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Chapter 21 - Absolute Monarchs in Europe
Sec. 1 - Spain's Empire and European Absolutism
Sec. 2 - The Reign of Louis XIV
Sec. 3 - Central European Monarchs Clash
Sec. 4 - Absolute Rulers of Russia
Sec. 5 - Parliament Limits the English Monarchy

Chapter 22 - Enlightenment and Revolution
Sec. 1 - The Scientific Revolution
Sec. 2 - The Enlightenment in Europe
Sec. 3 - The Enlightenment Spreads
Sec. 4 - The American Revolution

Chapter 23 - The French Revolution and Napoleon
Sec. 1 - The French Revolution Begins
Sec. 2 - Revolution Brings Reform and Terror
Sec. 3 - Napoleon Forges an Empire
Sec. 4 - Napoleon's Empire Collapses
Sec. 5 - The Congress of Vienna

Chapter 24 - Nationalist Revolutions Sweep the West
Sec. 1 - Latin American Peoples Win Independence
Sec. 2 - Europe Faces Revolutions
Sec. 3 - Nationalism Case Study: Italy and Germany
Sec. 4 - Revolutions in the Arts

Chapter 25 - Industrialization and the Race for Empire
Sec. 1 - The Beginnings of Industrialization
Sec. 2 - Industrialization Case Study: Manchester
Sec. 3 - Industrialization Spreads
Sec. 4 - Reforming the Industrial World

Chapter 27 - The Age of Imperialism
Sec. 1 - The Scramble for Africa
Sec. 2 - Imperialism Case Study: Nigeria
Sec. 3 - Europeans Claim Muslim Lands
Sec. 4 - British Imperialism in India
Sec. 5 - Imperialism in Southeast Asia

Chapter 28 - Transformations Around the Globe
Sec. 1 - China Resists Outside Influence
Sec. 2 - Modernization in Japan
Sec. 3 - U.S. Economic Imperialism
Sec. 4 - Turmoil and Change in Mexico

Chapter 29 - The Great War
Sec. 1 - Marching Toward War
Sec. 2 - Europe Plunges into War
Sec. 3 - A Global Conflict
Sec. 4 - A Flawed Peace

Chapter 30 - Revolution and Nationalism
Sec. 1 - Revolution in Russia
Sec. 2 - Totalitarianism Case Study: Stalinist Russia
Sec. 3 - Imperial China Collapses
Sec. 4 - Nationalism in India and Southwest Asia

Chapter 31 - Years of Crisis
Sec. 1 - Postwar Uncertainty
Sec. 2 - A Worldwide Depression
Sec. 3 - Fascism Rises in Europe
Sec. 4 - Aggressors Invade Nations

Chapter 32 - World War II
Sec. 1 - Hitler's Lightning War
Sec. 2 - Japan's Pacific Campaign
Sec. 3 - The Holocaust
Sec. 4 - The Allied Victory
Sec. 5 - Europe and Japan in Ruins

Chapter 33 - Restructuring the Postwar World
Sec. 1 - Cold War: Superpowers Face Off
Sec. 2 - Communists Take Power in China
Sec. 3 - Wars in Korea and Vietnam
Sec. 4 - The Cold War Divides the World
Sec. 5 - The Cold War Thaws

Chapter 34 - The Colonies Become New Nations
Sec. 1 - The Indian Subcontinent Achieves Freedom
Sec. 2 - Southeast Asian Nations Gain Independence
Sec. 3 - New Nations in Africa
Sec. 4 - Conflicts in the Middle East
Sec. 5 - Central Asia Struggles

Chapter 35 - Struggles for Democracy
Sec. 1 - Democracy Case Study: Latin American Democracies
Sec. 2 - The Challenge of Democracy in Africa
Sec. 3 - The Collapse of the Soviet Union
Sec. 4 - Changes in Central and Eastern Europe
Sec. 5 - China: Reform and Reaction

Chapter 36 - Global Interdependence
Sec. 1 - The Impact of Science and Technology
Sec. 2 - Global Economic Development
Sec. 3 - Global Security Issues
Sec. 4 - Terrorism Case Study: September 11, 2001
Sec. 5 - Cultures Blend in a Global Age