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The essential America

Author: George Brown Tindall; David E Shi; Thomas L Pearcy
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The aim of [this text] is to furnish students with the fundamental elements of American history. [The entire text] identif[ies] and outline[s] the five basic themes: political, economic, social, cultural, and global.-Pref.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Brown Tindall; David E Shi; Thomas L Pearcy
ISBN: 0393976998 9780393976991 0393976238 9780393976236
OCLC Number: 46465407
Description: xvii, 627, A97 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: New world: Discovery and settlement; Colonial ways of life; Imperial perspective; From empire to independence --
Building a nation: American Revolution; Shaping a federal union; Federalists, Washington and Adams; Republicanism, Jefferson and Madison; Nationalism and sectionalism --
Expansive nation: Jacksonian impulse; Dynamics of growth; American renaissance, religion, romanticism, and reform; Manifest destiny --
House divided and rebuilt: Old South, an American tragedy; Crisis of Union; War of the Union; Reconstruction, North and South --
Appendixes: The Declaration of Independence; Articles of Confederation; Constitution of the United States; Presidential Elections; Admission of States; Population of the United States; Immigration to the United States, Fiscal Years 1820-1998; Immigration by Region and Selected Country of Last Residence, Fiscal Years 1820-1998; Presidents, Vice-Presidents, and Secretaries of State.
Responsibility: George B. Tindall, David E. Shi, Thomas Lee Pearcy.
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