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Nation of Nations

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The latest addition to our very successful Overture Books program, "Nation of Nations: A Concise Narrative History of the American Republic," is based on one of the most successful US history survey texts in recent memory. Its success is due to its well-crafted blend of political and social history. This new concise edition incorporates the scholarship of the latest social ...more
Paperback, Third Edition, 992 pages
Published by Jane Karpacz (first published January 1981)
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Gillian Holmes
Jul 05, 2010 Gillian Holmes rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is the US history book the State Department recommends when studying for the FSOT. Granted, I am a nerd for this stuff, but it is also really good. I learned so much more than in any other history book. Gave equal time to all the different social, racial and religious groups without being excessively PC or pandering. The only way this book could've been better was if they covered the French and Indian War more thoroughly. Fascinating.

P.S. It worked; I passed the exam.
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Aug 16, 2010 Alyosha rated it it was ok
Good info but so politically correct it isn't even funny. SAVE ME
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