Ohio and Its People: Bicentennial Edition / Edition 3

Ohio and Its People: Bicentennial Edition / Edition 3

by George W. Knepper
     
 

In 1989, when Ohio and Its People was first published, the state was still reeling from severe economic blows. Now its economy is resurgent. Its cities have made great progress in renewing portions of their downtowns and, in some cases, their neighborhoods. See more details below

Overview

In 1989, when Ohio and Its People was first published, the state was still reeling from severe economic blows. Now its economy is resurgent. Its cities have made great progress in renewing portions of their downtowns and, in some cases, their neighborhoods.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873387910
Publisher:
Kent State University Press
Publication date:
10/09/2003
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
521
Sales rank:
585,705
Product dimensions:
6.72(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.25(d)

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Table of Contents

Maps
Author's Note to the Bicentennial Edition
Preface to the First Edition
1A Favored Land1
2The Contest for Control of the Ohio Country23
3Creating the Northwest Territory45
4From Territory to State68
5Early Statehood Issues95
6The Pioneer State: The Material Side of Life116
7The Pioneer State: Money, Banking, Internal Improvements, and Politics132
8The Pioneer State: Religion, Education, and Social Reform161
9Antislavery and Antebellum Politics in Ohio196
10Ohio for the Union217
11Ohio Leads the Nation: Politics from Hayes to McKinley253
12Ohio's Economy and the Growth of Big Business, 1865-1900275
13Society in Transition: Progressivism and World War I302
14Between the Wars335
15World War II and Its Aftermath367
16The Arts and Leisure-Time Activities401
17Ohio in the Post-Industrial Age423
18Toward Two Hundred Years: The Nineties and Beyond451
Appendixes483
Bibliography487
Index498

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