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The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Volume I: To 1877 / Edition 6
     

The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Volume I: To 1877 / Edition 6

by Paul S. Boyer, Joseph F. Kett, Harvard Sitkoff, Neal Salisbury, Clifford Clark
 

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ISBN-10: 0618801618

ISBN-13: 9780618801619

Pub. Date: 01/10/2007

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The Enduring Vision, Dolphin Edition balances political, social and cultural history within a clear, chronological framework. Significant revisions of the Fifth Edition of The Enduring Vision are reflected in the Dolphin Edition, including recent history on disease, medicine and public health and special emphasis on cultural history, the west

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The Enduring Vision, Dolphin Edition balances political, social and cultural history within a clear, chronological framework. Significant revisions of the Fifth Edition of The Enduring Vision are reflected in the Dolphin Edition, including recent history on disease, medicine and public health and special emphasis on cultural history, the west and the environment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618801619
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/10/2007
Edition description:
Student
Pages:
588
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


Note: Each chapter includes a Conclusion and Chronology. Prologue: Enduring Vision, Enduring Land. 1. Native Peoples of America, to 1500. The First Americans, c. 13,000-2500 BC. Cultural Diversity, c. 2500 BC-AD 1500. North American Peoples on the Eve of European Contact. Beyond America--Global Interactions: The Origins and Spread of Agriculture. 2. The Rise of the Atlantic World, 1400-1625. African and European Backgrounds. Europe and the Atlantic World, 1400-1600. Footholds in North America, 1512-1625. Technology and Culture: Sugar Production in the Americas. 3. The Emergence of Colonial Societies, 1625-1700. Chesapeake Society. Puritanism in New England. The Spread of Slavery: The Caribbean and Carolina. The Middle Colonies. Rivals for North America: France and Spain. Technology and Culture: Native American Baskets and Textiles in New England. 4. The Bonds of Empire, 1660-1750. Rebellion and War, 1660-1713. Colonial Economies and Societies, 1660-1750. Competing for a Continent, 1713-1750. Public Life in British America, 1689-1750. Beyond America--Global Interactions: European Maritime Empires, 1440-1740. 5. Roads to Revolution, 1750-1776. Triumph and Tensions: The British Empire, 1750-1763. Imperial Authority, Colonial Opposition, 1760-1766. Resistance Resumes, 1766-1770. The Deepening Crisis, 1770-1774. Toward Independence, 1774-1776. Technology and Culture: Public Sanitation in Philadelphia. 6. Securing Independence, Defining Nationhood, 1776-1788. The Prospects of War. War and Peace, 1776-1783. The Revolution and Social Change. Forging New Governments, 1776-1787. Toward a New Constitution, 1786-1788. Beyond America--Global Interactions: The American Revolution as an International War. 7. Launching the New Republic, 1788-1800. Constitutional Government Takes Shape, 1788-1796. Hamilton's Domestic Policies, 1789-1994. The United States in a Wider World, 1789-1796. Parties and Politics, 1793-1800. Economic and Social Change. Beyond America--Global Interactions: Trade and Empire in the Pacific, to 1800. 8. Jeffersonianism and the Era of Good Feelings, 1801-1824. The Age of Jefferson. The Gathering Storm. The War of 1812. The Awakening of American Nationalism. Technology and Culture: Mapping America. 9. The Transformation of American Society, 1815-1840. Westward Expansion. The Growth of the Market Economy. The Transportation Revolution: Steamboats, Canals, and Railroads. Industrial Beginnings. Equality and Inequality. The Revolution in Social Relationships. Technology and Culture: Building the Erie Canal. 10. Democratic Politics, Religious Revival, and Reform, 1824-1840. The Rise of Democratic Politics, 1824-1832. The Bank Controversy and the Second Party System, 1833-1840. The Rise of Popular Religion. The Age of Reform. Beyond America--Global Interactions: The Panic of 1837. 11. Technology, Culture, and Everyday Life, 1840-1860. Technology and Economic Growth. The Quality of Life. Democratic Pastimes. The Quest for Nationality in Literature and Art. Technology and Culture: Guns and Gun Culture. 12. The Old South and Slavery,1830-1860. King Cotton. The Social Groups of the White South. Social Relations in the White South. Life Under Slavery. The Emergence of African-American Culture. Beyond America--Global Interactions: Slavery as a Global Institution. 13. Immigration, Expansion, and Sectional Conflict, 1840-1848. Newcomers and Natives. The West and Beyond. The Politics of Expansion, 1840-1846. The Mexican-American War and Its Aftermath, 1846-1848. Technology and Culture: The Telegraph. 14. From Compromise to Secession, 1850-1861. The Compromise of 1850. The Collapse of the Second Party System, 1853-1856. The Crisis of the Union, 1857-1860. The Collapse of the Union, 1860-1861. Beyond America--Global Interactions: Slave Emancipation in the Atlantic World. 15. Crucible of Freedom: Civil War, 1861-1865. Mobilizing for War. In Battle, 1861-1862. Emancipation Transforms the War, 1863. War and Society, North and South. The Union Victorious, 1864-1865. Technology and Culture: The Camera and the Civil War. 16. The Crises of Reconstruction, 1865-1877. Reconstruction Politics, 1865-1868. Reconstruction Governments. The Impact of Emancipation. New Concerns in the North, 1868-1876. Reconstruction Abandoned, 1876-1877. Technology and Culture: The Sewing Machine.

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