Americaas past is full of politics as well as personal stories. Thatas why Conlinas THE AMERICAN PAST: A SURVEY OF AMERICAN HISTORY teaches history the way it happened: real people with real stories. Through short narratives from political figuresa lives, youall discover how our nation grew from a colonial project to an international superpower. Along the way, youall find the human dimension emphasized with the stories of men and women of different regional, socioeconomic, and ethnic backgrounds described in colorful detail. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Before long, ordinary Americans were as dazzled by the arich, young, and beautifula cafea#39; set as they had been ... This meant raising the prices at which farmers sold the crops and the livestock they raised to well above the depressed ... International aplayboysa jumped at the opportunity to do more than be photographed at night clubs they could not afford, ... abeen a silly, wild, foolish girl , given into temptationsabut shea#39;s still our own . . . an American girl fighting alone across the sea.
|Title||:||The American Past: A Survey of American History|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-01-03|