Out of Many: A History of the American People, Combined Volume, 8th edition

  • John M. Faragher
  • Mari Jo Buhle
  • Daniel H. Czitrom
  • George J. Armelagos

Out of Many: A History of the American People, Combined Volume (Subscription)

ISBN-13:  9780205999026


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Show students how diverse communities and different regions have shaped America
Out of Many: A History of the American People, Eighth Edition offers a distinctive and relevant approach to American history, highlighting the experiences of diverse communities of Americans in the unfolding story of our country. The only American history text with a truly continental perspective, Out of Many offers community vignettes – from New England to the South, the Midwest to the far West – that help students see how diverse communities and different regions have shaped America's past. By focusing on particular communities and regions, Out of Many weaves the stories of the people and the nation into a single compelling narrative that continues to this day.

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Table of contents

1. A Continent of Villages, to 1500
2. When Worlds Collide, 1492—1590
3. Planting Colonies in North America, 1588—1701
4. Slavery and Empire, 1441—1770
5. The Cultures of Colonial North America, 1700—1780
6. From Empire to Independence, 1750—1776
7. The American Revolution, 1776—1786
8. The New Nation, 1786—1800
9. An Empire for Liberty, 1790—1824
10. The South and Slavery, 1790s—1850s
11. The Growth of Democracy, 1824—1840
12. Industry and the North, 1790s—1840s
13. Meeting the Challenges of the New Age
14. The Territorial Expansion of the United States, 1830s—1850s
15. The Coming Crisis, the 1850s
16. The Civil War, 1861—1865
17. Reconstruction, 1863—1877
18. Conquest and Survival
19. Production and Consumption in the Gilded Age, 1865—1900
20. Democracy and Empire, 1870—1900
21. Urban America and the Progressive Era, 1900—1917
22. A Global Power
23. The Twenties, 1920—1929
24. The Great Depression and the New Deal, 1929—1940
25. World War II, 1941—1945
26. The Cold War Begins, 1945—1952
27. America at Mid-Century, 1952—1963
28. The Civil Rights Movement, 1945—1966
29. War Abroad, War at Home, 1965—1974
30. The Conservative Ascendancy, 1974—1991
31. The United States in a Global Age, 1992—Present

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Published by Pearson (June 4th 2015) - Copyright © 2016