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Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Eric Foner, Lisa McGirr, American Historical Association
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-11 - Publisher: Temple University Press

American History Now collects eighteen original historiographic essays that survey recent scholarship in American history and trace the shifting lines of interpretation and debate in the field. Building on the legacy of two previous editions of The New American History, this volume presents an entirely new group of contributors and
The American History Highway: A Guide to Internet Resources on U.S., Canadian, and Latin American History
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Dennis A. Trinkle
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-28 - Publisher: Routledge

This brand new addition to the acclaimed "History Highway" series is essential for anyone conducting historical research on North, Central, or South America. Complete with a CD with live links to sites, it directs users to the best and broadest, most current information on U.S., Canadian, and Latin American history
Ages of American Capitalism
Language: en
Pages: 944
Authors: Jonathan Levy
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-20 - Publisher: Random House

A leading economic historian traces the evolution of American capitalism from the colonial era to the present--and argues that we've reached a turning point that will define the era ahead. "The best one-volume history of American capitalism . . . It is impossible to understand the United States without understanding
A Post-Exceptionalist Perspective on Early American History
Language: en
Pages: 138
Authors: Carroll P. Kakel III
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-16 - Publisher: Springer

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Rethinking American History in a Global Age
Language: en
Pages: 427
Authors: Thomas Bender
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-14 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"In One eloquent essay after another, some of the wisest historians of our time write American history in a grand cosmopolitan context. From the era of discovery to the present, histories that we thought we knew—of labor, of race relations, of politics, of gender relations, of diplomacy, of ethnicity—are more