Consists of a variety of primary sources, grouped around central themes in American history. This book focuses on particular problems in American history, providing students with several points of view from which to examine the historical evidence. It includes study questions to prompt students to participate in interpreting the past.Calves, sheep, and hogs that have died en route are thrown out upon the platforms where cars are unloaded. ... The only excuse given for delay in removal was that so often heard a the expense. ... but usually the workers toil without relief in a humid atmosphere heavy with the odors of rotten wood, decayed meats , stinkinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Constructing the American Past|
|Author||:||Elliott J. Gorn|
|Publisher||:||Longman Publishing Group - 2004-07|