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A patriot's history of the United States, from Columbus's Great Discovery to the war on terror, Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen

Label
A patriot's history of the United States, from Columbus's Great Discovery to the war on terror, Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [897]-898) and index
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
A patriot's history of the United States
Medium
electronic resource
Nature of contents
bibliographypatent document
Oclc number
456467925
Responsibility statement
Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen
Sub title
from Columbus's Great Discovery to the war on terror
Table Of Contents
The city on the hill, 1492-1707 -- Colonial adolescence, 1707-63 -- Colonies no more, 1763-83 -- A nation of law, 1776-89 -- Small republic, big shoulders, 1789-1815 -- The first era of big central government, 1815-36 -- Red foxes and bear flags, 1836-48 -- The house dividing, 1848-60 -- The crisis of the Union, 1860-65 -- Ideals and realities of Reconstruction, 1865-76 -- Lighting out for the territories, 1861-90 -- Sinews of democracy, 1876-96 -- "Building best, building greatly," 1896-1912 -- War, Wilson, and internationalism, 1912-20 -- The Roaring Twenties and the Great Crash, 1920-32 -- Enlarging the public sector, 1932-40 : The New Deal : immediate goals, unintended results -- Democracy's finest hour, 1941-45 -- America's "happy days," 1946-59 -- The age of upheaval, 1960-74 -- Retreat and resurrection, 1974-88 -- The moral crossroads, 1989-2000 -- America, world leader, 2000 and beyond
Target audience
adult
Classification
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