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This is the 6th edition with a publication date of 1/1/2004.
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American Realities, a best-selling collection of secondary sources, integrates the lives of Americans with their respective time periods, and depicts a diverse American experience that challenges the preconceived notions of students. This edition includes new scholarship and revised writing in existing chapters. The clarity of the author's unique, anecdotal writing style successfully engages students in an exploration of unique historical characters and significant events.
Table of Contents
|From the First Settlements to the Civil War|
|The Native Americans|
|October 11, 1492|
|The First Euro-Americans|
|Norse Settlers in the New World|
|The English Background|
|A Puritan Death: John and Thomasine Winthrop|
|The British American|
|William Byrd in Two Worlds|
|Jonathan Boucher and the Pre-Revolutionary Crisis|
|The American Revolution|
|1776: The Continental Army in the Year of Independence|
|Testing the Constitution|
|The Alien and Sedition Acts|
|The Lewis and Clark Expedition|
|The Limits of Jacksonian Democracy|
|The Cherokee Removal|
|Abolitionists and Antiabolitionists|
|William Lloyd Garrison and the Broadcloth Mob|
|The Texas Revolution|
|Lorenzo de Zavala, Patriot|
|Reform in the Early Republic|
|The Seneca Falls Convention of 1848|
|Down the Santa Fe Trail with Susan Shelby Magoffin, 1846-1847|
|A Slave's Story|
|Adb Rahman Ibrahima's Journey from Slavery to Freedom|
|The Civil War|
|Two Soldiers and Their Worlds|
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