Making America : A History of the United Statesby Berkin, Carol; Miller, Christopher; Cherny, Robert; Gormly, James
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Shaped with a clear political chronology, MAKING AMERICA reflects the variety of individual experiences and cultures that comprise American society. MAKING AMERICA provides a clear, helpful text with a strongly chronological narrative and an integrated program of learning aids that make the historical content vivid and comprehensible to readers at all levels of preparedness.
Table of Contents
|Making a "New" World, to 1588|
|A Continent on the Move, 1400-1725|
|Founding the English Mainland Colonies, 1585-1732|
|The English Colonies in the Eighteenth Century, 1689-1763|
|Deciding Where Loyalties Lie, 1763-1776|
|Recreating America: Independence and a New Nation, 1775-1783|
|Competing Visions of the Virtuous Republic, 1770-1796|
|The Early Republic, 1796-1804|
|Increasing Conflict and War, 1805-1815|
|The Rise of a New Nation, 1815-1836|
|The Great Transformation: Growth and Expansion, 1828-1848|
|Responses to the Great Transformation, 1828-1848|
|Sectional Conflict and Shattered Union, 1848-1860|
|A Violent Choice: Civil War, 1861-1865|
|Reconstruction: High Hopes and Shattered Dreams, 1865-1877|
|The Nation Industrializes, 1865-1900|
|Life in the Gilded Age, 1865-1900|
|Politics and Foreign Relations in a Rapidly Changing Nation, 1865-1902|
|The Progressive Era, 1900-1917|
|The United States in a World at War, 1913-1920|
|Prosperity Decade, 1920-1928|
|The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1939|
|America's Rise to World Leadership, 1929-1945|
|Truman and Cold War America, 1945-1952|
|Quest for Consensus, 1952-1960|
|Great Promises, Bitter Disappointments, 1960-1968|
|America Under Stress, 1967-1976|
|New Economic and Political Alignments, 1976-1992|
|Conflicting Visions of America|
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