GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, Fourteenth Edition. The most widely read history of art and architecture in the English language for more than 85 years, this beautifully illustrated book includes new features that make it easier than ever for your students to master the material. Author and award-winning scholar-teacher Fred Kleiner has set a new standard for art history textbooks, continuing GARDNER'S tradition of impeccable reliability and scholarship. The online resources brings course content to life, providing students with the tools they need to excel in your class, regardless of their particular learning styles. GARDNER has built its stellar reputation on the inclusion of the most significant images and monuments, discussions of works in their historical and cultural contexts, reproductions of unsurpassed quality, and the consistent voice of a single storyteller. The text includes a new chapter on contemporary art from 1980 to the present, coverage of over 250 new images, hundreds of images that have been upgraded for clarity and color fidelity, and additional cultural context. Online resources help students study and develop critical-thinking skills: an eBook, image flashcards with zoom capabilities, videos, audio study tools, a printable SlideGuide, and more. Reduce class preparation time with lecture tools delivered on a convenient flash drive: a Digital Image Library with a zoom feature, side-by-side comparison tools, and Google Earth integration.