A People and a Nation, Volume I: To 1877, Brief Edition / Edition 10

A People and a Nation, Volume I: To 1877, Brief Edition / Edition 10

by Mary Beth Norton, Jane Kamensky, Carol Sheriff, David W. Blight, Howard Chudacoff
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1285430859

ISBN-13: 9781285430850

Pub. Date: 01/01/2014

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The Brief Edition of A PEOPLE AND A NATION offers a succinct and spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past.

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The Brief Edition of A PEOPLE AND A NATION offers a succinct and spirited narrative that tells the stories of all people in the United States. The authors' attention to race and racial identity and their inclusion of everyday people and popular culture brings history to life, engaging readers and encouraging them to imagine what life was really like in the past.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781285430850
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2014
Edition description:
Brief
Pages:
496
Sales rank:
533,150
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. Three Old Worlds Create a New, 1492-1600. 2. Europeans Colonize North America, 1600-1650. 3. North America in the Atlantic World, 1650-1720. 4. Becoming America? 1720-1760. 5. The Ends of Empire, 1754-1774. 6. American Revolutions, 1775-1783. 7. Forging a Nation, 1783-1800. 8. Defining the Nation, 1801-1823. 9. The Rise of the South, 1815-1860. 10. The Restless North, 1815-1860. 11. The Contested West, 1815-1860. 12. Politics and the Fate of the Union, 1824-1859. 13. Transforming Fire: The Civil War, 1860-1865. 14. Reconstruction: An Unfinished Revolution, 1865-1877.

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