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Unruly Americans and the Origins of the Constitution

Woody Holton - History - 2007 - 370 pages
Examines the original intent behind the writing of the Constitution and how it was shaped by the reactions, occasionally violent ones, of citizens to include a protection of ...
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Becoming African in America : Race and Nation in the Early Black Atlantic ...

James Sidbury Professor of History University of Texas at Austin - Social Science - 2007 - 304 pages
The first slaves imported to America did not see themselves as "African" but rather as Temne, Igbo, or Yoruban. In Becoming African in America, James Sidbury reveals how an ...
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The World That Made New Orleans: From Spanish Silver to Congo Square

Ned Sublette - History - 2008 - 368 pages
Offering a new perspective on the unique cultural influences of New Orleans, this entertaining history captures the soul of the city and reveals its impact on the rest of the ...
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The Fall of the House of Bush: The Untold Story of How a Band of True ...

Craig Unger - History - 2007 - 368 pages
The presidency of George W. Bush has led to the worst foreign policy decision in the history of the United States -- the bloody, unwinnable war in Iraq. How did this happen ...
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Changing Party Coalitions: The Mystery of the Red State-blue State Alignment

Jerry F. Hough - Political Science - 2006 - 305 pages
Where did the OC RedOCO states and OC BlueOCO states come from? Jerry F. Hough, professor on the US Presidency at Duke University, looks at the American experience and examines ...
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Changing Party Coalitions: The Mystery of the Red State-blue State Alignment

Jerry F. Hough - Political Science - 2006 - 305 pages
Exploring the causes of the unnatural red-state/blue-state dichotomy in America, Hough, a professor of comparative politics, ponders the likely effects of the next economic ...
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Changing Party Coalitions: The Mystery of the Red State-blue State Alignment

Jerry F. Hough - Political Science - 2006 - 305 pages
Where did the OC RedOCO states and OC BlueOCO states come from? Jerry F. Hough, professor on the US Presidency at Duke University, looks at the American experience and examines ...
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Critical Americans: Victorian Intellectuals and Transatlantic Liberal Reform ...

Leslie Butler - History - 2009 - 400 pages
In this intellectual history of American liberalism during the second half of the nineteenth century, Leslie Butler examines a group of nationally prominent and internationally ...
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Dislocating Race and Nation: Episodes in Nineteenth-Century American ...

Robert S. Levine - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 336 pages
Levine emphasizes the centrality of both inter- and intra-American conflict in his analysis of four illuminating "episodes" of literary responses to questions of U.S. racial ...
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