Liberty, Equality, Power: A History of the American People, Volume 2: Since 1863

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


544 Pages  Paperback 

7th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2012, 2008, 2005

©2016, Published


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Understanding the past helps us navigate the present and future. When you read this text, you will learn about American history and will be exposed to movies and other forms of popular culture that tell the stories of the nation's past. A highly respected and thoroughly modern approach to U.S. histo... 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