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Debatable Issues in Us History 5 Volumes

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Publisher Comments:

Debatable Issues in U.S. History looks back in time and explores avenues taken by Americans who changed the course of history. From the early colonial days to 2003, this 5-volume set examines seminal events and challenges students to think critically about American history by presenting viewpoints of various groups and political leaders. Each entry includes a historical overview and analysis of the pro and con arguments surrounding the issue, as well as the outcome of the action taken. Fact boxes, sidebars, biographies, and excerpts from primary documents offer additional information and give students ideas for reports and projects.

Volume 1: From Colonies to a Country, 1635-1790

Volume 2: Building the Nation, 1791-1832

Volume 3: A Country Divided, 1833-1868

Volume 4: Entering the Industrial Age, 1869-1933

Volume 5: A World Power, 1934 to the Present

Grades 6-8

Book News Annotation:

Exploring the controversies that have shaped American history, at a level appropriate for 6th through 8th grade students, this five-volume reference set is arranged chronologically, exploring issues relevant to colonial times, nation building, the Civil War, the Industrial Age, and the country as a world power (1934-to the present). Each entry includes a historical overview, analysis of pro & con arguments surrounding the issue, and a consideration of the outcome. Nicely designed, with a balance of text, illustrations, sidebars, and excerpts from primary documents.
Annotation 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

• 350 photographs, maps, charts, and graphs

• Sidebars and fact boxes

• Primary documents

• Glossary

• Cumulative Index in each volume

Synopsis:

Describes controversies surrounding events in American history, identifying important people, laws, and circumstances which played a role in the event.

Table of Contents

Volume I: Emerging Nation, 1750-1800

Volume II: Country Divided, 1801-1876

Volume III: Peace and Prosperity, 1877-1913

Volume IV: The World Wars, 1914-1945

Volume V: World Power, 1946-Present

Product Details

ISBN:
9780313329104
Manufactured:
Greenwood Press
Publisher:
Greenwood Press
Manufactured by:
Greenwood Press
Manufactured:
Greenwood Press
Author:
Greenwood Press
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
History - United States/General
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-US History
Series:
< p>Debatable Issues in U.S. History < /p>
Series Volume:
A World Power, 1934
Publication Date:
20040631
Binding:
SET HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10.50x7.92x4.60 in. 6.83 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

Related Subjects

Children's » History » United States » General
Children's » Nonfiction » US History
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » World History » General

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Product details 144 pages Greenwood Press (CT) - English 9780313329104 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , • 350 photographs, maps, charts, and graphs

• Sidebars and fact boxes

• Primary documents

• Glossary

• Cumulative Index in each volume

"Synopsis" by , Describes controversies surrounding events in American history, identifying important people, laws, and circumstances which played a role in the event.
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