History of a Free Nation / Edition 4

History of a Free Nation / Edition 4

by McGraw-Hill Education, Donald A. Ritchie, Samuel Proctor McCutchen, Samuel P. McCutchen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0028213831

ISBN-13: 9780028213835

Pub. Date: 02/28/1997

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780028213835
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
02/28/1997
Pages:
1118
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

UNIT ONE A New World Prehistory to 1776
The World in Transition, Prehistory to 1500s
6(28)
The First Americans
8(7)
The New Europe
15(5)
Medieval Asia and Africa
20(6)
Europeans Seek the East
26(8)
The Age of Exploration, 1000-1682
34(20)
Voyages of Columbus
36(6)
Spain in America
42(5)
New Ventures
47(7)
Colonial America, 1578-1776
54(36)
The Southern Colonies
56(7)
New England
63(6)
The Middle Colonies
69(4)
People of the Colonies
73(17)
UNIT TWO Creating a Nation 1650-1789
The Road to Revolution, 1650-1775
90(24)
Struggle for Empire
92(6)
Control and Protest
98(6)
The Breach Widens
104(10)
War for Independence, 1775-1783
114(28)
Foundations of Freedom
116(10)
The Declaration of Independence
122(4)
Fighting for Independence
126(4)
The War Deepens
130(6)
The War Ends
136(6)
A More Perfect Union 1775-1789
142(60)
Government in Transition
144(5)
The Confederation
149(6)
Toward a New Constitution
155(47)
The Constitution Today
168(4)
The Constitution of the United States
172(30)
UNIT THREE Launching the Republic 1789-1824
The Federalist Era, 1789-1800
202(26)
Organizing the Government
204(4)
Solving National Problems
208(8)
Foreign Affairs Under Washington
216(6)
President John Adams
222(6)
Age of Jefferson, 1800-1815
228(28)
The Changing Political Scene
230(7)
Looking Westward
237(7)
Foreign Affairs
244(4)
The War of 1812
248(8)
Nationalism and Change, 1816-1824
256(30)
The Era of Good Feelings
258(5)
Tying the Nation Together
263(8)
Monroe and Foreign Affairs
271(15)
UNIT FOUR Toward a Democracy 1820-1854
Sectionalism, 1820-1842
286(22)
Growth in the North
288(6)
Growth in the South and West
294(6)
Rivalry and Compromise
300(8)
Age of Jackson, 1828-1842
308(24)
Growth of Democracy
310(5)
Jacksonian Democracy
315(4)
Political Controversies
319(4)
The Bank and the Whigs
323(9)
The Spirit of Reform, 1820-1854
332(32)
Advances in Education
334(5)
Struggle for Rights
339(7)
Social and Cultural Change
346(18)
UNIT FIVE Division and Reunion 1825-1877
Manifest Destiny, 1825-1854
364(22)
The Thirst for New Lands
366(8)
War With Mexico
374(6)
Global Interests
380(6)
Compromise and Conflict, 1848-1861
386(24)
A Union in Danger
388(8)
Dispute Over Slavery
396(6)
Drifting Toward War
402(8)
The Civil War, 1861-1865
410(28)
The Outbreak of War
412(5)
The War on the Battlefield
417(7)
Behind the Lines
424(7)
Ending the War
431(7)
Reconstruction, 1865-1877
438(30)
After Slavery
440(5)
Reconstructing the South
445(8)
Restoring Southern Power
453(15)
UNIT SIX New Horizons 1860-1900
Into the West, 1860-1900
468(24)
People of the Plains
470(7)
Ranching and Mining
477(7)
Farming Moves West
484(8)
The Rise of Industry, 1860-1900
492(24)
Industrialization Takes Hold
494(8)
Growth of Big Business
502(4)
Captains of Industry
506(10)
An Urban Society, 1860-1900
516(26)
The Workers' Plight
518(6)
The Rise of New Unions
524(4)
Patterns of Immigration
528(5)
City Life and Problems
533(9)
The Gilded Age, 1865-1900
542(24)
A Tarnished Image
544(7)
Calls for Good Government
551(6)
Cultural Life
557(9)
Politics and Protest, 1865-1900
566(30)
Agrarian Unrest
568(5)
Rise and Fall of Populism
573(7)
Other Forces for Reform
580(16)
UNIT SEVEN Entering a New Century 1867-1920
Imperialism, 1867-1908
596(26)
America Looks Abroad
598(5)
The Spanish-American War
603(5)
Becoming a World Power
608(7)
A New Arena
615(7)
The Progressive Era, 1893-1920
622(26)
Sources of Progressivism
624(8)
Progressive Reforms
632(8)
Limits of Progressivism
640(8)
White House Reformers, 1900-1914
648(34)
The Square Deal
650(6)
The Taft Presidency
656(4)
The Election of 1912
660(5)
Wilson's Progressivism
665(17)
UNIT EIGHT Crusade and Disillusion 1914-1932
World War I Era, 1914-1920
682(28)
Prelude to War
684(6)
America Enters the War
690(6)
War on the Home Front
696(5)
After the War
701(9)
The Decade of Normalcy, 1920-1928
710(28)
The Harding Years
712(7)
The Coolidge Era
719(9)
The "Roaring Twenties"
728(10)
The Depression Begins, 1928-1932
738(34)
The Stock Market Crashes
740(7)
Hoover's Policies
747(7)
The Depression Worsens
754(18)
UNIT NINE Times of Crisis 1932-1960
The New Deal, 1932-1939
772(32)
Roosevelt Takes Charge
774(5)
Reform, Relief, and Recovery
779(8)
The Second New Deal
787(8)
The Impact of the New Deal
795(9)
World War II, 1933-1945
804(32)
World Affairs, 1933-1939
806(5)
Moving Closer to War
811(6)
The United States at War
817(10)
War on the Home Front
827(9)
The Cold War, 1975-1952
836(24)
The Start of the Cold War
838(7)
The Cold War in Asia
845(5)
Cold War America
850(10)
Search for Stability, 1952-1960
860(36)
The Eisenhower Years
862(5)
The Straight Road
867(4)
An Affluent Society
871(7)
Foreign Policy
878(18)
UNIT TEN Redefining America 1954-Present
The Civil Rights Era, 1954-1975
896(26)
A New Beginning
898(6)
Successes and Setbacks
904(6)
New Directions
910(5)
The Impact of Civil Rights
915(7)
The Vietnam Era, 1954-1975
922(26)
Cold War Challenges
924(6)
War in Vietnam
930(6)
Protest and Reaction
936(5)
Secrecy and Summitry
941(7)
Camelot to Watergate, 1960-1975
948(26)
Kennedy's New Frontier
950(6)
The Great Society
956(6)
An Imperial Presidency
962(5)
The Watergate Scandal
967(7)
Search for Solutions, 1976-1992
974(26)
Crisis of Confidence
976(6)
A Conservative Shift
982(8)
A New Presidency
990(10)
Toward a New Century, 1992-Present
1000(80)
Reinventing Government
1002(8)
America in a Changing World
1010(6)
Challenges and Opportunities
1016(14)
APPENDIX
Atlas
1030(14)
The World
1032(2)
United States
1034(2)
North America
1036(1)
Latin America
1037(1)
Eurasia
1038(2)
The Middle East
1040(2)
Africa
1042(1)
Mainland Southeast Asia
1043(1)
United States DataBank
1044(4)
Presidents of the United States
1048(7)
Documents of America's Heritage
1055(18)
Gazetteer
1073(7)
Glossary 1080(9)
Index 1089(26)
Acknowledgments and Credits 1115

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