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American People : Creating a Nation and a Society : Concise, Volume 1-to 1877

American People : Creating a Nation and a Society : Concise, Volume 1-to 1877 - 6th edition

American People : Creating a Nation and a Society : Concise, Volume 1-to 1877 - 6th edition

ISBN13: 9780205572465

ISBN10: 0205572464

American People : Creating a Nation and a Society : Concise, Volume 1-to 1877 by Gary B. Nash - ISBN 9780205572465
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 6TH 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Longman, Inc.
Published: 2008
International: No
American People : Creating a Nation and a Society : Concise, Volume 1-to 1877 by Gary B. Nash - ISBN 9780205572465

ISBN13: 9780205572465

ISBN10: 0205572464

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 6TH 08

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Summary

This condensed version ofThe American People, Seventh Editionexamines U.S. history as revealed through the experiences of all Americans, both ordinary and extraordinary. With a thought-provoking and rich presentation, the authors explore the complex lives of Americans of all national origins and cultural backgrounds, at all levels of society, and in all regions of the country.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents Recovering the Past Maps Preface Supplements About the Authors
PART 1A COLONIZING PEOPLE, PREHISTORY1776

1 Ancient America and Africa

2 Europeans and Africans Reach the Americas

3 Colonizing a Continent in the Seventeenth Century

4 The Maturing of Colonial Society

5 The Strains of Empire


PART 2A REVOLUTIONARY PEOPLE, 17751828

6 A People in Revolution

7 Consolidating the Revolution

8 Creating a Nation

9 Society and Politics in the Early Republic


PART 3AN EXPANDING PEOPLE, 18201877

10 Currents of Change in the Northeast and the Old Northwest

11 Slavery and the Old South

12 Shaping America in the Antebellum Age

13 Moving West

14 The Union in Peril

15 The Union Severed

16 The Union Reconstructed

Appendix

Index