The Making of the Modern World since the Age of Revolutions

History 280U.004

Spring 2015
Day & Time: 
M 10-12P

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Course Books

The Global Cold War by Westad, Odd Arne Cambridge University Press. ISBN: 978-0521703147 Required
Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China by Vogel, Ezra Harvard University Press. ISBN: 978-0674725867 Required
Secret Trades, Porous Borders by Tagliacozzo, Eric Yale University Press. ISBN: 978-0300143300 Required
A Superpower Transformed by Sargent, Daniel Oxford. ISBN: 978-0195395471 Required
The Great Divergence by Pomeranz, Kenneth Princeton University Press. ISBN: 978-0691090108 Required
Something New Under the Sun by McNeill, J.R. Norton. ISBN: 978-0393321838 Required
Hitler's Empire by Mazower, Mark Penguin. ISBN: 978-0143116103 Required
The Soviet Tragedy by Malia, Martin Free Press. ISBN: 978-0684823133 Required
Leviathan 2.0 by Maier, Charles S. Harvard University Press. ISBN: 978-0674281325 Required
The Other Cold War by Kwon, Heonik Columbia University Press. ISBN: 978-0231153041 Required
Field Notes from a Catastrophe by Kolbert, Elizabeth Bloomsbury. ISBN: 978-1596911307 Required
Tools of Empire by Headrick, Daniel Oxford. ISBN: 978-0195028324 Required
Power, Profit, and Prestige by Golub, Philip Pluto. ISBN: 978-0745328713 Required
Blood and Debt by Centeno, Miguel Penn State. ISBN: 978-0271023069 Required
Replenishing the Earth by Belich, James Oxford. ISBN: 978-0199604548 Required
Empire of Cotton: A Global History by Beckert, Sven Knopf. ISBN: 978-0375414145 Required
The Birth of the Modern World, 1780-1914 by Bayly, Christopher Blackwell. ISBN: 978-0631236160 Required
Global Economic History: A Very Short Introduction by Allen, Robert Oxford. ISBN: 978-0199596652 Required