Belhaven High Scholars Required Texts

Students now have the opportunity to purchase books online at the best available prices. You may find these sites useful:

Year One

RECOMMENDED SUMMER READING:

  • A Voice in the Wind, by Francine Rivers
    • ISBN: 1414375492; ISBN13: 9781414375496

REQUIRED TEXTS:
(Be sure to check the ISBN # before you buy to ensure you get the right book!)

  • The Holy Bible
  • Spielvogel, Jackson J.  Western Civilization, Tenth Edition
    • Cengage ISBN-13:9781305952317 or a used copy of the 9th edition, Cengage ISBN: 978-1285436401.
    • Both the 9th and 10th editions are hardback. (Please be sure not to buy the two volume paperbacks. They are condensed versions of the text, so the page numbers won't match the page numbers on your student's assignments.) It is best to use the ISBN numbers to locate the correct textbook.
  • The Bedford Guide for College Writers, 10th edition
    • ISBN: 978-1-4576-3104-7
  • Asia's Religions: Christianity's Momentous Encounter with Paganism by Dr. Lit-Sen Chang
    • ISBN: 978-1-892-63203-6
  • Norton Anthology of Western Literature, 9th edition, volume 1
    • ISBN: 978-0-393-93364-2

Year Two

REQUIRED SUMMER READING:

  • Bruchko by Bruce Olsen
    • ISBN: 978-0-884-19133-9

REQUIRED TEXTS:
(Be sure to check the ISBN # before you buy to ensure you get the right book!)

  • The Holy Bible
  • Spielvogel, Jackson J.  Western Civilization, 9th Edition
    • Cengage ISBN: 978-1285436401 or a used copy of the 8th edition Cengage ISBN-13: 978-0-495-91324-5.
    • Both the 9th and 10th editions are hardback. (Please be sure not to buy the two volume paperbacks. They are condensed versions of the text, so the page numbers won't match the page numbers on your student's assignments.) It is best to use the ISBN numbers to locate the correct textbook.
  • The Bedford Guide for College Writers, 10th edition 

    • ISBN: 978-1-4576-3104-7  
  • Introduction to the Russian Soul by Ralph and Jennifer Ennis with Paula Rinehart
    • ISBN: 9-1978-3035-4
    • Available from the Belhaven University Bookstore while supplies last; also available to download or read online free at e-bookdownload.net
  • Asia’s Religions: Christianity’s Momentous Encounter with Paganism by Lit-Sen Chang
    • ISBN: 978-1-892-63203-6
  • Norton Anthology of Western Literature, 9th edition, volume 2

    • ISBN:  978-0-393-93363-5

Digital image databases, online museums and galleries, various exploratory and educational websites, digital and printed handouts, video lectures prepared by Belhaven University professors, and online university library resources will also be provided as part of the course work.

Most of the books are used both years, adding value to your initial purchases.

It's always best to have the current edition, but if you want to try to use an older text, it might work.  Just be prepared that pages and content might not be exactly the same.