Major Problems in American History, 1920-1945: Documents and Essays
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Author : Colin Gordon

9780547149059

512 Pages  Paperback 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 1999

©2011 , Published

$108.00

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This collection of primary source documents and essays provides in-depth coverage of the cultural, social, political, economic, and intellectual events of the 1920-1945 era. In keeping with the proven strengths of the Major Problems series, the compelling documents are grouped with important seconda... more

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Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the Major Problems series introduces students to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. Each volume presents a carefully selected group of readings in a format that asks students to evaluate primary sourc... more

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Chapter 8 on foreign policy between the wars and Chapter 15 on the political economy of World War II have been substantially revised to reflect new scholarship.

The Second Edition includes increased coverage of African Americans throughout, including “Black Workers ask ‘What Do Unions Do?’ 1923,” “... more

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The History Handbook

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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