9780072430523

Unfinished Nation Vol. I : A Concise Narrative of the American People

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072430523

  • ISBN10:

    0072430524

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 8/16/2000
  • Publisher: MCG (Manual)
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Summary

This concise, trade-like survey text is known for Alan Brinkley’s clear narrative voice, impeccable scholarship, and reliability at a low price. New to this edition is increased coverage of the history of science and technology and popular and cultural history. Each chapter now includes a new and pedagogically useful summary conclusion. The annotated lists of Suggested Readings are now found at the end of each chapter to provide a more accessible resource for students. Also, every copy of the book will be shrinkwrapped with a free, handy study reference card!

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Meeting of Cultures

Chapter 2: The English “Transplantations”

Chapter 3: Society and Culture in Provincial America

Chapter 4: The Empire Under Strain

Chapter 5: The American Revolution

Chapter 6: The Constitution and the New Republic

Chapter 7: The Jeffersonian Era

Chapter 8: Varieties of American Nationalism

Chapter 9: Jacksonian America

Chapter 10: America’s Economic Revolution

Chapter 11: Cotton, Slavery, and the Old South

Chapter 12: Antebellum Culture and Reform

Chapter 13: The Impending Crisis

Chapter 14: The Civil War

Chapter 15: Reconstruction and the New South

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