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A people and a nation : a history of the United States

David W. Blight (Author)
eBook, English, 2018
11th edition View all formats and editions
Wadsworth, Australia, 2018
1 online resource
9781337671682, 1337671681
1. Three Old Worlds Create a New, 1492-1600.2. Europeans Colonize North America, 1600-1650.3. North America in the Atlantic World, 1650-1720.4. Becoming America, 1720-1760. 5. The Ends of Empire, 1754-1774. 6. American Revolutions, 1775-1783. 7. Forging a Nation, 1783-1800.8. Defining the Nation, 1801-1823.9. The Rise of the South, 1815-1860.10. The Restless North, 1815-1860.11. The Contested West, 1815-1860.12. Politics and the Fate of the Union, 1824-1859.13. Transforming Fire: The Civil War, 1860-1865.14. Reconstruction: An Unfinished Revolution, 1865-1877.15. The Ecology of the West and South, 1865-1900.16. Building Factories, Building Cities, 1877-1900.17. Gilded Age Politics, 1877-1900.18. The Progressive Era, 1895-1920.19. The Quest for Empire, 1865-1914.20. Americans in the Great War, 1914-1920.21. The New Era, 1920-1929.22. The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1939.23. The Second World War at Home and Abroad, 1939-1945.24. The Cold War and American Globalism, 1945-1961.25. America at Midcentury, 1945-1960.26. The Tumultuous Sixties, 1960-1968.27. A Pivotal Era, 1969-1980.28. Conservatism Revived, 1980-1992.29. Into the Global Millennium: America Since 1992.