Renaissance
• The Enlightenment
• American and French Revolutions
• Imperialism
• Colonialism
• World Wars I and II
• The Cold War
• Globalization
... and more!
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