By Jackson J. Spielvogel
What makes an excellent global historical past textbook? Thorough scholarship and an enticing tale Glencoe global heritage is a full-survey international historical past software authored via a world-renowned historian, Jackson Spielvogel, and the nationwide Geographic Society. Experiencing global heritage and realizing its relevance to the trendy international is the target of this application. this system addresses the significance of motivating scholars and fascinating them in significant learning—learning that hyperlinks the prior with matters confronting teenagers at the present time. Glencoe global historical past addresses pupil studying on many degrees and encourages the reader to develop into actively concerned with the fantastically awarded content material.
By Alastair Finlan
The Gulf battle of 1991 heralded a brand new kind of struggle - one ruled by way of pace and excessive expertise, that yielded a remarkably low point of casualties one of the Allied forces. slightly below 1000000 Allied troops have been deployed to the Gulf area, the place they confronted not just the intense warmth, but additionally organic, chemical and suspected nuclear threats. This e-book assesses either Operation wilderness typhoon and Operation desolate tract guard, studying every one forces techniques, and the political and armed forces figures who have been concerned on either side. The operational aspect of barren region protect is additionally distinctive in complete.