Prince Alwaleed Center for American Studies and Research

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Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud Center for American Studies and Research

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A bird’s eye view, even with a fleeting glance at Will Durant’s stupendous classic on the “story of civilizations” throughout its (11) volumes (1938) from the dawn of history to modern European history in the late 18th century (the French revolution) would immediately reveal how challenging and formidable is the task of encapsulating successive epochs, eras of civilization through the history of mankind within a such a time frame of some 14-16 weeks or sessions and courses dedicated to reviews, analyses on the Dialogue of civilization, Eat and West encounter.

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