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  • The Making of the American Dream, 2by Lewis E. Kaplan

    Algora Publishing 2009; US$ 33.95

    Any history that touts itself as unconventional is bound to raise some hackles when it challenges traditional interpretations of our nation?s past. Yet history is continually under revision. This 2-volume work, covering America's first 300 years, differs from others in seeking to debunk numerous flattering and conventionally accepted myths. Reading... more...

  • The Slackers Guide to U.S. Historyby Don Stewart; John Pfeiffer

    F+W Media 2009; US$ 12.95

    What does Miley Cyrus have in common with Sacagawea? How could Steve Jobs have helped Eisenhower? What does the moon landing have to do with the Hilton sisters? In less time than it takes to recite the preamble to the Constitution, most Americans can spout off all their U.S. history knowledge. (Hint: it starts with ?In 1492? and ends with ?sailed the... more...

  • The Limits of Influenceby Howard Schaffer

    Brookings Institution Press 2009; US$ 34.95

    This is the first systematic history of U.S. efforts to help forge a settlement between India and Pakistan on the “Kashmir question.”Former ambassador Howard B. Schaffer draws on interviews with senior American officials, historical research, and his decades of experience in South Asia to explain and evaluate three generations of U.S. activities... more...

  • Atlas of American Historyby Gary B. Nash

    Infobase Publishing 2006; US$ 114.00

    A full-color atlas that spans the breadth of American history, from the precolonial times. Vivid photographs, illustrations, and maps are combined with graphs, charts, and boxed features. Beginning with the earliest settlement of the Americas more than 12,000 years ago, this atlas integrates detailed maps with narrative text. more...

  • Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History, 3by William Shade

    CQ Press, a Division of SAGE 2010; US$ 170.00

    This volume examines three decades in the middle of the nineteenth century, which witnessed: the emergence of the debate over slavery in the territories, which eventually led to the Civil War; the military conflict itself from 1861 until 1865; and the process of Reconstruction, which ended with the readmission of all of the former Confederate States... more...

  • Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History, 5by Robert Zieger

    CQ Press, a Division of SAGE 2010; US$ 170.00

    Between 1921 and 1945, the U.S. political system exhibited significant patterns of both continuity and change in a turbulent time marked by racist conflicts, the Great Depression, and World War II. The main topics covered in this volume are declining party identification; the ?Roosevelt Coalition?; evolving party organization; congressional inertia... more...

  • American Diplomacy and Strategy toward Korea and Northeast Asia, 1882 - 1950 and Afterby Seung-young Kim

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 110.00

    This book examines the dramatic unfolding of US occupation, withdrawal, and intervention in the Korean peninsula in the past and sheds light on the broader issue of US military occupations of other countries in the twentieth first century. more...

  • Democracy with a Gunby Fumio Matsuo

    Stone Bridge Press 2007; US$ 26.00

    A foreign journalist's inside look at American culture and history via its use of violence. more...

  • America's Role in a Changing Worldby Douglas A. Phillips

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 42.00

    In the past decade, economic chaos, the War on Terror, climate change, nuclear proliferation, political divisions, and a variety of other issues have caused tension among nations and within the United States. Although America stood alone as the world's only superpower at the turn of the century, many question whether it can maintain its influential... more...

  • Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History, 4by Robert Johnston

    CQ Press, a Division of SAGE 2010; US$ 170.00

    With the withdrawal of federal soldiers from Southern states the previous year, 1878 marked a new focus in American politics, and it became recognizably modern within the next 40 years. This volume focuses on race and politics; economics, labor, and capitalism; agrarian politics and populism; national politics; progressivism; foreign affairs; World... more...