America Past and Present: Volume One / Edition 5

America Past and Present: Volume One / Edition 5

by Robert A. Divine, R. Hal Williams
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0321002911

ISBN-13: 9780321002914

Pub. Date: 08/06/1998

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321002914
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
08/06/1998
Series:
America Series
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.02(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents vii
Maps
xi
Charts, Tables, and Figures xiii
Preface xv
About the Authors xxiii
New World Encounters
2(30)
Competing Visions: English Colonization in the Seventeenth Century
32(32)
Putting Down Roots: Families in an Atlantic Empire
64(32)
Britain's Commercial Empire: Eighteenth-Century America
96(34)
The American Revolution: From Gentry Protest to Popular Revolt, 1763-1783
130(34)
The Republican Experiment
164(38)
Democracy in Distress: The Violence of Party Politics, 1788-1800
202(28)
Jeffersonian Ascendancy: Theory and Practice of Government
230(30)
Nationalism and Nation Building
260(30)
The Triumph of White Men's Democracy
290(30)
The Pursuit of Perfection
320(28)
An Age of Expansionism
348(32)
Masters and Slaves
380(30)
The Sectional Crisis
410(30)
Secession and the Civil War
440(40)
The Agony of Reconstruction
480
Appendix A-1
Credits C-1
Index I-1

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