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The American Journey, Student Edition / Edition 5
     

The American Journey, Student Edition / Edition 5

by McGraw-Hill Education
 

ISBN-10: 0078743893

ISBN-13: 9780078743894

Pub. Date: 01/03/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

The complete story of American history in one comprehensive middle school program

The American Journey is a student-friendly presentation of American history from pre-exploration to the present. Its unparalleled author team, including National Geographic, ensures accuracy in every detail of the narrative, maps, and charts. This program emphasizes skill

Overview

The complete story of American history in one comprehensive middle school program

The American Journey is a student-friendly presentation of American history from pre-exploration to the present. Its unparalleled author team, including National Geographic, ensures accuracy in every detail of the narrative, maps, and charts. This program emphasizes skill development—from reading maps to analyzing primary and secondary sources to exploring the connections between history and geography, economics, government, citizenship, and current events.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078743894
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/03/2006
Series:
American Journey (Survey) Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1104
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.63(d)

Table of Contents

How Do I Study History

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Reference Atlas

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Geography Handbook

Be An Active Reader

UNIT 1 Different Worlds Meet

Beginnings to 1625

The First Americans, Prehistory to 1492

Exploring the Americas, 1400-1625

UNIT 2 Colonial Settlement

1587-1770 Colonial America, 1587-1770

The Colonies Grow, 1607-1770

UNIT 3 Creating a Nation

1763-1791 Road to Independence, 1763-1776

The American Revolution, 1776-1783

A More Perfect Union, 1777-1790

Civics in Action: A Citizenship Handbook The Constitution of the United States

UNIT 4 The New Republic

1789-1825 A New Nation, 1789-1800

The Jefferson Era, 1800-1816

Growth and Expansion, 1790-1825

UNIT 5 The Growing Nation 1820-1860

The Jackson Era, 1824-1845

Manifest Destiny, 1818-1853

North and South, 1820-1860

The Age of Reform, 1820-1860

UNIT 6 Civil War and Reconstruction 1846-1896

Road to Civil War, 1820-1861

The Civil War, 1861-1865

Reconstruction and Its Aftermath, 1865-1896

UNIT 7 Reshaping the Nation 1858-1914

The Western Frontier, 1858-1896

The Growth of Industry, 1865-1914

Toward and Urban America, 1865-1914

UNIT 8 Reform, Expansion, and War 1865-1920

Progressive Reforms, 1877-1920

Overseas Expansion, 1865-1917

World War 1, 1914-1919

UNIT 9 Turbulent Decades 1919-1945

The Jazz Age, 1919-1929

The Depression and FDR, 1929-1941

World War II, 1939-1945

UNIT 10 Turning Points 1945-1975


The Cold War Era, 1945-1954

America in the 1950s, 1953-1960

The Civil Rights Era, 1954-1973

The Vietnam Era, 1960-1975

UNIT 11 Modern America 1968-Present


Search for Stability, 1968-1981

New Challenges, 1981-Present

Appendix Primary Source Library


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