The American Century: A History of the United States since the 1890's / Edition 5

The American Century: A History of the United States since the 1890's / Edition 5

by Walter Lafeber, Nancy Woloch, Richard Polenberg, Nancy Woloch
     
 

ISBN-10: 007036012X

ISBN-13: 9780070360129

Pub. Date: 07/01/1997

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070360129
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/01/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

PREFACE xv
ONE 1890s: The Beginnings of Modern America
1(32)
TWO 1900-1917: The Progressive Era
33(34)
THREE 1900-1917: A Progressive Foreign Policy--From Peace to War
67(28)
FOUR 1917-1920: The Failure of World War I
95(34)
FIVE 1920-1929: The New Era
129(40)
SIX 1929-1936: Depression and New Deal
169(26)
SEVEN 1933-1941: Hard Times: Politics and Society
195(32)
EIGHT 1929-1941: The Big Breakdown--The United States and the World
227(28)
NINE 1941-1947: War and Peace
255(32)
TEN 1941-1947: One World into Two
287(36)
ELEVEN 1947-1952: The America of the Cold War
323(38)
TWELVE 1952-1957: Eisenhower and the American Consensus
361(32)
THIRTEEN 1957-1963: New Frontiers at Home and Abroad
393(34)
FOURTEEN 1963-1968: The Great Society and Vietnam
427(36)
FIFTEEN 1969-1975: The Imperial Presidency and Watergate
463(34)
SIXTEEN 1976-1984: New Directions
497(38)
SEVENTEEN 1985-1992: The End of the Cold War Era?
535(40)
EIGHTEEN The 1990s: Who Will Control the Bridge to the Twenty-First Century?
575(36)
INDEX 611

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