The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Complete / Edition 4

The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Complete / Edition 4

by Paul S. Boyer, Clifford Clark, Joseph F. Kett, Neal Salisbury
     
 

ISBN-10: 0395960770

ISBN-13: 9780395960776

Pub. Date: 07/09/1999

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Noted for its innovative coverage of the West and the environment, this best selling U.S. history text provides students with a clear political narrative that incorporates social, cultural, military, and economic history.Each chapter begins with a dramatic vignette that both draws students into the chapter and presents the chapter's main themes. The vignettes are

Overview

Noted for its innovative coverage of the West and the environment, this best selling U.S. history text provides students with a clear political narrative that incorporates social, cultural, military, and economic history.Each chapter begins with a dramatic vignette that both draws students into the chapter and presents the chapter's main themes. The vignettes are followed by three to five focus questions that provide a framework to help students understand the most important topics in the chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395960776
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/09/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1216
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.60(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

Table of Contents


1. Native Peoples of America, to 1500.
2. The Rise of the Atlantic World, 1400-1625.
3. The Emergence of Colonial Societies, 1625-1700.
4. The Bonds of Empire, 1660-1750.
5. Roads to Revolution, 1750-1776.
6. Securing Independence, Defining Nationhood, 1776-1788.
7. Launching the New Republic, 1788-1800.
8. Jeffersonianism and the Era of Good Feelings, 1801-1824.
9. The Transformation of American Society 1815-1840.
10. Democratic Politics, Religious Revi and Reform, 1824-1840.
11. Technology, Culture, and Everyday Life, 1840-1860.
12. The Old South and Slavery, 1830-1860.
13. Immigration, Expansion, and Sectional Conflict, 1840-1848.
14. From Compromise to Secession, 1850-1861.
15. Crucible of Freedom: Civil War, 1861-1865.
16. The Crises of Reconstruction, 1865-1877.
17. The Transformation of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1860-1900.
18. The Rise of Industrial America, 1865-1900.
19. Immigration, Urbanization, and Everyday Life, 1860-1900.
20. Politics and Expansion in an Industrializing Age, 1877-1900.
21. The Progressive Era, 1900-1917.
22. Global Involvements and World War I, 1902-1920.
23. The 1920s: Coping with Change, 1920-1929.
24. The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1939.
25. Americans and a World in Crisis, 1933-1945.
26. The Cold War Abroad and at Home, 1945-1960.
27. America at Midcentury, 1945-1961.
28. Liberalism, Civil Rights, and War in Vietnam, 1960-1975.
29. A Time of Upheaval, 1961-1980.
30. Conservatism on the March at Home as the Cold War Ends , 1980-2000.
31. Global Dangers, Global Challenges, 2001 to the Present.

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