The Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People, Volume 1

3.51 avg rating
( 112 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780072565621: The Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People, Volume 1

Known for its balanced voice and approachable scholarship, Alan Brinkley's best-selling The Unfinished Nation offers a concise, yet thorough survey of American History appropriate for students at all levels. The 8 th edition features new scholarship and updated discussions, most significantly on the topics of War, American Imperialism, and Globalization.

Brinkley's accessible narrative is available as a digital SmartBook(TM), a personalized eBook that enhances understanding by asking students to demonstrate comprehension as they read. It is also supported by engaging digital tools, such as interactive maps, that encourage critical thinking and retention of key course concepts.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

In addition to being a best selling textbook author, ALAN BRINKLEY is the Allan Nevins Professor of History and former Provost at Columbia University. He is the author of Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin, and the Great Depression, which won the 1983 National Book Award; The End of Reform: New Deal Liberalism in Recession and War; and Liberalism and its Discontents. His most recent books are John F. Kennedy: The American Presidents Series: The 35th President, 1961-1963 and The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century both published recently. He was educated at Princeton and Harvard and taught previously at MIT, Harvard, and the City University Graduate School before joining the Columbia faculty In 1991. In 1998-1999, he was the Harmsworth Professor of American History at Oxford University. He won the Joseph R. Levenson Memorial Teaching Award at Harvard in 1987 and the Great Teacher Award at Columbia in 2003. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a member of the board of trustees of the National Humanities Center and Oxford University Press, and chairman of the board of trustees of the Century Foundation. He has been a visiting professor at Princeton, the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (Paris), and the University of Torino (Italy). He was the 1998-1999 Harmsworth Professor of American History at Oxford University.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Brinkley, Alan
Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social (2003)
ISBN 10: 0072565624 ISBN 13: 9780072565621
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110072565624

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
34.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.34
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Brinkley, Alan
Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
ISBN 10: 0072565624 ISBN 13: 9780072565621
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0072565624 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0031105

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
48.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.90
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Alan Brinkley
Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages (2003)
ISBN 10: 0072565624 ISBN 13: 9780072565621
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 4. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0072565624

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
50.89
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.12
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds