America in the Twentieth Century

America in the Twentieth Century

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For freshman/sophomore-level survey courses in 20th Century U.S. History. Written in a lively, narrative style, this comprehensive survey of 20th century U.S. history-from the late 19th century through the late 20th century-focuses on the public life of American people, on American political history, and the history of American public policy. It intertwines political, demographic, economic, social, and cultural history throughout.show more

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  • Paperback | 657 pages
  • 175.26 x 233.68 x 30.48mm | 1,043.26g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 4th edition
  • illustrations, maps
  • 0130833703
  • 9780130833709

Table of contents

1. Prologue: A Society in Transition. 2. The Progressive Era. 3. The United States and the World. 4. The Twenties. 5. The Great Depression. 6. The New Deal. 7. Diplomacy between Wars. 8. World War II. 9. The Rise of the Cold War. 10. The Age of Consensus. 11. New Frontiers. 12. Reform, Rebellion, and War. 13. The Nixon Era. 14. An Era of Limits. 15. America in the Eighties. 16. The 1990s.show more

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