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America and Its Peoples: A Mosaic in the Making, Volume I (Chapters 1-16)
America and Its Peoples, Fourth Edition presents American history in an exciting way, with a spirited narrative, vivid character sketches, and colorful anecdotes. The book highlights the rich ethnic diversity of the American people. Social history-with an emphasis on sports, leisure, and popular culture-is integrated with more traditional coverage of military history, poli ...more
Paperback, 544 pages
Published August 6th 2003 by Longman Publishing Group
(first published August 1st 1996)
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This is a text book for a college level survey course in American history. While I wouldn't recommend it simply for casual reading, it is a good overview of our history from pre-colonial to reconstruction. The authors are even-handed in their analysis and reporting of history, exploring both the positive and negative aspects of our history as a nation. There were some aspects that I wish they had explored with more depth, but that is probably just my own bias showing through, and after all, it i ...more