Out of Many: A History of the American People / Edition 2

Out of Many: A History of the American People / Edition 2

by John Mack Faragher, Daniel Czitrom, Mari Jo Buhle
     
 

Organized around the theme of American communities, Out of Many is a blend of social and political history that reveals the geographical, racial, and economic diversity of the United States, with a special focus on the country’s regions, especially the West. See more details below

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Organized around the theme of American communities, Out of Many is a blend of social and political history that reveals the geographical, racial, and economic diversity of the United States, with a special focus on the country’s regions, especially the West.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131910997
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
01/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1039
Product dimensions:
8.81(w) x 11.11(h) x 1.65(d)

Table of Contents

1A Continent of Villages, to 1500
2When Worlds Collide, 1492-1588
3Planting Colonies in North America, 1588-1701
4Slavery and Empire, 1441-1770
5The Cultures of Colonial North America, 1701-1780
6From Empire to Independence, 1750-1776
7The Creation of the United States, 1776-1786
8The United States of North America, 1787-1800
9The Agrarian Republic, 1790-1824
10The Growth of Democracy, 1824-1840
11The South and Slavery, 1790s-1850s
12Industry and the North, 1790s-1840s
13Coming to Terms with the New Age, 1820s-1850s
14The Territorial Expansion of the United States, 1830s-1850s
15The Coming Crisis, the 1850s
16The Civil War, 1861-1865
17Reconstruction, 1863-1877
18Conquest and Survival: Communities in the Trans-Mississippi West, 1860-1900
19The Incorporation of America, 1865-1900
20Commonwealth and Empire, 1870s-1900s
21Urban America and the Progressive Era, 1900-1920
22World War I, 1914-1920
23The Twenties, 1920-1929
24The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1940
25World War II, 1941-1945
26The Cold War, 1945-1952
27America at Midcentury, 1952-1963
28Civil Rights and the Great Society, 1945-1963
29War Abroad, War at Home, 1965-1974
30The Overextended Society, 1974-1980
31The Conservative Ascendancy, 1980-1992

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