American Roots: Readings on U.S. Cultural History

American Roots: Readings on U.S. Cultural History

By: Karen Louise Blanchard (author), Christine Baker Root (author)Paperback

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Written for intermediate-level students, American Roots includes articles written in a variety of styles. These readings describe major events, people, and trends within nine broad historical periods, and are designed to increase reading confidence while building knowledge of U.S. history and culture.

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Chapter 1 Birth of a Nation: 1600-1800 Chapter 2 A Growing Nation: The Early 1800s Chapter 3 A Divided Nation: The Mid-1800s Chapter 4 Industrialization and the Final Frontier: The Late 1800s Chapter 5 A New Century: The First Two Decades Chapter 6 Prosperity and Depression: The 1920s a nd 1930s Chapter 7 War and Recovery: The 1940s a nd 1950s Chapter 8 Turbulent Times: The 1960s a nd 1970s Chapter 9 The End of a Century: 1980-2000 Epilogue Predictions from 1900

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  • publication date: 10/11/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780201619959
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 218
  • ID: 9780201619959
  • weight: 472
  • ISBN10: 0201619954

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