ISBN-10:
0321079108
ISBN-13:
9780321079107
Pub. Date:
08/09/2000
Publisher:
Pearson Education
America and Its Peoples, Single Volume Edition: A Mosaic in the Making / Edition 4

America and Its Peoples, Single Volume Edition: A Mosaic in the Making / Edition 4

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America and Its Peoples, Single Volume Edition: A Mosaic in the Making / Edition 4

America and Its Peoples, Fourth Edition presents American history in an exciting way, with a spirited narrative, vivid character sketches, and colorful anecdotes. The book highlights the rich ethnic diversity of the American people. Social history-with an emphasis on sports, leisure, and popular culture-is integrated with more traditional coverage of military history, politics, and diplomacy.MARKET Appropriate for anyone with an interest in American history.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780321079107
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 08/09/2000
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 1056
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 10.87(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents vii
Maps
xxi
Tables and Figures
xxiii
Preface xxv
About the Authors xxxi
The Peopling and Unpeopling of America
3(32)
Plantations and Cities upon a Hill, 1620--1700
35(30)
Provincial America in Upheaval, 1660--1760
65(34)
Breaking the Bonds of Empire, 1760--1775
99(28)
The Times that Tried Many Souls, 1775--1783
127(32)
Securing the Republic and Its Ideals, 1776--1789
159(30)
The Formative Decade, 1790--1800
189(22)
The Jeffersonians in Power, 1800--1815
211(22)
Nationalism, Economic Growth, and the Roots of Sectional Conflict 1815--1824
233(24)
Power and Politics in Jackson's America
257(26)
America's First Age of Reform
283(36)
The Divided North, the Divided South
319(34)
Cultures Collide in the Far West
353(30)
The House Divided
383(26)
A Nation Shattered by Civil War, 1860--1865
409(36)
The Nation Reconstructed: North, South, and the West, 1865--1877
445(34)
Emergence as an Economic Power
479(36)
The Rise of an Urban Society and City People
515(34)
End-of-the-Century Crisis
549(30)
Imperial America, 1870--1900
579(26)
The Progressive Struggle, 1900--1917
605(34)
The United States and World War I
639(32)
Modern Times, 1920--1929
671(28)
The Age of Roosevelt
699(28)
The End of Isolation: America Faces the World, 1920--1945
727(36)
Waging Peace and War
763(28)
Ike's America
791(28)
Power Shifts: The Emergence of the South and West
819(26)
Vietnam and the Crisis of Authority
845(30)
The Struggle for a Just Society
875(36)
America in Our Time
911
Appendix A-1
Glossary G-1
Credits C-1
Index I-1

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