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The Origins of the Modern World: A Global and Ecological Narrative

Editor's Note: A revised second edition of this book, which the author discusses in this review, was published in August 2006. BY ROBERT B. MARKS LANHAM, MD, ROWMAN AND LITTLEFIELD PUBLISHERS, INC., 2002 192 PAGES, ISBN 0742517543, PAPERBACK Reviewed by Adrian Carton The question of the relationship between Asia and world history, or how best to incorporate Asia into the broader global history teaching curriculum, has been a vexed question for teachers and practitioners for some time. In 19...

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