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Cengage Advantage Books: The American Pageant
ISBN13:by Kennedy, David; Cohen, Lizabeth
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THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, 14th EDITION, enjoys a reputation as one of the most popular, effective, and entertaining books in American history. The colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and trademark wit bring American history to life. The 14th Edition places an even greater emphasis on the global context of American history through a new feature, "Thinking Globally." Additional pedagogical features make THE AMERICAN PAGEANT accessible to students: chronologies in each chapter provide a context for the major periods in American history, while other features present primary sources, scholarly debates, and key historical figures for analysis. To meet the demand for a low-cost, high-quality survey text, CENGAGE ADVANTAGE BOOKS: THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, COMPACT 14e, offers readers the complete book in an economically priced format. All volumes feature a paperbound, two-color format that appeals to those seeking a comprehensive, trade-sized history book.
Table of Contents
|Founding The New Nation, C. 33,000 B.C.-A.D. 1783|
|New World Beginnings, 33,000 B.C.-A.D. 1769|
|The Planting of English America, 1500-1733|
|Settling the Northern Colonies, 1619-1700|
|American Life in the Seventeenth Century, 1607-1692|
|Colonial Society on the Eve of Revolution, 1700-1775|
|The Duel for North America, 1608-1763|
|The Road to Revolution, 1763-1775|
|America Secedes from the Empire, 1775-1783|
|Building The New Nation, 1776-1860|
|The Confederation and the Constitution, 1776-1790|
|Launching the New Ship of State, 1789-1800|
|The Triumphs and Travails of the Jeffersonian Republic, 1800-1812|
|The Second War for Independence and the Upsurge of Nationalism, 1812-1824|
|The Rise of a Mass Democracy, 1824-1840|
|Forging the National Economy, 1790-1860|
|The Ferment of Reform and Culture, 1790-1860|
|Testing The New Nation, 1820-1877|
|The South and the Slavery Controversy, 1793-1860|
|Manifest Destiny and Its Legacy, 1841-1848|
|Renewing the Sectional Struggle, 1848-1854|
|Drifting Toward Disunion, 1854-1861|
|Girding for War: The North and the South, 1861-1865|
|The Furnace of Civil War, 1861-1865|
|The Ordeal of Reconstruction, 1865-1877|
|Forging An Industrial Society, 1869-1909|
|Political Paralysis in the Gilded Age, 1869-1896|
|Industry Comes of Age, 1865-1900|
|America Moves to the City, 1865-1900|
|The Great West and the Agricultural Revolution, 1865-1896|
|Empire and Expansion, 1890-1909|
|Struggling For Justice At Home And Abroad, 1900-1945|
|Progressivism and the Republican Roosevelt, 1901-1912|
|Wilsonian Progressivism at Home and Abroad, 1912-1916|
|The War to End War, 1917-1918|
|American Life in the "Roaring Twenties," 1919-1929|
|The Politics of Boom and Bust, 1920-1932|
|The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1933-1939|
|Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Shadow of War, 1933-1941|
|America in World War II, 1941-1945|
|Making Modern America, 1945 To The Present|
|The Cold War Begins, 1945-1952|
|The Eisenhower Era, 1952-1960|
|The Stormy Sixties, 1960-1968|
|The Stalemated Seventies, 1968-1980|
|The Resurgence of Conservatism, 1980-1992|
|America Confronts the Post-Cold War Era, 1992-2004|
|The American People Face a New Century|
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