American People, Brief Edition: Creating a Nation and Society, Volume I, Primary Source Edition

American People, Brief Edition: Creating a Nation and Society, Volume I, Primary Source Edition

by Gary B. Nash, Julie Roy Jeffrey, Allan M. Winkler, John R. Howe
     
 

The American People: Creating a Nation and a Society
Volume I • To 1877
Primary Source Edition • Brief 5th Edition

Nash • Jeffrey • Howe • Frederick • Davis • Winkler

Experience history through the eyes of those who were there.

With 32 primary source documents, The American

Overview

The American People: Creating a Nation and a Society
Volume I • To 1877
Primary Source Edition • Brief 5th Edition

Nash • Jeffrey • Howe • Frederick • Davis • Winkler

Experience history through the eyes of those who were there.

With 32 primary source documents, The American People: Creating a Nation and a Society, Brief Fifth Edition, Primary Source Edition, has everything students need to master the course—a rich text with a clear, relevant, and balanced portrait of the social, economic, and cultural issues in U.S. history plus a wealth of original documents that help make the material come alive. In addition, “Document Analysis” questions encourage students to delve deeper into the documents and to explore how they relate to the events of the time.

Here is a sample of the primary source documents included

Benjamin Franklin, “Testimony Against the Stamp Act” (1766)
Boston Gazette, “Description of the Boston Massacre” (1770)
“A Catechism for Slaves” (1854)
Poem, “The Slave Auction,” by Frances E. W. Harper (1854)
William Lloyd Garrison, First Issue of The Liberator (1831)

A complete listing of the primary source documents can be found on the first page of this book.


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Available Versions

Single Volume Edition, Chapters 1–31 (ISBN 0-321-46471-0)
Volume I: To 1877, Chapters 1–16 (ISBN 0-321-46683-7)
Volume II: Since 1865, Chapters 16–31 (ISBN 0-321-46337-4)

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321466839
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
10/17/2006
Edition description:
REV
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.78(d)

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