The American Promise, Value Edition, Volume 1
  • Author : James L. Roark
  • Release Date : 08 December 2014
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 544
  • ISBN 13 : 9781319004279

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Book Description: The American Promise, Value Edition, has long been a favorite with students who value the text’s readability, clear chronology, and lively voices of ordinary Americans, all in a portable format. Instructors have long valued the full narrative accompanied by a 2-color map program and the rich instructor resources of the parent text made available at an affordable price.

The American Promise  Value Edition  Volume 1

The American Promise Value Edition Volume 1

Author : James L. Roark,Michael P. Johnson,Patricia Cline Cohen,Sarah Stage,Susan M. Hartmann
Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
Genre : History
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The American Promise, Value Edition, has long been a favorite with students who value the text’s readability, clear chronology, and lively voices of ordinary Americans, all in a portable format. Instructors have long valued the full narrative accompanied by a 2-color map program and the rich instructor resources of ...

Reading the American Past

Reading the American Past

Author : Michael P. Johnson
Publisher : Bedford/st Martins
Genre : History
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This two-volume primary-source collection provides a broad range of voices and perspectives from our nation's past, while emphasizing the important social, political, and economic themes of most U.S. history survey courses. Edited by one of the authors of The American Promise and designed to complement the textbook, Reading the ...

Reading the American Past  Volume II  From 1865

Reading the American Past Volume II From 1865

Author : Michael P. Johnson
Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
Genre : History
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With five carefully selected documents per chapter, this two-volume primary source reader presents a wide range of documents representing political, social, and cultural history in a manageable, accessible way. Thirty-two new documents infuse the collection with the voices of an even wider range of historical actors. Expertly edited by Michael ...

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These Truths A History of the United States

Author : Jill Lepore
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Genre : History
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New York Times Bestseller In the most ambitious one-volume American history in decades, award-winning historian and New Yorker writer Jill Lepore offers a magisterial account of the origins and rise of a divided nation, an urgently needed reckoning with the beauty and tragedy of American history. Written in elegiac prose, ...

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How the Word Is Passed

Author : Clint Smith
Publisher : Little, Brown
Genre : History
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Winner of the Stowe Prize Winner of the NBCC Prize for Nonfiction This compelling #1 New York Times bestseller examines the legacy of slavery in America—and how both history and activism continue to shape our everyday lives. Beginning in his hometown of New Orleans, Clint Smith leads the reader on ...

Reading the Romance

Reading the Romance

Author : Janice A. Radway
Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
Genre : Social Science
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Originally published in 1984, Reading the Romance challenges popular (and often demeaning) myths about why romantic fiction, one of publishing's most lucrative categories, captivates millions of women readers. Among those who have disparaged romance reading are feminists, literary critics, and theorists of mass culture. They claim that romances enforce the woman ...

Reading the Past

Reading the Past

Author : Ian Hodder,Scott Hutson
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : History
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Life of a Klansman

Author : Edward Ball
Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Why Study History

Why Study History

Author : Marcus Collins,Peter N. Stearns
Publisher : London Publishing Partnership
Genre : Education
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Considering studying history at university? Wondering whether a history degree will get you a good job, and what you might earn? Want to know what it’s actually like to study history at degree level? This book tells you what you need to know. Studying any subject at degree level ...

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Red Skin White Masks

Author : Glen Sean Coulthard
Publisher : U of Minnesota Press
Genre : Social Science
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WINNER OF: Frantz Fanon Outstanding Book from the Caribbean Philosophical Association Canadian Political Science Association’s C.B. MacPherson Prize Studies in Political Economy Book Prize Over the past forty years, recognition has become the dominant mode of negotiation and decolonization between the nation-state and Indigenous nations in North America. ...

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Author : Isabel Wilkerson
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Social Science
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD LONGLIST • “An instant American classic and almost certainly the keynote nonfiction book of the American century thus far.”—Dwight Garner, The New York Times The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling author of The Warmth of Other Suns examines the ...

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Author : Len Joy
Publisher : New Era Publishing
Genre : Uncategorized
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Dancer Stonemason is three days from his major league debut. With his wife and son cheering him on, he pitches the greatest game of his life. And then loses everything. Told against the backdrop of America's postwar challenges from Little Rock to the Bay of Pigs to Viet Nam, American ...

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Author : Michael P. Johnson
Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
Genre : History
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With five carefully selected documents per chapter, this two-volume primary source reader presents a wide range of documents representing political, social, and cultural history in a manageable, accessible way. Thirty-two new documents infuse the collection with the voices of an even wider range of historical actors. Expertly edited by Michael ...

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Author : Agnieszka Orszulak,Agnieszka Romanowska
Publisher : Jagiellonian University Press
Genre : Uncategorized
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This book is a collection of essays by students from nine European universities, who took part in a strategic partnership aiming to promote historical understanding of the crises plaguing Europe and the world today. They examine early modern theater, the works of Shakespeare in particular, and consider how it speaks ...