Major Problems in American History, Volume I
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Authors : Elizabeth Cobbs; Edward J. Blum; Jon Gjerde

9780495915133

480 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2007, 2002

©2012 , Published

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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. This collection serves as the primary anthology for the introductory survey course, covering the... 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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The Third Edition features greater focus on visual and cultural sources throughout. Several chapters now include images, songs and poems to give students a better "feel" for the time period and events under discussion. A poem by Anne Bradstreet about her children and a Phillis Wheatley poem on Georg... more

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Major Problems in American History, Volume II

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the MAJOR PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN HISTORY series introduces readers to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. This collection serves as a primary anthology for introductory U.S. history, covering the subject's entire chronological span. Comprehensive topical cov... more

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Major Problems in American History, Volume II

Designed to encourage critical thinking about history, the MAJOR PROBLEMS IN AMERICAN HISTORY series introduces you to both primary sources and analytical essays on important topics in U.S. history. This collection serves as the primary anthology for the introductory survey course, covering the subject's entire chronological span. Comprehensive topical ... more

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Whether you're starting down the path as a history major, or simply looking for a straightforward and systematic guide to writing a successful paper, you'll find this text to be an indispensable handbook to historical research. This text's "soup to nuts" approach to researching and writing about history addresses every step of the process, from... more

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