Portrait of America, Volume II
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Authors : Stephen B. Oates; Charles J. Errico

9780495914990

416 Pages  Paperback 

10th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2007, 2003, 1999

©2011 , Published

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PORTRAIT OF AMERICA is an anthology of essays written by some of America’s most eminent historians. The collection maintains a loose biographical focus. The essays in this secondary-source reader humanize American history by portraying it as a story of real people with whom students can easily ident... more

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This collection of secondary sources has a loose biographical focus, drawing readers in to the individual stories of U.S. history.

Each selection is preceded by an introduction for context, and a helpful glossary identifies important individuals, events, and concepts. Study questions follow each se... more

New to this Edition

Important new works in the Tenth Edition include Jim Rasenberger’s “America’s Rise to a World Power in 1908,” Peter Carlson’s “The Roaring and Repressive Twenties,” William E. Leuchtenburg’s “Unleashing a Thunderbolt,” and Michael Korda’s “Two Figures in the Maelstrom of World War.”

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Prepared by Carol Berkin of Baruch College, City University of New York and Betty Anderson of Boston University. This book teaches students both basic and history-specific study skills such as how to read primary sources, research historical topics, and correctly cite sources. Substantially less expensive than comparable skill-building texts, The History Handbook also offers ti... more

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