U S History

Published by OpenStax College, U.S. History covers the breadth of the chronological history of the United States and also provides the necessary depth to ensure the course is manageable for instructors and students alike. U.S. History is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of most courses. The authors introduce key forces and major developments that together form the American experience, with particular attention paid to considering issues of race, class and gender. The text provides a balanced approach to U.S. history, considering the people, events and ideas that have shaped the United States from both the top down (politics, economics, diplomacy) and bottom up (eyewitness accounts, lived experience).

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  • Author : P. Scott Corbett
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 1046 pages
  • ISBN : 9789888407392
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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U.S. History

U.S. History
  • Author : P. Scott Corbett,Volker Janssen,John M. Lund
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 19 December 2017
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Published by OpenStax College, U.S. History covers the breadth of the chronological history of the United States and also provides the necessary depth to ensure the course is manageable for instructors and students alike. U.S. History is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of most courses. The authors introduce key forces and major developments that together form the American experience, with particular attention paid to considering issues of race, class and gender. The text provides a

A People's History of the United States

A People's History of the United States
  • Author : Howard Zinn
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 04 February 2003
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Since its original landmark publication in 1980, A People's History of the United States has been chronicling American history from the bottom up, throwing out the official version of history taught in schools -- with its emphasis on great men in high places -- to focus on the street, the home, and the, workplace. Known for its lively, clear prose as well as its scholarly research, A People's History is the only volume to tell America's story from the point of

A Concise History of the United States of America

A Concise History of the United States of America
  • Author : Susan-Mary Grant
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 05 March 2012
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Born out of violence and the aspirations of its early settlers, the United States of America has become one of the world's most powerful nations. The book begins in colonial America as the first Europeans arrived, lured by the promise of financial profit, driven by religious piety and accompanied by diseases which would ravage the native populations. It explores the tensions inherent in a country built on slave labour in the name of liberty, one forced to assert its unity

The United States in World History

The United States in World History
  • Author : Edward J. Davies, II
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 27 September 2006
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In this concise, accessible introductory survey of the history of the United States from 1790 to the present day, Edward J. Davies examines key themes in the evolution of America from colonial rule to international supremacy. Focusing particularly on those currents within US history that have influenced the rest of the world, the book is neatly divided into three parts which examine the Atlantic world, 1700–1800, the US and the industrial world, and the emergence of America as a global power. The

A True History of the United States

A True History of the United States
  • Author : Daniel A. Sjursen
  • Publisher : Truth to Power
  • Release : 01 June 2021
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“Thought-provoking—a must read for [everyone] seeking a firm grasp of accurate American history." —Kirkus (starred review) Brilliant, readable, and raw. Maj. (ret.) Danny Sjursen, who served combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan and later taught history at West Point, delivers a true epic and the perfect companion to Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States. Sjursen shifts the lens and challenges readers to think critically and to apply common sense to their understanding of our

How to Hide an Empire

How to Hide an Empire
  • Author : Daniel Immerwahr
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 19 February 2019
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Named one of the ten best books of the year by the Chicago Tribune A Publishers Weekly best book of 2019 | A 2019 NPR Staff Pick A pathbreaking history of the United States’ overseas possessions and the true meaning of its empire We are familiar with maps that outline all fifty states. And we are also familiar with the idea that the United States is an “empire,” exercising power around the world. But what about the actual territories—the islands, atolls, and

An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States

An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States
  • Author : Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 11 August 2015
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Now part of the HBO docuseries "Exterminate All the Brutes," written and directed by Raoul Peck 2015 Recipient of the American Book Award The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million people, descendants of the fifteen million Native people who once inhabited this land. The centuries-long genocidal program of the US settler-colonial regimen has largely been

A Patriot's History of the United States

A Patriot's History of the United States
  • Author : Larry Schweikart,Michael Patrick Allen
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 29 December 2004
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For the past three decades, many history professors have allowed their biases to distort the way America’s past is taught. These intellectuals have searched for instances of racism, sexism, and bigotry in our history while downplaying the greatness of America’s patriots and the achievements of “dead white men.” As a result, more emphasis is placed on Harriet Tubman than on George Washington; more about the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II than about D-Day or Iwo

These Truths: A History of the United States

These Truths: A History of the United States
  • Author : Jill Lepore
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 18 September 2018
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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, Lepore’s groundbreaking investigation places truth itself—a devotion to facts, proof, and evidence—at the center of the nation’s history. The American experiment rests on three ideas—"these

A Short History of the United States

A Short History of the United States
  • Author : Robert V. Remini
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 06 October 2009
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In A Short History of the United States, National Book Award winner Robert V. Remini offers a much-needed, concise history of our country. This accessible and lively volume contains the essential facts about the discovery, settlement, growth, and development of the American nation and its institutions, including the arrival and migration of Native Americans, the founding of a republic under the Constitution, the emergence of the United States as a world power, the outbreak of terrorism here and abroad, the

Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians

Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians
  • Author : Susan Sleeper-Smith,Juliana Barr,Jean M. O'Brien,Nancy Shoemaker
  • Publisher : UNC Press Books
  • Release : 20 April 2015
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A resource for all who teach and study history, this book illuminates the unmistakable centrality of American Indian history to the full sweep of American history. The nineteen essays gathered in this collaboratively produced volume, written by leading scholars in the field of Native American history, reflect the newest directions of the field and are organized to follow the chronological arc of the standard American history survey. Contributors reassess major events, themes, groups of historical actors, and approaches--social, cultural, military,

Colonial American History Stories –1665 - 1753

Colonial American History Stories –1665 - 1753
  • Author : Paul R. Wonning
  • Publisher : Mossy Feet Books
  • Release : 09 August 2022
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Colonial American History Stories - 1215 - 1664 contains almost 300 history stories presented in a timeline that begins in 1655 with the performance of the first documented play performed in British North America and ends with the switch from the Julian to the Gregorian Calendar in 1752. This journal of historical events mark the beginnings of the United States and serve as a wonderful guide of American history. These reader friendly stories include: September 27, 1540 - Society of Jesus (Jesuits) Founded By Ignatius Loyola December 19, 1675

American Republics: A Continental History of the United States, 1783-1850

American Republics: A Continental History of the United States, 1783-1850
  • Author : Alan Taylor
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 18 May 2021
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Winner of the 2022 New-York Historical Society Book Prize in American History A Washington Post and BookPage Best Nonfiction Book of the Year From a Pulitzer Prize–winning historian, the powerful story of a fragile nation as it expands across a contested continent. In this beautifully written history of America’s formative period, a preeminent historian upends the traditional story of a young nation confidently marching to its continent-spanning destiny. The newly constituted United States actually emerged as a fragile, internally

American History: A Very Short Introduction

American History: A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Paul S. Boyer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 16 August 2012
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In a miracle of concision, Paul S. Boyer provides a wide-ranging and authoritative history of America, capturing in a compact space the full story of our nation. Ranging from the earliest Native American settlers to the presidency of Barack Obama, this Very Short Introduction offers an illuminating account of politics, diplomacy, and war as well as the full spectrum of social, cultural, and scientific developments that shaped our country. Here is a masterful picture of Americas achievements and failures, large-scale