United States: Conquering a Continent

United States: Conquering a Continent

by Winthrop D. Jordan, Leon F. Litwack, Richard Hofstadter, William Miller
     
 

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A history of the U.S. from the Native Americans through post-Civil War reconstruction. This new edition emphasizes the history of less powerful people, such as Indians, Blacks, Hispanic-Americans, & dozens of immigrant groups from Europe & Asia. It also has much more about women in various roles based on recent scholarship in womens history. It also includes a new… See more details below

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A history of the U.S. from the Native Americans through post-Civil War reconstruction. This new edition emphasizes the history of less powerful people, such as Indians, Blacks, Hispanic-Americans, & dozens of immigrant groups from Europe & Asia. It also has much more about women in various roles based on recent scholarship in womens history. It also includes a new feature — a series of boxes entitled Words & Names in American History. Also includes greatly expanded & carefully selected illustrative materials.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780139383748
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
01/28/1987
Edition description:
6th ed
Pages:
448
Age Range:
15 - 17 Years

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