Incorporating the scholarship of social historians within the framework of a narrative history, this work tells how this "Nation of Nations", as Walt Whitman named the USA, managed to prosper and expand to become the longest lived republic in the history of the world.
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"Counterpoint" essays explore contrasting ways historians have interpreted a central topic. The essays are integrated into the narrative (not set aside in boxes).
Increased coverage of environmental history and western history.
Previous edition chapters on Traditional Politics (21) and The New Empire (22) are condensed into one new chapter (21): The Political System Under Strain.
Retains more detail than most concise texts. Instead of a barebones outline, the narrative's historical context helps students remember events and place them in perspective.
"Eyewitness to History"-the book's primary source feature provides engaging documents whose narratives are by those who experienced history first-hand.
Key Terms and Themes are highlighted in the margin to guide the student.
Global Essays begin each of the text's six units.
Significant Events timelines end each chapter, and maps and charts with full captions throughout.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill, Inc., 1996. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. New 1996 Copyright, Nation Of Nations-A Concise Narrative Of The American Republic-Volume Two: Since 1865, In Softcover Format With Chapters 17-34, Appendix, Bibliography, Index, Charts, Maps, Illustrations, Photography, Pictorial Cover And Possible Light Shelf Wear(1996 Copyright) 1-10-5. Bookseller Inventory # 0026311
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070157405
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070157405
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-199-50-1294001