Patterns of World History, Brief Third Edition
, offers a distinct framework for understanding the global past through the study of origins, interactions, and adaptations. Authors Peter von Sivers, Charles A. Desnoyers, and George B. Stow examine the full range of human ingenuity over time and
space in a comprehensive, even-handed, and critical fashion.
Approximately twenty-five percent shorter than the highly acclaimed comprehensive text, this Brief Third Edition
features a streamlined and tightened narrative. With prices starting at $24.95 per split volume, the Brief Third Edition
is one of the least expensive full-color world history textbooks
available. It is also available as an embedded eBook with OUP's online learning and assessment platform, Oxford Learning Cloud.