Third Edition   ©2016

Ways of the World: A Brief Global History, Combined Volume

Robert W. Strayer   , Eric W. Nelson

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-02251-0; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-02251-8; Format: Paper Text, 1024 pages

A truly global narrative that helps students see the big picture.

Ways of the World is one of the most successful and innovative textbooks for world history. The brief-by-design narrative is truly global and focuses on significant historical trends, themes, and developments in world history. Authors Robert W. Strayer, a pioneer in the world history movement with years of classroom experience, along with new co-author Eric W. Nelson, a popular and skilled teacher, provide a thoughtful and insightful synthesis that helps students see the big picture while teaching students to consider the evidence the way historians do.

The third edition rolls out with Bedford/St. Martin's digital tools, including LearningCurve, an adaptive quizzing engine that garners over a 90% student satisfaction rate, and LaunchPad, the interactive e-book and course space that puts high quality easy-to-use assessment at your fingertips. Easy to integrate into your campus LMS, LaunchPad cements student understanding of the text while helping them make progress toward learning outcomes. It's the best content joined up with the best technology.

Ways of the World is available in a number of affordable print and digital editions, including an edition with sources. What's in the LaunchPad