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The new nation

Author: Joy Hakim
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 2nd editionView all editions and formats
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Covers American history from Washington's inauguration until the first quarter of the 19th century, including the Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark's expedition, and the beginnings of abolitionism.
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Genre/Form: Literature
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hakim, Joy.
New nation.
New York : Oxford University Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)763102600
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joy Hakim
ISBN: 0195127579 9780195127577 0195127587 9780195127584 0195127749 9780195127744 0329181416 9780329181413
OCLC Number: 39786766
Description: 192 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface : getting a nation started --
The father of our country --
About being president --
The parties begin --
A capital city --
Counting noses --
The Adams family moves to Washington --
About President Adams --
Alien and sedition : awful and sorry --
Something important : judicial review --
Meet Mr. Jefferson --
Meriwether and William-or Lewis and Clark --
"An orator in a red jacket speaks --
The great Tekamthi, also called Tecumseh --
Osceola --
The Revolutionary War part II, or the War of 1812 --
The other constitution --
That good President Monroe --
JQA vs. AJ --
A day of celebration and tears --
Old Hickory --
Yankee ingenuity : cotton and muskets --
Modern transportation --
Teakettle power --
Making words --
A time to weep --
The second Seminole war --
History's paradox --
A man who didn't do as his neighbors did --
African-Americans --
The king and his people --
Abolitionists want to end slavery Frederick Douglass --
Naming presidents --
A triumvirate is three people --
The great debate --
Liberty for all?
Responsibility: Joy Hakim.
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Covers American history from Washington's inauguration until the first quarter of the 19th century, including the Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark's expedition, and the beginnings of abolitionism.

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