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The Reader's companion to American history

Author: John A Garraty; Eric Foner; Society of American Historians.
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, Boston [Massachusetts] : Houghton-Mifflin, 2014. 1991
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : [Enhanced Credo edition]View all editions and formats
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The Reader's Companion to American History offers a fresh, absorbing portrait of the United States from the origins of its native peoples to the nation's complex identity in the 1990s. Covering political, economic, cultural, and social history, and combining hundreds of short descriptive entries with longer evaluative articles, the encyclopedia is informative, engaging, and a pleasure to read.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
History
Ebook
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John A Garraty; Eric Foner; Society of American Historians.
ISBN: 9781784027803 1784027804 0547561342 9780547561349 9780585130835 0585130833
OCLC Number: 890603772
Notes: Includes in appendices the texts of the "Declaration of Independence" and the "Constitution of the United States of America."
Includes graphical cross-reference mapper.
Description: 1 online resource (958 entries) : 10 images
Responsibility: Eric Foner and John A. Garraty, editors ; sponsored by the Society of American Historians.

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The Reader's Companion to American History offers a fresh, absorbing portrait of the United States from the origins of its native peoples to the nation's complex identity in the 1990s. Covering political, economic, cultural, and social history, and combining hundreds of short descriptive entries with longer evaluative articles, the encyclopedia is informative, engaging, and a pleasure to read.

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