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

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

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A patriot's history of the United States : from Columbus's Great Discovery to the war on terror
Title
A patriot's history of the United States
Title remainder
from Columbus's Great Discovery to the war on terror
Statement of responsibility
Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen
Title variation
patriots history of the United States
Title variation remainder
from Columbuss great discovery to the war on terror
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Argues against educational practices that teach students to be ashamed of American history, offering a history of the United States that highlights the country's virtues while placing its darker periods in political and historical context
Writing style
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166067
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BKL
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Schweikart, Larry
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1950-
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Allen, Michael
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True
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United States
Target audience
adult
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from Columbus's great discovery to the war on terror
Label
A patriot's history of the United States : from Columbus's Great Discovery to the war on terror, Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [897]-898) and index
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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 928 p.
Isbn
9781595230010
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004049114
System control number
(OCoLC)55105371
Label
A patriot's history of the United States : from Columbus's Great Discovery to the war on terror, Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [897]-898) and index
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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 928 p.
Isbn
9781595230010
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004049114
System control number
(OCoLC)55105371

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