These United States The Questions of Our Past

ISBN-10: 0132299658
ISBN-13: 9780132299657
Edition: 3rd 2007 (Revised)
Authors: Irwin Unger
List price: $70.80 Buy it from $19.26
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: Written by a Pulitzer Prize winning author, this ldquo;conciserdquo; survey explores the many and varied threads of American history-social, intellectual, cultural, political, diplomatic, economic, and military-from the arrival of the first native  More...

Used Starting from $32.50
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Art Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of World Philosophies Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
American History Volume 1 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Music Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $70.80
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 8/17/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 592
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.640
Language: English

Written by a Pulitzer Prize winning author, this ldquo;conciserdquo; survey explores the many and varied threads of American history-social, intellectual, cultural, political, diplomatic, economic, and military-from the arrival of the first native American inhabitants thousand of years ago throught the crisis following the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington on September 11, 2001. This new third edition is updated to include the War on Terror, the Iraq War, the election of 2004, the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, and globalization.

The New World Encounters the Old: Why 1492?
The Old World Comes to America: What Brought Europeans and Africans to the New World?
Colonial Society: How Did Old World Life and Culture Change the Wilderness?
Moving Toward Independence: Why Did the Colonists Revolt?
The Revolution: How Did It Change America?
The Origins of the Constitution: By Popular Demand?
The First Party System: What Issues Divided the New Nation?
The Jeffersonians in Office: How Did Power Affect Republican Ideology?
The American Economic Miracle: What Made It Possible?
Jacksonian Democracy: What Was It and How Did It Change Political Life?
The Mexican War and Expansionism: Greed, Manifest Destiny, or Inevitability?
Americans Before the Civil War: What Where They Really Like?
The Old South: What Is Myth and What Was Real?
The Coming of the Civil War: What Caused the Division?
The Civil War: How Did the War Change the Nation?
Reconstruction: What Went Wrong?
The Triumph of Industrialism: What Were the Causes, What Were the Costs?
Age of the City: What Did Cities Offer? and to Whom?
The Trans-Missouri West: Another Colony?
The Gilded Age: How ldquo;Gildedrdquo; Was It?
The American Empire: Why Did the United States Look Abroad?
Progressivism: What Were Its Roots and What Were Its Accomplishments?
World War I: Idealism, National Interest, or Neutral Rights?
The Twenties: Happy Adolescence or Decade of Stress?
The New Deal: Too Far or Not Far Enough?
World War II: Blunder, or Decision in the National Interest?
Post War America: Why So Security Conscious?
The Dissenting Sixties: Why Protest in the ldquo;Great Societyrdquo;?
The Uncertain Seventies: Why Did the Right Fail?
The ldquo;Reagan Revolutionrdquo;: What Was It? What Did It Accomplish?
A Different America?: Would Diversity and the Cold War's End Change America?
Appendices
Bibliographies
Index

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×