The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877
Long-positioned and long-respected as a bestseller for the U.S. history survey course that focuses on political history as its framework, this textbook's most significant strength is its rich and distinctive prose. For this Eleventh Edition, co-authors Mark Carnes of Barnard College at Columbia University and John Garraty have collaborated to retell the story of Americas past.For the Eleventh Edition, the authors have written a new prologue on pre-Columbian America and the continents earliest human inhabitants, revised each chapter to incorporate recent research and scholarship, integrated more social and cultural history, selected many new illustrations and written informative new captions to engage students visually, introduced two new features, and updated the final chapter (33) to carry the story through the election of 2000, the beginnings of the Bush administration, and the events and aftermath of September 11, 2001, which have profoundly changed the American nation and its people.
9 pages matching Anasazi in this book
Results 1-3 of 9
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Adams American Anasazi army Bank Battle became blacks Boston Britain British Cahokia century Chesapeake church cities Civil colonies colonists Compromise of 1850 Confederate Congress Constitution Continental Congress corn cotton Court declared delegates Democratic early economic elected England English Europe European farmers federal Federalist force foreign France French George governor Grant Hamilton Hohokam House important Indians Island Jackson James Jefferson John John Adams King labor land leaders legislature Lincoln Louisiana majority manufacturing Maryland Massachusetts ment merchants million minister Mississippi North America northern party Patriot Pennsylvania Philadelphia planters political population president Puritan region religious Republican Revolution River Senate settlement settlers ships slavery slaves social soldiers South Carolina southern Spain Spanish Stamp Act territory tion Tisquantum Tituba tobacco took town trade treaty troops Union United Virginia vote Washington West western Whigs William women XYZ Affair York