THE BRIEF AMERICAN PAGEANT presents a concise and vivid chronological narrative, focusing on the great public debates that have dominated American history. Colorful anecdotes, first-person quotations, and the textas trademark wit are all evident throughout. Focus questions, chapter outlines and summaries, marginal glossaries, and links to additional online study aids ensure that students understand and retain the material as they read and prepare for exams. Available in the following split options: THE BRIEF AMERICAN PAGEANT, Eighth Edition (Chapters 1-42), ISBN: 978-0-495-91535-5; Volume I: To 1877 (Chapters 1-22), ISBN: 978-0-495-91535-5; Volume II: Since 1865 (Chapters 22-42), ISBN: 978-0-495-91537-9. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The Treasury Department and Federal Reserve System nationalized the countrya#39;s two biggest mortgage companies, the ... amount to a athird Bush term, aquot; and calling for big public investments in alternative energy and infrastructure repairaproposals that ... The government also stepped in to bail out bankrupt automakers General Motors and Chrysler as well as distressed ... and stock markets, and new curbs on the risky, high-flying practices that had contributed to the meltdown of 2008.
|Title||:||The Brief American Pageant: A History of the Republic, Volume II: Since 1865|
|Author||:||David Kennedy, Lizabeth Cohen, Mel Piehl|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-01-01|