American History in 100 Nutshells

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  • Author : Tad Tuleja
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Pages : 241 pages
  • ISBN : 9780449903469
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Colonial Legacies

Colonial Legacies
  • Author : Jeremy Adelman
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 19 September 1999
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More than other Atlantic societies, Latin America is shackled to its past. This collection is an exploration of the binding historical legacies--the making of slavery, patrimonial absolutist states, backward agriculture and the imprint of the Enlightenment--with which Latin America continues to grapple. Leading writers and scholars reflect on how this heritage emerged from colonial institutions and how historians have tackled these legacies over the years, suggesting that these deep encumbrances are why the region has failed to live up to

The Indian in Latin American History

The Indian in Latin American History
  • Author : John E. Kicza
  • Publisher : Scholarly Resources Incorporated
  • Release : 19 September 2021
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Initially decimated by disease and later faced with the loss of their lands and their political autonomy, Latin American Indians have displayed remarkable resilience. They have resisted cultural hegemony with rebellions and have initiated petitions to demand remedies to injustices, while consciously selecting certain aspects of the West to incorporate into their cultures. Leading historians, anthropologists and sociologists examine Indian-Western relationships from the Spaniards' initial contact with the Incas to the cultural interplay of today's Latin America. This revised edition

The Columbia Guide to African American History Since 1939

The Columbia Guide to African American History Since 1939
  • Author : Robert L Harris Jr.,Rosalyn Terborg-Penn
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release : 27 June 2006
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This book is a multifaceted approach to understanding the central developments in African American history since 1939. It combines a historical overview of key personalities and movements with essays by leading scholars on specific facets of the African American experience, a chronology of events, and a guide to further study. Marian Anderson's famous 1939 concert in front of the Lincoln Memorial was a watershed moment in the struggle for racial justice. Beginning with this event, the editors chart the historical efforts of

The Cowboy Hero

The Cowboy Hero
  • Author : William W. Savage
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release : 19 September 1979
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Analyzes the modern myth of the cowboy as it appears in movies, advertising, the rodeo, and fiction, and gauges its effect on American thought

Modern American Lives Individuals and Issues in American History Since 1945

Modern American Lives  Individuals and Issues in American History Since 1945
  • Author : Blaine T Browne,Robert C. Cottrell
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 18 December 2014
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The individuals presented in these narrative biographies significantly, and sometimes decisively, impacted contemporary American life in a wide range of areas, including national politics, foreign policy, social and political activism, popular and literary culture, sports, and business. The combined biographical/thematic approach is designed to serve two purposes: to present more substantive biographical information, and to offer a fuller examination of key events and issues. The book is an ideal supplement for undergraduate courses on The United States Since 1945, as

The Frontier in American History

The Frontier in American History
  • Author : Frederick Jackson Turner
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 27 October 2015
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A fascinating exploration of American identity by one of the most influential historians and thinkers of the twentieth century According to Frederick Jackson Turner, the distinct qualities of the American character are inseparable from the idea of the frontier. One of the nation’s most influential historians, Turner sets forth his “frontier thesis” in the eight brilliant, enlightening, and provocative essays that make up his seminal work, The Frontier in American History—a book which profoundly altered the way Americans

Public Relations and Religion in American History

Public Relations and Religion in American History
  • Author : Margot Opdycke Lamme
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 18 February 2014
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Winner of The American Journalism Historians Association Book of the Year Award, 2015 This study of American public relations history traces evangelicalism to corporate public relations via reform and the church-based temperance movement. It encompasses a leading evangelical of the Second Great Awakening, Rev. Charles Grandison Finney, and some of his predecessors; early reformers at Oberlin College, where Finney spent the second half of his life; leaders of the Woman’s Christian Temperance Union and the Anti-Saloon League of America; and

Hero Tales from American History

Hero Tales from American History
  • Author : Henry Cabot Lodge,Theodore Roosevelt
  • Publisher : The Floating Press
  • Release : 01 January 2009
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Who needs tall tales, legends, and myths when the turmoil and tribulation that resulted in the birth of the United States is chock-full of inspiring deeds and triumphs? In this volume, noted historian and statesman Henry Cabot Lodge compiles a collection of tales from different points in American history with the help of none other than President Theodore Roosevelt. A great source of bedtime stories for kids interested in American history.