Major Problems in the History of the American South, Volume 1

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Authors : Sally G. McMillen; Elizabeth Hayes Turner; Paul D. Escott; David R. Goldfield

9780547228310

528 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 1999, 1990

©2012 , Published

$81.00

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Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the MAJOR PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN HISTORY series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. The collection of essays and documents in MAJOR PROBLEMS IN THE HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN SOUTH pr... more

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Including both primary and secondary sources in a single collection provides a rich analytical experience for students. The primary sources give students evidence to explore; the secondary sources expose students to key historical debates. Often the secondary essays refer to one of the primary docum... more

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A new chapter on the Atlantic world has been added, featuring documents on the exchange of plants, people, and culture between Europe, Africa, and America.

Additional new documents have been added throughout, including new documents on Southern patriots during the Revolution.

New essays by such au... more

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