J. R. McNeill is professor of history at Georgetown University. He is the author of The Mountains of the Mediterranean World and other works.
World History Association Bentley Book Prize, 2001
Books by J. R. McNeill
J. R. McNeill, William H. McNeill
Paperback, 2004Why did the first civilizations emerge when and where they did? How did Islam become a unifying force in the world of its birth? What enabled the West to project its goods and power around the...
J. R. McNeill
Paperback, 2001"Refreshingly unpolemical and at times even witty, McNeill's book brims with carefully sifted statistics and brilliant details."—Washington Post Book World