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We the people : voices and images of the new nation

Author: Alfred F Young; Terry J Fife; Mary E Janzen
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1993.
Series: Critical perspectives on the past.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using such original sources as articles of clothing and tools, the authors present the ordinary men and women who helped to shape the new nation. They expand the time period by including a full generation beyond the Revolution, and they extend their examination geographically into the Old Northwest.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred F Young; Terry J Fife; Mary E Janzen
ISBN: 0877229376 9780877229377 0877229384 9780877229384
OCLC Number: 26095832
Description: xxi, 265 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 27 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Remembering the American Revolution --
Prologue: Defending the Tree of Liberty --
1. A Diverse and Aspiring People --
2. The Road to Revolution, 1765-75 --
3. Declaring Independence --
4. Winning the War, 1775-83 --
5. The Constitution and Bill of Rights, 1787-91 --
6. The Republic in Action --
7. The Republic Moves West --
8. Creating an American Culture --
Epilogue: Nourishing the Tree of Liberty.
Series Title: Critical perspectives on the past.
Responsibility: Alfred F. Young and Terry J. Fife ; with Mary E. Janzen.

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Addresses two central questions - What roles did ordinary people play in creating the nation and, To what extent did they achieve the ideals expressed in the Declaration of Independence and the  Read more...

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