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The American people

Oscar Handlin

The American people

a new history.

by Oscar Handlin

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination415p. :
Number of Pages415
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22837812M

I am a longtime fan of American History and Paul Johnson's "A History of the American People" is the most insightful and as well researched as any I have encountered. I can recommend this book as an excellent source for the novice and advanced connoisseur. In addition the book . A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE, by Paul Johnson, HarperCollins, 1, pages, $ British journalist Paul Johnson has undertaken as his latest project nothing less than a massive history of the United States–a country he calls “endlessly varied, multicolored and multiracial, immensely materialistic and overwhelmingly idealistic, ceaselessly innovative, thrusting, grabbing, buttonholing Author: Historynet Staff.

Oxford History of the United States The Oxford History of the United States is the most respected multi-volume history of our nation. The series includes three Pulitzer Prize winners, a New York Times bestseller, and winners of the Bancroft and Parkman Prizes. His new book, "Enemy of the People" will be published in September His latest book is "The Year I Was Peter the Great: —Khruschev, Stalin's Ghost, and a Young American in Russia.

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The time period the book covered went from the mids to the early s, and while occasionally an interesting topic was presented, most of the context droned on with me hoping that /5.

The American people: creating a nation and a society. Emphasizing social history, especially as it applies to discussions of race, class, and gender, The American People, 5/e presents the lives and experiences of all Americans--all national origins and cultural backgrounds, at all levels of society, and in all regions of the country.

Nov 21,  · Paul Johnson is a throwback to the Victorian age, when amateurs produced grand, nationalistic histories. Anecdotal, unanalytical, opinionated, lucidly written, with provocative interpretations, and meant for general readership, A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE essentially is a succession of colorful sagas—history as pageant.

American People. We believe that broad overviews help students understand the particularities of history, so we have included six Part Summaries in the Study Guides and in this volume.

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I; Vol. II) Available. Introduction. The American People: Creating a Nation and a Society, Concise Edition examines U.S. history as revealed through the experiences of diverse Americans, both ordinary and extraordinary. With a thought-provoking and rich presentation, the authors explore the complex lives of Americans of all national origins and cultural backgrounds, at all levels of society, and in all regions of the country.

The American People: Volume 2 is narrated by (among others) the writer Fred Lemish and his two friends—Dr.

Daniel Jerusalem, who works for America’s preeminent health-care institution, and his twin brother, David Jerusalem, a survivor of a Nazi concentration camp who was abused by many powerful men.

Together they track a terrible plague that intensifies as the government ignores it and depict the. Book - Americans - McDougall Littel. Ch 1 Exploration and the Colonial Era.

The Americas, West Africa and Europe - pg. 4 The American Dream in the 50s - pg. Popular Culture - pg. The Other America - pg. Ch 20 The New Frontier and the Great Society. Renowned playwright and author Larry Kramer’s stunning work of imagination and courage reimagines American history from John Wilkes Booth to Joseph McCarthy in this long-awaited, devastating satire.

Forty years in the making, The American People sets forth Larry Kramer’s vision of his homeland. Jack Kerouac, the famed Beat Generation poet and novelist wrote the introduction to the first American edition, which came out ina year after the book was first published in France by Robert Delpire.

Kerouac’s text is a perfect complement to the photographs. It has a ’s jazz rhythm to it, and wide-eyed innocence and sadness. May 29,  · This book is more than a history of the United States.

It is Samuel Eliot Morison's "legacy" to his countrymen and aims "to re-create for my readers American ways of living in bygone eras." (Preface p vii) The mixture of political, social and economic history is presented without the academic baggage of footnotes.

Feb 17,  · Sometimes controversial and always provocative, A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE is one author’s challenging and unique interpretation of American history. Johnson’s views of individuals, events, themes, and issues are original, critical, and in the end admiring, for he is, above all, a strong believer in the history and the destiny of the.

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Below are the chapters for our Textbook. Read them and complete your Chapter Outlines.Mar 27,  · “The American People, Volume 1” is uneasy reading, in ways intentional and not so much. It’s a frantic novel that builds up little to no narrative momentum.

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