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  • Edition: 1st
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  • Copyright: 2006-09-01
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Table of Contents

A Colonizing People, 1492-1776
Ancient America and Africa
Europeans and Africans Reach the Americas
Colonizing a Continent in the Seventeenth Century
The Maturing of Colonial Society
The Strains of Empire
A Revolutionary People, 1775-1828
A People in Revolution
Consolidating the Revolution
Creating a Nation
Society and Politics in the Early Republic
An Expanding People, 1820-1877
Economic Transformations in the Northeast and the Old Northwest
Slavery and the Old South
Shaping America in the Antebellum Age
Moving West
The Union in Peril
The Union Severed
The Union Reconstructed
S.O.S. Practice Tests
The Union Reconstructed
An Industrializing People, 1865-1900
Rural America: The West and the New South
The Rise of Smokestack America
Politics and Reform
Becoming a World Power
A Modernizing People, 1900-1945
The Progressives Confront Industrial Capitalism
The Great War
Affluence and Anxiety
The Great Depression and the New Deal
World War II
A Resilient People, 1945-2002
Postwar Growth at Home, 1945 - 1960
Chills and Fever During the Cold War, 1945 - 1960
Reform and Rebellion in the Turbulent Sixties, 1960 - 1969
Disorder and Discontent, 1969 - 1980
The Revival of Conservatism, 1980 - 1992
The Post-Cold War World
S.O.S. Practice Tests
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