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making of the American nation

a history for elementary schools

by Jacques W. Redway

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Published by Silver, Burdett and Company in New York, Boston [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jacques Wardlaw Redway ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE178.1 .R32
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 420, 56 p. incl. front., illus.
      Number of Pages420
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6964474M
      LC Control Number06000708
      OCLC/WorldCa16760177

        Forget about the United States and Canada. The true nations of North America, writes historian and Christian Science Monitor foreign correspondent Woodard (The Republic of Pirates, , etc.), have little to do with those ing fruitful notions from Joel Garreau’s Nine Nations of North America () and David Hackett Fischer’s Albion’s Seed: . The American Nation shows how the political history of the United States is intimately tied to the social, economic and cultural development of the nation. The Primary Source Edition utilizes primary sources, along with critical thinking questions for each, to immerse the student in the unfolding story of America.

      In the decades after the American Revolution, inhabitants of the United States began to shape a new national identity. Telling the story of this messy yet formative process, Carolyn Eastman argues that ordinary men and women gave meaning to American nationhood and national belonging by first learning to imagine themselves as members of a shared reveals . Though lacking an established church and an aristocracy (the First and Second Functions), even here the European racial spirit influenced the formation of the American nation. The yeoman farmers making up the ranks of the Minute Men who bloodied Britain’s imperial troops at Lexington and Concord, the gentlemen warriors like Nathanael Greene.

        Rebirth of a Nation: The Making of Modern America, (American History) In the young historian Jackson Lears impressed many with his publication of No Place of Grace, an interpretation of the antimodern strain in American thought and culture between and /5(3).   “American Canopy” – Trees, Forests, and the Making of a Nation, Erick Rutkow — Book Review by Mac Heebner of State College, PA: Mac is an active volunteer and member. Volunteer Today! Volunteering is a great way to make an impact while meeting new people, and learning about the American Chestnut.


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