The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Dolphin Edition / Edition 2

The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Dolphin Edition / Edition 2

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The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Dolphin Edition / Edition 2

Developed to meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality history book, this text is an economically priced version of The Enduring Vision, 6/e (©2008). The Dolphin Edition offers readers the complete text while limiting the number of photos, tables, and maps. All volumes feature a paperback, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history text.Like its hardcover counterpart, the Dolphin Edition's engaging narrative balances political, social, and cultural history within a clear, chronological framework. Each chapter features the latest scholarship, with coverage extending to current issues such as foreign policy, terrorism, immigration, and the 2006 presidential elections.

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ISBN-13: 9780547052151
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 01/07/2008
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 1184
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.70(d)
Age Range: 3 Months

Table of Contents

1. Native Peoples of America, to 1500 2. The Rise of the Atlantic World, 1400-1625 3. The Emergence of Colonial Societies, 1625-1700 4. The Bonds of Empire, 1660-1750 5. Roads to Revolution, 1750-1776 6. Securing Independence, Defining Nationhood, 1776-1788 7. Launching the New Republic, 1788-1800 8. Jeffersonianism and the Era of Good Feelings, 1801-1824 9. The Transformation of American Society, 1815-1840 10. Democratic Politics, Religious Revival, and Reform, 1824-1840 11. Technology, Culture, and Everyday Life, 1840-1860 12. The Old South and Slavery, 1830-1860 13. Immigration, Expansion, and Sectional Conflict, 1840-1848 14. From Compromise to Secession, 1850-1861 15. Crucible of Freedom: Civil War, 1861-1865 16. The Crises of Reconstruction, 1865-1877 17. The Transformation of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1860-1900 18. The Rise of Industrial America, 1865-1900 19. Immigration, Urbanization, and Everyday Life, 1860-1900 20. Politics and Expansion in an Industrializing Age, 1877-1900 21. The Progressive Era, 1900-1917 22. Global Involvements and World War I, 1902-1920 23. The 1920s: Coping with Change, 1920-1929 24. The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1939 25. Americans and a World in Crisis, 1933-1945 26. The Cold War Abroad and at Home, 1945-1952 27. America at Midcentury, 1952-1960 28. The Liberal Era, 1960-1968 29. A Time of Upheaval, 1968-1974 30. Conservative Resurgence, Economic Woes, Foreign Challenges, 1974-1989 31. Beyond the Cold War: Charting a New Course, 1988-2000 32. Global Dangers, Global Challenges, 2001 to the Present

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