CART

(0) items

Understanding The American Promise, Volume 1: To 1877 A Brief History of the United States,9780312645199

Understanding The American Promise, Volume 1: To 1877 A Brief History of the United States

by ; ; ; ; ;
Edition:
1st
ISBN13:

9780312645199

ISBN10:
0312645198
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
2/15/2011
Publisher(s):
Bedford/St. Martin's
List Price: $68.20

Buy Used Textbook

(Recommended)
Usually Ships in 2-3 Business Days
$47.74

Buy New Textbook

Usually Ships in 2-3 Business Days
$66.50

eTextbook


 
Duration
Price
$35.99

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.49

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 2/15/2011.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.

Summary

In response to the ever-changing challenges of teaching the survey course, Understanding the American Promisecombines a newly abridged narrative with an innovative chapter architecture to focus students' attention on what's truly significant. Each chapter is fully designed to guide students' comprehension and foster their development of historical skills. Brief and affordable but still balanced in its coverage, this new textbook combines distinctive study aids, a bold new design, and lively art to give your students a clear pathway to what's important.

Author Biography

 
JAMES L. ROARK (Ph.D., Stanford University) is the Samuel Chandler Dobbs Professor of History at Emory University. He has written and edited four books, including, with Michael P. Johnson, Black Masters: A Free Family of Color in the Old South (1984).
 
MICHAEL P. JOHNSON (Ph.D., Stanford University) is a professor of history at the Johns Hopkins University. He has written or edited six books, including No Chariot Let Down: Charleston's Free People of Color on the Eve of the Civil War (1984) and Reading the American Past.
 
PATRICIA CLINE COHEN (Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley) is professor of history at the University of California at Santa Barbara. She has written three books including The Murder of Helen Jewett: The Life and Death of a Prostitute in Nineteenth-Century New York (1998).
 
SARAH STAGE (Ph.D., Yale University) is professor of women's studies at Arizona State University West. She has written three books, including Rethinking Women and Home Economics in the Twentieth Century (1997).
 
ALAN LAWSON (Ph.D., University of Michigan) is professor of history at Boston College. He has written or edited three books, including From Revolution to Republic (1976).
 
SUSAN M. HARTMANN (Ph.D., University of Missouri) is professor of history at The Ohio State University. She has written five books, including The Other Feminists: Activists in the Liberal Establishments (1998).


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...