This popular reader uses both primary and secondary sources to explore social history topics and sharpen students' interpretive skills. Each chapter includes one secondary source essay and several related primary source documents. Chapter introductions tie the readings together and pose questions to... more
The Seventh Edition contains 25% new essays and 20% new documents. In Volume II these include Robert Zeidel's essay on the Americanization of an immigrant named Johanes Johansen, speeches by Congressmen Benjamin Tillman and George White, a New York Times obituary of a Japanese American WWII veteran,... more
Each chapter includes one secondary source essay and several related primary source documents.