Here, I summarize each chapter of Wiesner-Hanks’ A History of World Societies (2018). By understanding humanity’s first steps towards modern civilization, we can acquire context to contemporary society and better realize our collective successes and failures.
Part 1 // The Neolithic Era
Originally Written for History of World Civilization I
(HIS 105, Mount Wachusett Community College)
Wiesner, Merry E. A History of World Societies. 11th ed., Vol. 1, Bedford/St. Martins, 2018.