This book is ideal for any introductory American history instructor who wants to make the subject more appealing. It's designed to supplement a main text, and focuses on qpersonalized historyq presented through engaging biographies of famous and less-well-known figures from the colonial period to 1877. Historical patterns and trends appear as they are seen through individual lives, and the selection of the profiled individuals reflects a cultural awareness and a multicultural perspective.Annie Oakley Real women in the West had to do whatever was necessary to survive. That often meant toiling alongside their husbands in ... a skill she later used to make her own outfits. During the next five years, Phoebe found her way to aanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Stories: From 1865|
|Publisher||:||M.E. Sharpe - 2008|