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

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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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