Marvin Kitman - History - 2000 - 358 pages
The author of I Am a VCR provides a humorous, irreverent look at George Washington's political campaign for president that describes Washington's weaknesses for social climbing ...
Carol Sue Humphrey - History - 1996 - 182 pages
"Humphrey provides an overview of how newspapers perceived public issues and evolved as an industry. She divides the five decades into nine distinct eras, with an added chapter ...
Frank Lambert - History - 2001 - 300 pages
This text presents an account of the evangelical revival known as the Great Awakening. It demonstrates that the 'awakening' was invented by 18th-century evangelicals who were ...
Mechal Sobel - History - 1989 - 364 pages
Argues that the culture of the English in colonial America was affected by African values and culture, and identifies shared perceptions of time, space, and causality
Frances Mossiker - History - 1996 - 383 pages
Drawing on the words of contemporaries, the author creates a portrait of the amazing life of the daring and beautiful Indian princess and heroine
Carl J. Ekberg - History - 2000 - 376 pages
Creates a picture of the Illinois country as a single ethnic, economic, and cultural entity. Focusing on the French Creole communities along the Mississippi River, this book ...
Adam Smith - Business & Economics - 1982 - 537 pages
The classic eighteenth-century treatise on the principles of political economics is presented in a definitive text with an introduction, chronology, and index.