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A companion to 20th-century America

Author: Stephen J Whitfield
Publisher: Oxford : Blackwell, 2007.
Series: Blackwell companions to American history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Companion to 20th-Century America is an authoritative survey of the most important topics and themes of twentieth-century American history and historiography.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J Whitfield
ISBN: 9781405156523 140515652X 9780631211006 0631211004
OCLC Number: 81453304
Notes: Originally published: 2004.
Description: xiv, 567 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1900-1914 / Eugene E. Leach --
1914-1929 / Glen Gendzel --
1929-1941 / Michael E. Parrish --
1941-1950 / Allan M. Winkler --
1950-1960 / Richard M. Fried --
1960-1974 / Jama Lazerow --
1974-1988 / Leo P. Ribuffo --
1988-2000 / Steven M. Gillon --
The South / Raymond Arsenault --
The West / Anne M. Butler --
The Environment / Paul S. Sutter --
The City / Jon C. Teaford --
Immigration / Roger Daniels --
Ethnicity / Hasia R. Diner --
Labor / Joseph A. McCartin --
Race / Reed Ueda --
Women / June Sochen --
The military / Jerry Cooper --
Foreign policy / Justus D. Doenecke --
Consumption / Charles McGovern --
Law / Norman L. Rosenberg --
Business / David B. Sicilia --
Journalism and broadcasting / James L. Baughman --
Religion / Charles H. Lippy --
Ideas / Wilfred M. McClay --
Science and technology / Carroll Pursell --
Conservatism / Edward S. Shapiro --
Liberalism / Hans Vorlander --
The visual arts / Douglas Tallack.
Series Title: Blackwell companions to American history.
Other Titles: Companion to twentieth-century America
Responsibility: edited by Stephen J. Whitfield.

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"This superb book is a treasure and a delight. Penetrating interpretive essays by almost thirty distinguished historians offer thoughtful perspectives on a turbulent century that brought sweeping Read more...

 
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