The Story Of Civilization

The Story Of Civilization PC CD-ROM entire history world Will & Ariel Durant 

Application 

Windows 

World Library 

1994 

CD 

$219.99
Packaging
The Story of Civilization is a CD-ROM version of Will and Ariel Durant's 11 volume The Story of Civilization. It includes over 800 illustrations, photos and maps, plus a documentary of the Durants. In addition, all of the texts are searchable by word, phrase and date.

The Story of Civilization by Will and Ariel Durant is an eleven-volume set of books on CD-ROM. It was written over a lifetime, and it totals two million words. The series is incomplete: in the first book of the series (Our Oriental Heritage, which covers the history of the East through 1933), Mr. Durant stated that he wanted to include the history of the West through the early 20th century. However, the series ends with The Age of Napoleon since the Durants died before any additional volumes could be completed.

Titles: Search texts by title. You can access a document by highlighting it and clicking on Read Text or by double-clicking on the title of the document. To see the table of contents for a particular volume, click on Expand TOC.

Authors: Search texts by author. Click on an author to see a list of that author's works.

Words: Search texts for specific words or phrases.

Video: Access clips of the Durant documentary.

Books on CD-ROM:

Volume I Our Oriental Heritage

Volume II The Life of Greece

Volume III Caesar and Christ

Volume IV The Age of Faith

Volume V The Renaissance

Volume VI The Reformation

Volume VII The Age of Reason Begins

Volume VIII The Age of Louis XIV

Volume IX The Age of Voltaire

Volume X Rousseau and the Revolution

Volume XI The Age of Napoleon

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