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Author Bower, Bert.

Title History alive! : the United States / Bert Bower, Jim Lobdell.

Publication Info. Palo Alto, Ca. : Teachers' Curriculum Institute, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  TEXTBOOK 793 HIS    Check Shelf
Description 530 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Series History alive
History alive.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Native Americans -- European exploration and settlement -- The English colonies in America -- Life in the colonies -- Toward independence -- The Declaration of Independence -- The American Revolution -- Creating the Constitution -- The Constitution: a more perfect union -- The BIll of Rights -- Political development in the early Republic -- Foreign affairs in the young nation -- The worlds of North and South -- Andrew Jackson and the growth of American democracy -- Manifest destiny and the growing nation -- Life in the West -- Mexicano contributions to the Southwest -- An era of reform -- African Americans at mid-century -- A dividing nation -- The Civil War -- The Reconstruction Era -- Tensions in the West -- The rise of industry -- The great wave of immigration -- The Progressive Era -- America becomes a world power -- The Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression -- World War II -- The Cold War -- The Civil Rights movement -- Contemporary American society -- The Declaration of Independence -- The Constitution of the United States -- The Bill of Rights and later amendments -- Presidents of the United States -- The pledge of allegiance -- "The star-spangled banner" -- Maps -- Glossary.
Subject United States -- History -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
History -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
History -- Study and teaching (Secondary) (OCoLC)fst00958328
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Lobdell, Jim.
Added Title United States
ISBN 1583711872
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