9780135150870

American Journey, The, Concise Edition, Volume 1

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  • ISBN13:

    9780135150870

  • ISBN10:

    0135150876

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2008
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Summary

The American Journey,a cornerstone series for the U.S. History market, successfully blends the coverage of political and social histories of our great nation throughout the series. With this focus, the authors show that our attempt to live up to our American ideals is an ongoing journey. This journey, while still a work in progress, is increasingly more inclusive of different groups and ideas. The Concise Edition offers a trade-like full color narrative format at an economy price for todayrs"s price conscious students.

Table of Contents

Worlds Apart
Transplantation 1600-1685
The Creation of New Worlds
Convergence and Conflict
Imperial Breakdown 1763-1774
The War for Independence 1774-1783
The First Republic 1776-1789
A New Republic and the Rise of Parties 1789-1800
The Triumph and Collapse of Jeffersonian Republicanism 1800-1824
The Jacksonian Era 1824-1845
Slavery and the Old South 1800-1860
The Market Revolution and Social Reform 1815-1850
The Way West 1815-1850
The Politics of Sectionalism 1846-1861
Battle Cries and Freedom Songs: The Civil War 1861-1865
Reconstruction 1865-1877
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