Reading The American Past Pdf

✏Book Title : Reading the American Past Volume I To 1877
✏Author : Michael P. Johnson
✏Publisher : Macmillan
✏Release Date : 2012-01-05
✏Pages : 329
✏ISBN : 9780312564131
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Reading the American Past Volume I To 1877 Book Summary : "Organized chapter by chapter to parallel The American promise: a history of the United States in all its editions"--v. 1, p. iii.

✏Book Title : Reading the American Past Volume II From 1865
✏Author : Michael P. Johnson
✏Publisher : Macmillan
✏Release Date : 2012-01-05
✏Pages : 368
✏ISBN : 9780312563776
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Reading the American Past Volume II From 1865 Book Summary : "Organized chapter by chapter to parallel The American promise: a history of the United States in all its editions"--v. 1, p. iii.

📒Reading The American Past ✍ Michael P. Johnson

✏Book Title : Reading the American Past
✏Author : Michael P. Johnson
✏Publisher : Bedford/st Martins
✏Release Date : 2001-08
✏Pages : 290
✏ISBN : UCSC:32106017068559
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Reading the American Past Book Summary : This two-volume primary-source collection provides a broad range of voices and perspectives from our nation's past, while emphasizing the important social, political, and economic themes of most U.S. history survey courses. Edited by one of the authors of The American Promise and designed to complement the textbook, Reading the American Past offers a rich selection of over 125 documents and editorial apparatus to aid students' understanding of the sources.

📒Voices Of The American Past ✍ Raymond M. Hyser

✏Book Title : Voices of the American Past
✏Author : Raymond M. Hyser
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-02-09
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : 9781133421597
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Voices of the American Past Book Summary : VOICES OF THE AMERICAN PAST is a two-volume reader that presents a variety of diverse perspectives through more than 240 primary sources. Excerpts from speeches, letters, journals, magazine articles, hearings and government documents raise issues from both public and private aspects of American life throughout history. A Guide to Reading and Interpreting Documents in the front matter explains how and why historians use primary source evidence, and outlines basic points to help students learn to analyze sources. Brief headnotes set each source into context. Questions to Consider precede each document, offering prompts for critical thinking and reflection. The volumes are organized chronologically into 27 chapters, with the Reconstruction chapter overlapping in both volumes. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Constructing the American Past
✏Author : Elliott J. Gorn
✏Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 2004-07
✏Pages : 334
✏ISBN : 0321216415
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Constructing the American Past Book Summary : Consists of a variety of primary sources, grouped around central themes in American history. This book focuses on particular problems in American history, providing students with several points of view from which to examine the historical evidence. It includes study questions to prompt students to participate in interpreting the past.

📒Writing The American Past ✍ Mark M. Smith

✏Book Title : Writing the American Past
✏Author : Mark M. Smith
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2009-03-09
✏Pages : 168
✏ISBN : 9781405163590
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Writing the American Past Book Summary : Writing the American Past reproduces dozens of untranscribed, handwritten documents, offering students the opportunity to transcribe, decipher, and interpret primary sources. Documents include diary entries from Massachusetts in the 1690s, a woman detailing the Great Awakening, an eighteenth-century treaty with Native Americans, a journal describing antebellum train travel, and a letter by a slave. An introduction and headnotes to each document contextualize the sources and provide a foundation from which the student can explore the material. - from publisher description

✏Book Title : The American Past A Survey of American History Volume II Since 1865
✏Author : Joseph R. Conlin
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2009-01-20
✏Pages : 534
✏ISBN : 9780495572893
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The American Past A Survey of American History Volume II Since 1865 Book Summary : Author Joseph R. Conlin’s award-winning teaching and writing styles are reflected in this colorful and engaging look at the individuals, events, and ideas that have shaped our nation’s past. Organized into short chapters and updated with new insights into recently published research, this text sets the story in a political context, weaving in social, cultural, economic, intellectual, constitutional, diplomatic, and military events along the way. Conlin’s popular sidebars and How They Lived vignettes-many of which are new in this edition-bring historical stories to life and emphasize the human and social dimensions of history. With its literary prose style and its unifying voice, THE AMERICAN PAST, Ninth Edition will capture and hold your students’ interest as it guides them on a fascinating, eye-opening walk through the years gone by. Conlin’s text is available in the following volume options: THE AMERICAN PAST: A SURVEY OF AMERICAN HISTORY, Comprehensive, (Chapters 1-52), ISBN: 049557287X; VOLUME I: TO 1877, (Chapters 1-24), ISBN: 0495572888; VOLUME II: SINCE 1865, (Chapters 24-52), ISBN: 0495572896. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : Discovering the American Past A Look at the Evidence Volume I To 1877
✏Author : William Bruce Wheeler
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2011-01-01
✏Pages : 352
✏ISBN : 9780495799849
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Discovering the American Past A Look at the Evidence Volume I To 1877 Book Summary : This primary source reader in the popular DISCOVERING series contains a six-part pedagogical framework that guides students through the process of historical inquiry and explanation. The text emphasizes historical study as interpretation rather than memorization of data. Each chapter is organized around the same pedagogical framework: The Problem, Background, The Method, The Evidence, Questions to Consider, and Epilogue. The Seventh Edition integrates new documents and revised coverage throughout. For example, the Reconstruction chapter, appearing in Volumes I and II, now explores Thomas Nasts' political cartoons and their effect on public opinion. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

✏Book Title : The American Promise Volume II Since 1865
✏Author : James L. Roark
✏Publisher : Macmillan
✏Release Date : 2012-01-09
✏Pages : 720
✏ISBN : 9780312663148
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The American Promise Volume II Since 1865 Book Summary : The American Promise is more teachable and memorable than any other U.S. survey text. The balanced narrative braids together political and social history so that students can discern overarching trends as well as individual stories. The voices of hundreds of Americans - from Presidents to pipe fitters, and sharecroppers to suffragettes - animate the past and make concepts memorable. The past comes alive for students through dynamic special features and a stunning and distinctive visual program. Over 775 contemporaneous illustrations - more than any competing text - draw students into the text, and more than 180 full - color maps increase students' geographic literacy. A rich array of special features complements the narrative offering more points of departure for assignments and discussion. Longstanding favorites include Documenting the American Promise, Historical Questions, The Promise of Technology, and Beyond American's Boders, representing a key part of a our effort to increase attention paid to the global context of American history.

✏Book Title : The American Promise Volume I To 1877
✏Author : James L. Roark
✏Publisher : Macmillan
✏Release Date : 2012-01-09
✏Pages : 533
✏ISBN : 9780312663131
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The American Promise Volume I To 1877 Book Summary : The American Promise appeals to all types of students and provides the right resources and tools to support any classroom environment. A clear political framework supports a vibrant social and cultural story that embraces the voices of hundreds of Americans — from presidents to pipefitters and sharecroppers to suffragettes — who help students connect with history and grasp important concepts. Now in its fifth edition, The American Promise does even more to increase historical analysis skills and facilitate active learning, and its robust array of multimedia supplements make it the perfect choice for traditional face-to-face classrooms, hybrid courses, and distance learning.