4 edition of Struggle for America found in the catalog.
October 12, 2007
by Infinity Pub
Written in English
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Originally published: New York: Knopf, © Access-restricted-item true Addeddate BookplateleafPages: The Struggle for America's Promise includes such figures as Booker T. Washington, Samuel Gompers, Edward Bellamy, and Emma Goldman, who were more willing to step beyond the boundaries of the discourse about opportunity and question economic competition itself. The book is published by the University Press of Mississippi.
“Andrew Delbanco’s latest book, The War Before the War: Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America’s Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War, is a richly detailed, thought-provoking and compelling chronicle of the role fugitive slaves played in widening the gap between America’s two distinct societiesBrand: Penguin Publishing Group. , The coming struggle for Latin America J.B. Lippincott Philadelphia Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.
The Hardcover of the Reconstruction: Voices from America's First Great Struggle for Racial Equality by Brooks D. Simpson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Brand: Library of America. My latest book is something of a departure for me. It's not about scams or crooks or finance. It's about the struggle for America's soul. That's the subtitle of AYN RAND NATION, which was published by St. Martin's Press on Febru
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“Berkin vividly recounts Colonial women’s struggles for independence — for their nation and, sometimes, for themselves [Her] lively book reclaims a vital part of our political legacy.” —Los Angles Times Book Review “Compact and informative one is simply bowled over by the courage and fortitude of Cited by: Prize winning author Jeremy Black traces the competition for control of North America from the landing of Spanish troops under Hernando Cortez in modern Mexico in to when, with the Treaty of Washington and the withdrawal of most British garrisons, Britain accepted American mastery in North America/5.
In The Struggle for America's Promise, Claire Goldstene seeks to untangle one of the enduring ideals in American history, that of economic opportunity.
She explores the varied discourses about its meaning during the upheavals and corporate consolidations of the Gilded Age. This book is one of the most important books recently published on voter suppression in the United States. Anyone interested in why so many Americans do not vote or /5(96).
So I liked this book in the beginning and it could've been at least four stars, but it really began going down hill. I Struggle for America book this book was going to be about this family, the Lumpkins, and how their views may have actually shaped the South.
Instead, it was more of a biography of the three sisters, Elizabeth, Grace and Katharine, how they had a privileged upbringing, and how their views may or /5.
There Is a River: The Black Struggle for Freedom in America (Harvest Book) First Edition. There Is a River: The Black Struggle for Freedom in America (Harvest Book Cited by: In The Struggle for Sea Power, Sam Willis traces every key military event in the path to American independence from a naval Struggle for America book, and he also brings this important viewpoint to bear on economic, political, and social developments that were fundamental to the success of the Revolution.
In doing so Willis offers valuable new insights into American, British, French, Spanish, Dutch, and /5(28). The American Revolution was a home-front war that brought scarcity, bloodshed, and danger into the life of every American, and Carol Berkin shows us that women played a vital role throughout the struggle.
Berkin takes us into the ordinary moments of extraordinary lives. We see women boycotting British goods in the years before independence, writing propaganda that radicalized their neighbors 4/5(4). The ongoing struggle for civil rights and social justice lies at the heart of America's evolving identity.
The pursuit of equal rights is often met with social and political trepidation, forcing citizens and leaders to grapple with controversial issues of race, class, and gender. A fantastic short book focusing on women during the American Revolutionary period of history.
Carol Berkin is one of the top authors of the period, and I really enjoyed this look into the many 4/5(4). Berkin is the author ofRevolutionary Mothers: Women in the Struggle for America’s Independence, A Brilliant Solution: Inventing the American Constitution, Jonathan Sewall: Odyssey of an American Loyalist, First Generations: Women in Colonial America, and numerous articles and reviews.
She lives in New York City and Guilford, Connecticut. The Turkey and the Eagle: The Struggle for America's Global Role is about not just the effects but the making of U.S. foreign policy. It shows how advocates of basing U.S. relations on progress toward democracy must struggle in Washington with advocates of support for repressive regimes in return for economic benefits such as trade, investment Author: Caleb Stewart Rossiter.
Few social issues have produced more exaggerated claims and contention among Americans than the struggle to control gun violence. Fuelling the emotional fire in debates between firearm groups such as the National Rifle Association (NRA) and gun control advocates is the dispute over the importance of guns in American culture.
Is the fondness for firearms, truly part of a venerable American. These and many other real-life stories recounted in “Obstacle Course: The Everyday Struggle to Get an Abortion in America” show how hard it. This book is a massive undertaking: chronicling the history of Evangelicalism in America and its influence on America.
The reason I didn’t give this book four stars was that the second half of the book restricts itself to talking almost exclusively about the “religious right/moral majority” and their efforts to influence politics via the GOP/5(). Berkin is the author ofRevolutionary Mothers: Women in the Struggle for America’s Independence, A Brilliant Solution: Inventing the American Constitution, Jonathan Sewall: Odyssey of an American Loyalist, First Generations: Women in Colonial America, and numerous articles and reviews.
She lives in New York City and Guilford, : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. “Andrew Delbanco’s latest book, The War Before the War: Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America’s Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War, is a richly detailed, thought-provoking and compelling chronicle of the role fugitive slaves played in widening the gap between America’s two distinct societies Andrew Delbanco, who is a.
Published on the eve of the centennial of the Emancipation Proclamation inthis instant classic gripped the nation, just as the Civil Rights Movement was underway. The book consists of.
Teethtakes listeners on a disturbing journey into America's silent epidemic of oral disease, exposing the hidden connections between tooth decay and stunted job prospects, low educational achievement, social mobility, and the troubling state of our public health/5(52).
“Ari Berman’s important recent book, Give Us the Ballot, explores the struggle over voting rights unleashed by the civil-rights revolution, and how it continues to this day Berman has performed a valuable public service by illuminating this history.” —Eric Foner, The NationCited by:.
The War Before the War focuses on the effect the Fugitive Slave Clause in the US Constitution had on American politics, economics, and culture from the Revolutionary War to the end of the Civil War.
This book was an eye opening experience since it illuminated how /5.‘Indian Wars’ and the Struggle for Eastern North America, – examines the struggle between Native Americans and Anglo-Americans for control of the lands east of the Mississippi River, through the lens of native attempts to form pan-Indian unions, and Anglo-Americans’ attempts to thwar.
THE DEPORTATION MACHINE America’s Long History of Expelling Immigrants By Adam Goodman For historians of immigration, the paradox is inescapable and irreconcilable: The United States is and has.