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America in the Gilded Age: Third Edition
     

America in the Gilded Age: Third Edition

by Sean Dennis Cashman
 

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When the first edition of America in the Gilded Age was published in 1984, it soon acquired the status of a classic, and was widely acknowledged as the first comprehensive account of the latter half of the nineteenth century to appear in many years. Sean Dennis Cashman traces the political and social saga of America as it passed through the momentous

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When the first edition of America in the Gilded Age was published in 1984, it soon acquired the status of a classic, and was widely acknowledged as the first comprehensive account of the latter half of the nineteenth century to appear in many years. Sean Dennis Cashman traces the political and social saga of America as it passed through the momentous transformation of the Industrial Revolution and the settlement of the West. Revised and extended chapters focusing on immigration, labor, the great cities, and the American Renaissance are accompanied by a wealth of augmented and enhanced illustrations, many new to this addition.

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**** New edition (an earlier version is cited in BCL3). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814772096
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
10/01/1993
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
442
Sales rank:
1,082,396
File size:
6 MB

Meet the Author

Sean Dennis Cashman is the author of various popular books on American history, most recently the third edition of his classic America in the Gilded Age, also available from NYU Press.

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