Out of Many, Brief Volume I

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  • Copyright: 2004-01-01
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This major revision of a path-breaking text weaves together the complex interaction of social, political, and historical forces that have shaped the United States by emphasizing that American history has never been the preserve of any particular region or any specific group of people. Diversity is a central theme. The text's trademark continental approach has been refined to incorporate a greater hemispheric perspective, while a new community and memory feature analyzes the roleand the conflictsof historical memory in shaping communities' understanding of the past. Automatically includes Mapping American History CD-ROM. Text format is 4-color, full trim size and cost 25% less than comprehensive texts.

Table of Contents

Combined Edition includes Chapters 1-31
Volume I includes Chapters 1-17
Volume II includes Chapters 17-31
(Note: Each chapter begins with chapter-opening outlines and key topic lists and concludes with a Chronology, Conclusion, Review Questions, Recommended Reading, Additional Bibliography, and History on the Internet.)
Community and Diversity
A Continent of Villages, to 1500
American Communities: Cahokia: Thirteenth-Century Life on the Mississippi
Settling the Continent
New Ways of Living on the Land
The Development of Farming
Cultural Regions of North America on the Eve of Colonization
Community and Memory: The Battle over Burials
When Worlds Collide, 1492-1590
American Communities: The English and the Algonquians at Roanoke
The Expansion of Europe
The Spanish in the Americas
Northern Explorations and Encounters
Planting Colonies in North America, 1588-1701
American Communities: Communities Struggle with Diversity in Seventeenth-Century Santa Feacute;
Spain and Its Competitors in North America
England in the Chesapeake
The New England Colonies
The Restoration Colonies
Conflict and War
Slavery and Empire, 1441-1770
American Communities: African Slaves Build Their Own Community in Coastal Georgia
The Beginnings of African Slavery
The African Slave Trade
The Development of North American Slave Societies
African to African American
Slavery and the Economies of Empire
Slavery and Freedom
Community and Memory: The Living History of Slavery
The Cultures of Colonial North America, 1700-1780
American Communities: From Deerfield to Kahnawake: Crossing Cultural Boundaries
North American Regions
Diverging Social and Political Patterns
The Cultural Transformation of British North America
From Empire to Independence, 1750-1776
American Communities: The First Continental Congress Shapes a National Political Community
The Seven Years'' War in America
The Imperial Crisis in British North America
ldquo;Save Your Money and Save Your Country.rdquo; From Resistance to Rebellion
Deciding for Independence
Community and Memory: The Invention of the Liberty Bell
The Creation of the United States, 1776-1786
American Communities: A National Community Evolves at Valley Forge
The War for Independence
The United States in Congress Assembled
Revolutionary Politics in the States
The United States of North America, 1786-1800
American Communities: Mingo Creek Settlers Refuse to Pay the Whiskey Tax
Forming a New Government
The New Nation
Federalists and Jeffersonian Republicans
ldquo;The Rising Glory of America.rdquo;
An Agrarian Republic, 1790-1824
American Communities: Expansion Touches Mandan Villages on the Upper Missouri
North American Communities from Coast to Coast
A National Economy
The Jefferson Presidency
Renewed Imperial Rivalry in North America
The War of 1812
Defining the Boundaries
Community and Memory: In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark
The Growth of Democracy, 1824-1840
American Communities: Martin Van Buren Forges a New Kind of Political Community
The New Democratic Politics in North America
The Jackson Presidency
Internal Improvements: Building an Infrastructure
Jackson and His Opponents: The Rise of the Whigs
The Second American Party System
American Arts and Letters
The South and Slavery, 1790s-1850s
American Communities: Natchez-under-the Hill
Cotton and Southern Expansion
To Be a Slave
The African American Community
The White Majority
The Defense of Slavery
Industry and the North, 1790s-1840s
American Communities: Women Factory Workers Form a Community in Lowell, Massachusetts
Preindustrial Ways of Working
The Market Revolution
From Artisan to Worker
A New Social Order
Coming to Terms with the New Age, 1820s-1850s
American Communities: Seneca Falls: Women Reformers Respond to the Market Revolution
Urban America
The Labor Movement and Urban Politics
Social Reform Movements
Antislavery and Abolitionism
The Women''s Rights Movement
The Territorial Expansion of the United States, 1830s-1850s
American Communities: Texans and Tejanos ldquo;Remember the Alamo!rdquo; Exploring the West
The Politics of Expansion
The Mexican-American War
California and the Gold Rush
The Politics of Manifest Destiny
Community and Memory: Remembering the Alamo
The Coming Crisis, the 1850s
American Communities: Illinois Communities Debate Slavery
America in 1850
The Compromise of 1850
The Crisis of the National Party System
The Differences Deepen
The South Secedes
The Civil War, 1861-1865
American Communities: Mother Bickerdyke Connects Northern Communities to Their Boys at War
Communities Mobilize for War
Governments Organize for War
The Fighting through 1862
The Death of Slavery
The Front Lines and the Home Front
The Tide Turns
Reconstruction, 1863-1877
American Communities: Hale County, Alabama: From Slavery to Freedom in a Black Belt Community
The Politics of Reconstruction
The Meaning of Freedom
Southern Politics and Society
Reconstructing the North
Conquest and Survival: The Trans-Mississippi West, 1860-1900
American Communities: The Oklahoma Land Rush
Indian Peoples under Siege
The Internal Empire
The Cattle Industry
Farming Communities on the Plains
The World''s Breadbasket
The Western Landscape
The Transformation of Indian Societies
The Incorporation of America, 1865-1900
American Communities: Packingtown, Chicago, Illinois
The Rise of Industry, the Triumph of Business
Labor in the Age of Big Business
The New South
The Industrial City
Culture and Society in the Gilded Age
Cultures in Conflict, Culture in Common
Community and Memory: Representing Chicago''s History
Commonwealth and Empire, 1870-1900
American Communities: The Cooperative Commonwealth
Toward a National Governing Class
Farmers and Workers Organize Their Communities
The Crisis of the 1890s
Politics of Reform, Politics of Order
ldquo;Imperialism of Righteousness.rdquo; The Spanish-America War
Urban America and the Progressive Era, 1900-1917
American Communities: The Henry Street Settlement House: Women Settlement House Workers Create a Community of Reform
The Currents of Progressivism
Social Control and Its Limits
Working-Class Communities and Protest
Women''s Movements and Black Awakening
National Progressivism
Community and Memory: Battle for the Lower East Side
World War I, 1914-1920
American Communities: Vigilante Justice in Bisbee, Arizona
Becoming a World Power
The Great War
American Mobilization
Over Here
Repression and Reaction
An Uneasy Peace
The Twenties, 1920-1929
American Communities: The Movie Audience and Hollywood: Mass Culture Creates a New National Community
Postwar Prosperity and Its Price
The New Mass Culture
The State, the Economy, and Business
Resistance to Modernity
Promises Postponed
The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929-1940
American Communities: Sit-Down Strike at Flint: Automobile Workers Organize a New Union
Hard Times
FDR and The First New Deal
Left Turn and the Second New Deal
The New Deal and the West
Depression-Era Culture
The Limits of Reform
World War II, 1941-1945
American Communities: Los Alamos, New Mexico
The Coming of World War II
Arsenal of Democracy
The Home Front
Men and Women in Uniform
The World at War
Community and
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