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The Invention of the White Race: Racial Oppression and Social Control / The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo-America
The Invention of the White Race: Racial Oppression and Social Control / The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo-America
by Theodore W. Allen
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When the first Africans arrived in Virginia in 1619, there were no “white” people, nor, according to colonial records, would there be for another sixty years. In his seminal two-volume work, The Invention of the White Race, Allen details the... (read more)

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Out of Many, Combined Volume Plus New Myhistorylab for Us History -- Access Card Package
Out of Many, Combined Volume Plus New Myhistorylab for Us History -- Access Card Package
by Mari Jo Buhle
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NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use Pearson'... (read more)

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American Nation: A History of the United States, The, Volume 2 Plus New Myhistorylab -- Access Card Package
American Nation: A History of the United States, The, Volume 2 Plus New Myhistorylab -- Access Card Package
by Mark C. Carnes
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NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use Pearson'... (read more)

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The Tewa World: Space, Time, Being, and Becoming in a Pueblo Society
The Tewa World: Space, Time, Being, and Becoming in a Pueblo Society
by Alfonso Ortiz
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-186) and index.... (read more)

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At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68 (America in the King Years)
At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years, 1965-68 (America in the King Years)
by Taylor Branch
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At andlt;iandgt;Canaan's Edgeandlt;/iandgt; concludes andlt;iandgt;America in the King Years,andlt;/iandgt; a three-volume history that will endure as a masterpiece of storytelling on American race, violence, and democracy. Pulitzer Prize-winner and... (read more)

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Mexicans in the Making of America
Mexicans in the Making of America
by Neil Foley
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According to census projections, by 2050 nearly one in three U.S. residents will be Latino, and the overwhelming majority of these will be of Mexican descent. This dramatic demographic shift is reshaping politics, culture, and fundamental ideas about... (read more)

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Our Hearts Fell To the Ground (96 Edition)
Our Hearts Fell To the Ground (96 Edition)
by Colin G. Calloway
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Colin G. Calloway is professor of history and Native American studies at Dartmouth College. Formerly he taught at the University of Wyoming and served as assistant director of the D'Arcy McNickle Center for the History of the American Indian at the... (read more)

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Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy: A Memoir
Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy: A Memoir
by Christopher Hill
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An and#8220;inside the roomand#8221; memoir from one of our most distinguished ambassadors whoand#8212;in a career of service to the countryand#8212;was sent to some of the most dangerous outposts of American diplomacy. From the wars in the Balkans to... (read more)

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Creating Black Americans : African-american History and Its Meanings, 1619 To the Present (07 Edition)
Creating Black Americans : African-american History and Its Meanings, 1619 To the Present (07 Edition)
by Nell Irvin Painter
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Here is a magnificent account of a past rich in beauty and creativity, but also in tragedy and trauma. Eminent historian Nell Irvin Painter blends a vivid narrative based on the latest research with a wonderful array of artwork by African American... (read more)

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Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-65
Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-65
by Taylor Branch
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In the second volume of the three-part trilogy of monumental history that began with the Pulitzer Prize-winning "Parting the Waters", Taylor Branch recreates the dramas that affected every American as the civil rights movement grew in size, impact, and... (read more)

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Engines of Change : American Industrial Revolution (86 Edition)
Engines of Change : American Industrial Revolution (86 Edition)
by Brooke Hindle
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BROOKE HINDLE was the director of the National Museum of American History from 1974 to 1978. He is best known for his pioneering research into the role of technology and objects in the social history of the United States. STEPHEN LUBAR is the director of... (read more)

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The Nightingale's Song
The Nightingale's Song
by Robert Timberg
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Robert Timberg weaves together the lives of Annapolis graduates John McCain, James Webb, Oliver North, Robert McFarlane, and John Poindexter to reveal how the Vietnam War continues to haunt America. Casting all five men as metaphors for a legion of well... (read more)

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The Korean War
The Korean War
by Max Hastings
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It was the first war we could not win. At no other time since World War II have two superpowers met in battle. Now Max Hastings, preeminent military historian takes us back to the bloody bitter struggle to restore South Korean independence after the... (read more)

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Dereliction of Duty
Dereliction of Duty
by H. R. Mcmaster
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"The war in Vietnam was not lost in the field, nor was it lost on the front pages of the New York Times or the college campuses. It was lost in Washington, D.C." - H. R. McMaster (from the Conclusion) Dereliction Of Duty is a stunning new analysis of how... (read more)

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Presidential Courage : Brave Leaders and How They Changed America 1789-1989 (07 Edition)
Presidential Courage : Brave Leaders and How They Changed America 1789-1989 (07 Edition)
by Michael R. Beschloss
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andlt;iandgt;Presidential Courageandlt;/iandgt; is a brilliantly readable and inspiring saga about crucial times in American history when a courageous President dramatically changed our future. Like Beschloss's previous book, andlt;iandgt;The... (read more)

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Stayin' Alive (12 Edition)
Stayin' Alive (12 Edition)
by Jefferson R. Cowie
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A wide-ranging cultural and political history that will forever redefine a misunderstood decade, Stayin Alive is prize-winning historian Jefferson Cowies remarkable account of how working-class America hit the rocks in the political and economic... (read more)

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Old Oregon Country: A History of Frontier Trade, Transportation, & Travel
Old Oregon Country: A History of Frontier Trade, Transportation, & Travel
by Oscar Osbur Winther
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The Pacific Northwest, the old Oregon country, was one of the most remote and inaccessible frontier areas, but it was also known to be rich in natural resources. The opening up of this region is a story of courage, endurance, and pioneer enterprise... (read more)

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Best and the Brightest
Best and the Brightest
by David Halberstam
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"A rich, entertaining, and profound reading experience." -- The New York Times "[The] most comprehensive saga of how America became involved in Vietnam. It is also the Iliad of the American empire and the Odyssey of this nation's search... (read more)

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Shadows at Dawn: An Apache Massacre and the Violence of History
Shadows at Dawn: An Apache Massacre and the Violence of History
by Karl Jacoby
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A masterful reconstruction of one of the worst Indian massacres in American history In April 1871, a group of Americans, Mexicans, and Tohono O?odham Indians surrounded an Apache village at dawn and murdered nearly 150 men, women, and children in their... (read more)

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War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America's Campaign to Create a Master Race
War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America's Campaign to Create a Master Race
by Edwin R Black
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In "IBM and the Holocaust," a "New York Times" bestseller, Black unearthed proof that IBM collaborated with Nazi Germany during World War II. Now he delivers a startling investigation of America's century-long attempt to create a master race through mass... (read more)

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