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Based on Bentley and Ziegler's best-selling, comprehensive survey program, Traditions & Encounters: A Brief Global History provides a streamlined account of the cultures and interactions that have shaped world history.  A focus on the human experience helps frame the broad scope of world history into a clear and concise learning experience for students. Bentley’s engaging narrative is available as a digital SmartBook™, a personalized eBook that enhances understanding by asking students to demonstrate comprehension as they read. It is also supported by engaging digital tools, such as interactive maps, that encourage critical thinking and retention of key course concepts. SmartBook is sold separately and does not come automatically with the purchase of the textbook.

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PART 5

THE ORIGINS OF GLOBAL INTERDEPENDENCE, 1500–1800 348

19 Transoceanic Encounters and Global Connections 350

20 The Transformation of Europe 372

21 New Worlds: The Americas and Oceania 392

22 Africa and the Atlantic World 410

23 Tradition and Change in East Asia 430

24 The Islamic Empires 448

PART 6

AN AGE OF REVOLUTION, INDUSTRY, AND EMPIRE, 1750–1914 466

25 Revolutions and National States in the Atlantic World 468

26 The Making of Industrial Society 492

27 The Americas in the Age of Independence 512

28 The Building of Global Empires 532

PART 7

CONTEMPORARY GLOBAL REALIGNMENTS 558

29 The Great War: The World in Upheaval 560

30 An Age of Anxiety 580

31 Nationalism and Political Identities in Asia, Africa, and Latin America 596

32 New Conflagrations: World War II 612

33 The Cold War and Decolonization 632

34 A World without Borders 656