Written from a consciously anti-enthnocentric approach, this fascinating work is a survey of the civilizations of the modern world in terms of the broad sweep and continuities of history, rather than the 'event-based' technique of most other texts.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 640 pages, index, 23 maps
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 25/05/1995
- Category: General & world history
- ISBN: 9780140124897