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US: A Narrative History

6th Edition
Publication Date: May 25, 2011
ISBN:0077420764 / 9780077420765
Language: English
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Imprint: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education Dimensions: 10.8 X 8.6 Inches (US)
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For your classes in American History, McGraw-Hill introduces the latest edition of U*S: A Narrative History, part of the acclaimed M Series. The M Series started with you and your students. After extensive market research to gain insight into students' learning behavior and instructor’s desired course outcomes, we learned that students want text programs with visual appeal and content designed according to the way they learn. Instructors desire greater student involvement in the course content without compromising on high quality content.


From a known and trusted author team, U*S: A Narrative History tells the story the American people, with all the visually engaging, personally involving material that your students want within an engaging magazine format that helps students better connect with the nation's past. Additionally, this innovative text provides instructors with scholarly, succinct, and conventionally organized core content within a unified narrative that is continental in scope.


Best of all, the U*S: A Narrative History program now offers Connect History, an innovative online assignment and assessment platform, which combines a fully integrated eBook with powerful learning and teaching tools. Tools that make assessment easier, learning more engaging, and studying more efficient. For example within Connect History, a groundbreaking adaptive diagnostic, LearnSmart, provides a personalized study experience for each student ensuring the mastery of basic chapter content. Additionally with Connect History, engaging interactivities such as Critical Missions immerse students in pivotal historical events, asks them to explore these situations, and then, make recommendations based on their findings. Connect History sharpens students’ analytical skills, increases historical understanding, and improves overall course success.


U*S: A Narrative History is more current, more portable, and more captivating. Its rigorous and innovative research foundation, plus Connect History adds up to: more learning. When you meet students where they are, you can take them where you want them to be.

Volume One

1. The First Civilizations of North America

2. Old Worlds, New Worlds (1400-1600)

3. Colonization and Conflict in the South (1600-1750)

4. Colonization and Conflict in the North (1600-1700)

5. The Mosaic of Eighteenth-Century America (1689-1771)

6. Toward the War for American Independence (1754-1776)

7. The American People and the American Revolution (1775-1783)

8. Crisis and Constitution (1776-1789)

9: The Early Republic (1789-1824)

10. The Opening of America (1815-1850)

11. The Rise of Democracy (1824-1840)

12. The Fires of Perfection (1820-1850)

13. The Old South (1820-1860)

14. Western Expansion and the Rise of the Slavery Issue (1820-1850)

15. The Union Broken (1850-1861)

16. Total War and the Republic (1861-1865)

17. Reconstructing the Union (1865-1877)

Volume Two

17. Reconstructing the Union (1865-1877)

18. The New South and the Trans-Mississippi West (1870-1896)

19. The New Industrial Order (1870-1900)

20. The Rise of an Urban Order (1870-1900)

21. The Political System under Strain (1877-1900)

22. The Progressive Era (1890-1920)

23. The United States and the Old World Order (1901-1920)

24. The New Era (1920-1929)

25. The Great Depression and the New Deal (1929-1939)

26. America's Rise to Globalism (1927-1945)

27. Cold War America (1945-1954)

28. The Suburban Era (1945-1963)

29: Civil Rights and Uncivil Liberties (1947-1969)

30: Vietnam and the End of the Liberal Era (1963-1976)

31: The Conservative Revolution (1976-1992)

32: Nation of Nations in a Global Community (1980-2006)

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