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A People and a Nation [with Atlas]

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A People and a Nation is a spirited narrative that challenges students to think about the meaning of American history. Its thoughtful inclusion of the lives of everyday people, cultural diversity, work, and popular culture preserves the text's basic approach to American history as a story of all the American people.

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Hardcover, Complete Sixth Edition
Published August 2nd 2000 by Houghton Mifflin (first published November 28th 1900)
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Mar 04, 2012 Cyndi rated it it was ok
Shelves: school
Two stars makes it look like I didn't like the book much but it was pretty good for a history book except it could be a whole lot more concise. I had difficulty getting through several chapters but it did explain in a pretty fair manner both sides to the story of the settling of America, The Revolutionary War, Slavery, life for the poor and the rich, economic, political and other issues, The Civil War, and Reconstruction. I do give credit to the book not telling me how to feel about different is ...more
May 02, 2011 Shoshana rated it did not like it
i read this whole book. so done with APUSH
Ashley Howd
It was good, but I often disliked the wording. Also, it did not have the best organization. Bolding of key words and inclusion of a glossary would have been nice. It was often easier to google my homework questions than trying to find them in here. Read the colonial era chapters for leisure reading before the course started
Jul 04, 2011 Melainebooks rated it it was amazing
Shelves: books-in-english
Le meilleur livre d'histoire sur les Etats-Unis ! Une véritable mine d'or d'informations.
Shoshana Klein
Aug 16, 2011 Shoshana Klein rated it did not like it
i read this whole book. so done with APUSH
Madison Salem
One of my AP US History textbooks.
DONE. That is all I can say.
Jun 28, 2011 Bridget rated it liked it
Shelves: school, non-fiction
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