American Journey, The: A History of the United States Since 1865, Volume 2, 8th edition

  • David Goldfield, 
  • Carl Abbott, 
  • Virginia Anderson, 
  • Jo Ann E. Argersinger, 
  • Peter H. Argersinger, 
  • William M. Barney

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The American Journey: A History of the United States traces the geographical, ideological, political and social journeys that make up the American experience. Harnessing the stories of individuals from different eras, the authors present a clear, compelling narrative that makes American history accessible.

The 8th Edition continues to show that our attempt to live up to our American ideals is an ongoing journey that has become increasingly more inclusive of different groups and ideas. The rich visual program has been enhanced to be more interesting and informative. Photographs and pieces of fine art encapsulate emotional and historical meaning. Captions provide valuable information that allows for a fuller understanding of the people who lived the American journey.

Published by Pearson (June 23rd 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137537181

Subject: History

Category: United States History Survey


  1. Reconstruction, 1865 to 1877
  2. A New South: Economic Progress and Social Tradition, 1877 to 1900
  3. Industry, Immigrants and Cities, 1870 to 1900
  4. Transforming the West, 1865 to 1890
  5. Politics and Government, 1877 to 1900
  6. The Progressive Era, 1900 to 1917
  7. Creating an Empire, 1865 to 1917
  8. America and the Great War, 1914 to 1920
  9. Toward a Modern America: The 1920s
  10. The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929 to 1939
  11. World War II, 1939 to 1945
  12. The Cold War at Home and Abroad, 1946 to 1952
  13. The Confident Years, 1953 to 1964
  14. Shaken to the Roots, 1965 to 1980
  15. The Reagan Revolution and a Changing World, 1981 to 1992
  16. Complacency, Crisis and Global Reengagement, 1993 to 2015 
  17. A Nation Divided, 2016 to 2022

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