National Geographic World History: Great Civilizations

National Geographic World History: Great Civilizations

A Streamlined, Interactive Program Approaching World History As An Exploration Of Identity, Past And Present

  • Bilingual Program
  • My NG Connect

World History: Great Civilizations Ancient Through Early Modern Times

Prepare your students to become global citizens and to understand why the study of history is relevant and important.

  • Discover the story of great civilizations
  • Experience universal identity across the world and through time
  • Empower students to take an active role in events that make history every day

Both Titles Also Available in Spanish

Lexile®: 1040L

I study history because it’s
fascinating and because I can …
I love finding out how similar or
different people were from us …
I’m proud that we are excavating
the stories of families whose
histories would otherwise never
be told.

Steven Ellis, National Geographic Grantee

Print and eEdition available in both English and Spanish

  Student Digital + Print Bundles

Great Civilizations (English-Print) + myNGconnect ISBN: 9781305837164 Great Civilizations (Spanish-Print + myNGconnect ISBN:9781305837171 Ancient Through Early Modern Times (English-Print) + myNGconnect ISBN: 9781305837188 Ancient Through Early Modern Times (Spanish-Print) + myNGconnect ISBN: 9781305837195 Great Civilizations—English ISBN: 9781285352305 Great Civilizations—Spanish ISBN: 9781305646513 Ancient Through Early Modern Times—English ISBN: 9781285352312 Ancient Through Early Modern Times—Spanish ISBN: 9781305659001

World History: Great Civilizations

Comprehensive Edition Units

  • Origins of Cultures and Civilization
  • Early Civilizations
  • Greek Civilizations
  • The World of the Romans
  • Byzantine and Islamic Civilizations
  • African Civilizations
  • American Civilizations
  • Empires of Asia
  • Medieval and Renaissance Europe
  • Revolutions and Empires
  • The Modern World

Great Civilizations: Ancient Through Early Modern Times

Comprehensive Alternate Edition Units

  • Origins of Cultures and Civilization
  • Early Civilizations
  • Greek Civilizations
  • The World of the Romans
  • Byzantine and Islamic Civilizations
  • African Civilizations
  • American Civilizations
  • Empires of Asia
  • Medieval and Renaissance Europe
Print Path Digital Path
Student editions in both English and Spanish Digital Galleries with exclusive video
Great Civilizations: 175,000 BC to Present Online atlases
Ancient Through Early Modern Times: 175,000 BC to 1500 Interactive infographics
Stunning images, maps, document-based questions and Modified text for striving readers and ELLs
more to engage students Interactive Map Tool
History through treasured objects Online reference handbooks