Liberty, Equality, Power: A History of the American People, Volume 1: To 1877

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Authors : John M. Murrin; Pekka Hämäläinen; Paul E. Johnson; Denver Brunsman; James M. McPherson; Alice Fahs; Gary Gerstle; Emily S. Rosenberg; Norman L. Rosenberg


592 Pages  Paperback 

7th Edition

©2016 , Published


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A highly respected, balanced, and thoroughly modern approach to U.S. history, LIBERTY, EQUALITY, POWER: A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE, Seventh Edition, uses these three themes to show how the United States was transformed from hunter-gatherer and agricultural Native American societies into the mo... more


LIBERTY, EQUALITY, POWER's thematic approach shows how the pursuit of liberty and equality has shaped the nation and how power has been used and abused in every aspect of American life-for example, between men and women, whites and blacks, and rich and poor.

The strength of the book's author team a... more

New to this Edition

Two new authors have joined the distinguished team for the seventh edition-Pekka Hämäläinen from Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford, and Denver Brunsman from George Washington University. The new authors expanded coverage of Native American history and revised the early chapters wit... more