Stories of the Century
World History from 1900 to 2000
by Robert Gardner, Jim Parsons and Lynn Zwicky
- full colour
- 8 x 10.5
- 256 pages
- ISBN 1-55220-294-1
Stories of the Century was written to fit the Alberta Social Studies 33, Topic B (The Contemporary World - Global Interaction: The 20th Century and Today) curriculum. It is an authoritative, comprehensive history written in a narrative style to engage readers. It provides information on all regions of the globe - a world history about the whole world! The textbook includes:
- lots of photos, maps and cartoons,
- a glossary of key terms,
- Aboriginal and Francophone perspectives - great preparation for the new program of studies,
- summaries of key cultural and scientific achievements,
- study and review questions that prepare students for diploma exam.
Teaching strategies are built into the textbook. A supplementary booklet on teaching approaches is planned.
Alberta Customers! Orders should be addressed directly to the Alberta Learning Resources Centre. Stories of the Century LRC number is 526931.