Cengage Advantage Books: American Pageant, Volume 2: Since 1865 / Edition 14

Cengage Advantage Books: American Pageant, Volume 2: Since 1865 / Edition 14

by David Kennedy, Lizabeth Cohen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0495903485

ISBN-13: 9780495903482

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning


THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, 14th EDITION, enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular, effective, and entertaining texts in American history. The colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and trademark wit bring American history to life. The 14th Edition places an even greater emphasis on the global context of American history through a new feature, "Thinking…  See more details below

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THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, 14th EDITION, enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular, effective, and entertaining texts in American history. The colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and trademark wit bring American history to life. The 14th Edition places an even greater emphasis on the global context of American history through a new feature, "Thinking Globally." Additional pedagogical features make THE AMERICAN PAGEANT accessible to students: chronologies in each chapter provide a context for the major periods in American history, while other features present primary sources, scholarly debates, and key historical figures for analysis. To meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality survey text, CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, COMPACT 14e, offers readers the complete text in an economically priced format. All volumes feature a paperbound, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495903482
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


22. The Ordeal of Reconstruction, 1865-1877. Part IV: FORGING AN INDUSTRIAL SOCIETY, 1869-1909. 23. Political Paralysis in the Gilded Age, 1869-1896. 24. Industry Comes of Age, 1865-1900. 25. America Moves to the City, 1865-1900. 26. The Great West and the Agricultural Revolution, 1865-1896. 27. Empire and Expansion, 1890-1909. Part V: STRUGGLING FOR JUSTICE AT HOME AND ABROAD, 1900-1945. 28. Progressivism and the Republican Roosevelt, 1901-1912. 29. Wilsonian Progressivism at Home and Abroad, 1912-1916. 30. The War to End War, 1917-1918. 31. American Life in the "Roaring Twenties," 1919-1929. 32. The Politics of Boom and Bust, 1920-1932. 33. The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1933-1939. 34. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Shadow of War, 1933-1941. 35. America in World War II, 1941-1945. Part VI: MAKING MODERN AMERICA, 1945 TO THE PRESENT. 36. The Cold War Begins, 1945-1952. 37. The Eisenhower Era, 1952-1960. 38. The Stormy Sixties, 1960-1968. 39. The Stalemated Seventies, 1968-1980. 40. The Resurgence of Conservatism, 1980-1992. 41. America Confronts the Post-Cold War Era, 1992-2004. 42. The American People Face a New Century.

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