A history of American civilization [by] Merle Curti, Richard H. Shyrock [and others].

New York, Harper [1953] .

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Other Title American civilization.
Subjects Civilization.
EĢtats-Unis -- Civilisation -- Histoire.
United States -- Civilization.
United States -- History.
United States.
Description xv, 836 pages maps 25 cm
Copyright Date [1953]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 783-804).
Contents The foundations of American culture (1492-1763). The background and the environment ; The thirteen colonies ; Emergence of an American civilization -- From colony to republic (1763-1815). The American Revolution ; The problem of government ; Toward a national economy and culture ; Building an American foreign policy -- Spanning the continent (1815-1850). Economic expansion ; Social forces and social reform ; Political patterns ; A manifest destiny -- The triumph of American nationalism (1850-1877). The sectional conflict ; Trial by combat ; Reconstruction -- The triumph of industry (1850-1896). Industrial expansion ; Urban growth and culture ; Farming in the industrial age ; Politics and politicians -- The new world power (1896-1919). The industrial nation ; The people and maturing capitalism ; The Progressive movement ; The expanding nation ; In World War I -- Contemporary America (since 1919). Business and the general welfare ; Social and intellectual reactions ; Political trends ; World horizons ; War and a troubled peace.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)838033
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Curti, Merle 1897-1996.
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