Liberty, Equality, Power : A History of the American People

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-05-24
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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You spoke and Wadsworth, a part of Cengage Learning listened. This Compact Version is part of the Cengage Advantage Books, which offers our Comprehensive texts in a lower-cost format. This black-and-white version of LIBERTY, EQUALITY, POWER includes eight 4-page color map inserts to bring the regions to life. While the compact version includes fewer photos than the Comprehensive version, it offers plenty of resources to make the course visual and exciting for students. In addition, students will have access to the Book Companion Website that offers quizzing, interactive maps, interactive timelines, and simulations.

Table of Contents

Peoples in Motion
Europe and the World in the 15th Century
Spain, Columbus, and the Americas
The Emergence of Complex Societies in the Americas
Contact and Cultural Misunderstanding
Conquest and Catastrophe
Explanations: Patterns of Conquest, Submission, and Resistance
The Challenge to Spain and the Settlement of North ICA12
New France
The Dutch and Swedish Settlements
The Challenge from Elizabethan England
The Swarming of the English
The Chesapeake and West Indian Colonies
The New England Colonies
The English Civil Wars
The First Restoration Colonies
Brotherly Love: The Quakers and America
England Discovers its Colonies: Empire, Liberty, AND EXPANSION
The Atlantic Prism and the Spectrum of Settlement
The Beginnings of Empire
Indians, Settlers, Upheaval
Crisis in England and the Redefinition of Empire
The Glorious Revolution
Contrasting Empires: Spain and France in North America
An Empire of Settlement: The British Colonies
Provincial America and the Struggle for a CONTINENT
Expansion versus Anglicization
Expansion, Immigration, and Regional Differentiation
Anglicizing Provincial America
The Great Awakening
Political Culture in the Colonies
The Renewal of Imperial Conflict
The War for North America
Reform, Resistance, Revolution
Imperial Reform
The Stamp Act Crisis
The Townshend Crisis
Internal Cleavages: The Contagion of Liberty
The Last Imperial Crisis
The Improvised War
The Revolutionary Republic
Hearts and Minds: The Northern War, 1776-1777
The Campaigns of 1777 and Foreign Intervention
The Reconstitution of Authority
The British Offensive in the South
A Revolutionary Society
A More Perfect Union
Completing the Revolution, 1789-1815
Establishing the National Government
The Republic in a World at War, 1793-1797
The Crisis at Home, 1798?1800
The Jeffersonians in Power
The Republic and the Napoleonic Wars, 1804-1815
Northern Transformations, 1800-1830
Postcolonial Society, 1790-1815
From Backcountry To Frontier: The Northwest
The Decline Of Patriarchy
Transportation Revolution, 1815-1860
Northeastern Farms, 1815-1860
The Northwest
Farm Families
The Beginnings Of The Industrial Revolution
The Old South, 1790 -1850
Old Farms: The Southeast
New Farms: The Rise Of The Deep South
The Southern Yeomanry
The Private Lives Of Slaves
A Balance Sheet: The Plantation And Southern Growth
Toward an American Culture
The Democratization of Culture
The Northern Middle Class
The Plain People of the North
A New Popular Culture
Family, Church, and Neighborhood: The White South
Democrats and Whigs
The American System
1819 Republican Revival
Adams Versus Jackson
Jacksonian Democracy And The South
Jacksonian Democracy and the Market Revolution
The Second American Party System
Whigs, Democrats, and the Remaking of Society
The Politics of Economic Development
The Politics of Social Reform
Excursus: The Politics of Alcohol
The Politics of Race
The Politics of Gender and Sex
Manifest Destiny: An Empire for Liberty?
OR SLAVERY? Growth as the American Way
The Mexican War
The Election of
1848 The Compromise of 1850 Filibustering
The Gathering Tempest, 1853-1860
Kansas and the Rise of the Republican Party
Immigration and Nativism
Bleeding Kansas
The Election of 1856
The Economy in the 1850s
The Impending Crisis
The Lincoln-Douglas Debates
Secession and Civil War, 1860-1862
The Election of 1860
The Lower South Secedes
Choosing Sides
The Balance Sheet of War
Navies, the Blockade, and Foreign Relations
Campaigns and Battles, 1861-1862
Confederate Counteroffensives
A New Birth of Freedom, 1862-1865
Slavery and the War
A Winter of Discontent
Blueprint for Modern America
The Confederate Tide Crests and Recedes
Black Men in Blue
The Year of Decision
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