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American Labor and Economic Citizenship

New Capitalism from World War I to the Great Depression

by Mark Hendrickson

<p>Once viewed as a distinct era characterized by intense bigotry, nostalgia for simpler times and a revulsion against active government, the 1920s have been rediscovered by historians in recent decades as a time when Herbert Hoover and his ...

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American Labor, Congress, and the Welfare State, 1935–2010

by Tracy Roof

<p>Despite achieving monumental reforms in the United States such as the eight-hour workday, a federal minimum wage, and workplace health and safety laws, organized labor’s record on much of its agenda has been mixed. Tracy Roof’s sweeping ...

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American Labyrinth

Intellectual History for Complicated Times

by Raymond Haberski Jr. & Andrew Hartman

<p>Intellectual history has never been more relevant and more important to public life in the United States. In complicated and confounding times, people look for the principles that drive action and the foundations that support national ideals.

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American Legal History: A Very Short Introduction

by G. Edward White

<p>Law has played a central role in American history. From colonial times to the present, law has not just reflected the changing society in which legal decisions have been made-it has played a powerful role in shaping that society, though not ...

ISBN: 9780199913053

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American Machiavelli

Alexander Hamilton and the Origins of U.S. Foreign Policy

by John Lamberton Harper

<p>Alexander Hamilton rose from his humble beginnings as an illegitimate West Indian orphan and emigrant to become the premier statebuilder and strategic thinker of the American Founding generation. This is the first detailed narrative study of ...

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American Made

Shaping the American Economy

by Harold C Livesay

<p>American Made is a best-selling collection of biographical sketches that introduces key trends of American business.The book details American business through time by presenting the history of people who forever changed the way that Americans

ISBN: 9781315510354

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American Maelstrom

The 1968 Election and the Politics of Division

by Michael A. Cohen

<p>In his presidential inaugural address of January 1965, Lyndon B. Johnson offered an uplifting vision for America, one that would end poverty and racial injustice. Elected in a landslide over the conservative Republican Barry Goldwater and ...

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American Methodist Worship

by Karen B. Westerfield Tucker

<p>&quot;<em>American Methodist Worship</em> is the most comprehensive history of worship among John Wesley's various American spiritual descendents that has ever been written. It will be a foundational book for anyone who wishes to understand ...

ISBN: 9780190454203

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American Missionaries, Korean Protestants, and the Changing Shape of World Christianity, 1884-1965

by William Yoo

<p>This book examines the partnerships and power struggles between American missionaries and Korean Protestant leaders in both nations from the late 19th century to the aftermath of the Korean War. Yoo analyzes American and Korean sources, ...

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American Modernism and Depression Documentary

by Jeff Allred

<p>Photos filled with the forlorn faces of hungry and impoverished Americans that came to characterize the desolation of the Great Depression are among the best known artworks of the twentieth century. Captured by the camera's eye, these stark ...

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American Nationalisms

Imagining Union in the Age of Revolutions, 1783–1833

by Benjamin E. Park

<p>America was born in an age of political revolution throughout the Atlantic world, a period when the very definition of 'nation' was transforming. Benjamin E. Park traces how Americans imagined novel forms of nationality during the country's ...

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American Naval History: A Very Short Introduction

by Craig L. Symonds

<p>This fast-paced narrative charts the history of the US Navy from its birth during the American Revolution through to its current superpower status. The story highlights iconic moments of great drama pivotal to the nation's fortunes: John Paul

ISBN: 9780199394791

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American Politics

by Jon Roper

To understand the world events today, you need to understand American politics. Exploring the principles enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, Jon Roper provides a sharp analysis of how history has shaped the way ...

ISBN: 9781743104446

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American Politics in the Postwar Sunbelt

Conservative Growth in a Battleground Region

by Sean P. Cunningham

<p>This book analyzes the political culture of the American Sunbelt since the end of World War II. It highlights and explains the Sunbelt's emergence during the second half of the twentieth century as the undisputed geographic epicentre for ...

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American Presidential Statecraft

During the Cold War and After

by Ronald E. Powaski

<p>This book, the second of two volumes, examines the presidency in last half of twentieth century America and explores the successes and failures of presidents in their foreign policy initiatives. It examines each president's ability to apply ...

ISBN: 9783319504544

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American Protestantism in the Age of Psychology

by Dr Stephanie Muravchik

<p>Many have worried that the ubiquitous practice of psychology and psychotherapy in America has corrupted religious faith, eroded civic virtue and weakened community life. But an examination of the history of three major psycho-spiritual ...

ISBN: 9781139125123

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American Refugees

Turning to Canada for Freedom

by Rita Shelton Deverell

<p>When it became clear that Donald Trump would become the new US president on election night in 2016, the website for Citizenship and Immigration Canada crashed. It was overwhelmed by Americans afraid that the United States would once again ...

ISBN: 9780889776272

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American Scoundrel

by Tom Keneally

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American Scoundrel

by Tom Keneally

<p><strong>Murder, Love and politics in Civil War America.</strong></p> <p>On the last, cold Sunday of February 1859, Daniel Sickles shot his wife's lover in Washington's Lafayette Square, just across from the White House ... this is the story ...

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American Scoundrel

The Life of the Notorious Civil War General Dan Sickles

by Tom Keneally

On the last, cold Sunday of February 1859, Daniel Sickles shot his wife's lover in Washington's Lafayette Square, just across from the White House. This is the story of that killing and its repercussions. Thomas Keneally brilliantly recreates ...

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