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Looseleaf for the Unfinished Nation: a Concise History of the American People Volume 1

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ISBN-10: 1259722511

ISBN-13: 9781259722516

Edition: 8th 2016

Authors: Alan Brinkley

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Known for its balanced voice and approachable scholarship, Alan Brinkley's best-selling The Unfinished Nation offers a concise, yet thorough survey of American History appropriate for students at all levels. The 8th edition features new scholarship and updated discussions, most significantly on the topics of War, American Imperialism, and Globalization.Brinkley's accessible narrative is available as a digital SmartBook(tm),a personalized eBook that enhances understanding by asking students to demonstrate comprehension as they read. It is also supported by engaging digital tools, such as interactive maps, that encourage critical thinking and retention of key course concepts. 
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Book details

List price: $78.67
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2016
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 9/21/2015
Binding: Book, Other 
Pages: 480
Size: 6.70" wide x 9.20" long x 0.68" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Alan Brinkley was born in 1949. He earned his Ph.D. at Harvard University and taught at MIT and Harvard as well as City University of New York and Princeton University before joining the Columbia faculty in 1991. He is the Allan Nevins Professor of History at Columbia University, where he was also Provost from 2003 - 2009. He is a historian of the New Deal. A prolific essayist, Brinkley writes regularly in magazines such as The New York Review of Books, the New York Times Book Review, Newsweek and The New Republic and is an advocate for progressive issues. Brinkley has won a John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, the National Book Award for History, and numerous other prizes and fellowships, and was elected a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He also serves as a board member or trustee of several academic and policy research institutions and chairs the board of The Century Foundation. His works include Liberalism and Its Discontents, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century.