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The American Pageant: A History of the American People (Fourteenth Edition)

by David M. Kennedy Lizabeth Cohen Thomas A. Bailey

This edition of The American Pageant tries to cultivate in its readers the capacity for balanced judgment and informed understanding about American society by holding up to the present the mirror and measuring rod that is the past.

The American Pageant: A History of the Republic

by David M. Kennedy Elizabeth Cohen Thomas A. Bailey

College American History textbook. Includes anecdotes and quotations.

The American Pageant: A History of the Republic (11th edition)

by David M. Kennedy Lizabeth Cohen Thomas A. Bailey

Like its predecessors, this edition of The American Pageant tries to cultivate in its readers the capacity for balanced judgment and informed understanding about American society by holding up to the present the mirror and measuring rod that is the past. The book's goal is not to teach the art of prophecy but the much subtler and more difficult arts of seeing things in context, of understanding the roots and direction and pace of change, and of distinguishing what is truly new under the sun from what is not. The study of history, it has been rightly said, does not make one smart for the next time, but wise forever.

The American Pageant: A History of the Republic (12th edition)

by David M. Kennedy Lizabeth Cohen Thomas A. Bailey

The American Pageant is an effective American history textbook which includes chapter-ending chronologies, numerous interesting quotes from historical figures, and incisive part openers that contextualize six major periods in American history. The Appendix includes "Suggested Readings" for every chapter, an annotated Constitution of the United States, and an extensive statistical profile of the United States.

The American Pageant: A History of the Republic (13th AP Edition)

by David M. Kennedy Lizabeth Cohen Thomas A. Bailey

For this thirteenth edition of The American Pageant, the authors have worked together closely to incorporate the most recent scholarship about American history, and to preserve the readability that has long been the Pageants hallmark.

The American Pageant: A History of the Republic (13th edition)

by David M. Kennedy Lizabeth Cohen Thomas A. Bailey

This edition focuses on the great public debates that have dominated American history. Engaging features draw students into the narrative, improving comprehension and increasing their interest in the material. "Varying Viewpoints" features explore the scholarly debates surrounding major historical issues, while "Makers of America" essays focus on the diverse ethnic, racial, and activist groups that compose America's pluralistic society.

The American Pageant: A History of the Republic (Advanced Placement 12th Edition)

by Lizabeth Cohen Thomas A. Bailey David M. Kennedy

Like its predecessors, this edition of The American Pageant tries to cultivate in its readers the capacity for balanced judgment and informed understanding about American society by holding up to the present the mirror and measuring rod that is the past. The book's goal is not to teach the art of prophecy but the much subtler and more difficult arts of seeing things in context, of understanding the roots and direction and pace of change, and of distinguishing what is truly new under the sun from what is not. The study of history, it has been rightly said, does not make one smart for the next time, but wise forever.

The American Pageant: History of the Republic (9th Edition)

by David M. Kennedy Thomas A. Bailey

The American Pageant lays special emphasis on the great public issues that have dominated national life: the Revolution and the making of the Constitution, slavery and the Civil War, the struggles of minorities, the transformation of the economy from an agricultural to an industrial to a post-industrial basis, relations with other nations, the never-ending debates about social justice and the proper role of government, and the evolution of major public institutions like political parties.

The American Spirit: United States History as Seen by Contemporaries, Volume 1: To 1877

by David M. Kennedy Thomas A. Bailey

This detailed primary source reader focuses on political, diplomatic, and social history, presenting documents that include travel literature, religious sermons, newspaper articles, court testimony, and diary entries. An ideal companion for the Thirteenth Edition of The American Pageant, the text can be used with any U. S. history survey text.

The American Spirit: United States History as Seen by Contemporaries, Volume 2: Since 1865

by David M. Kennedy Thomas A. Bailey

This detailed primary source reader focuses on political, diplomatic, and social history, presenting documents that include travel literature, religious sermons, newspaper articles, court testimony, and diary entries. An ideal companion to THE AMERICAN PAGEANT, this reader can be used with any U. S. history survey text.

Preparing for the AP United States History Examination

by David M. Kennedy Lizabeth Cohen Thomas A. Bailey

This book is keyed to The American Pageant, 13th and 14th editions and is compatible with all textbooks. This updated edition extends the history; the review goes up to the election of President Barack Obama, and the diagnostic and practice tests include multiple-choice questions about the 1990s and early 2000s.

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