The Age of Revolution, by Charles Kovacs
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WC: Grade 8

Here is a valuable overview of world history, from the eighteenth to twentieth centuries, including the French, American and Industrial revolutions. Kovacs chooses pertinent stories to create a rich tapestry that shows the development of humankind, from medieval times-when every person had a fixed place in the social hierarchy-to the awakening of individuality in modern times.