The American Century: A History of the United States from 1890 to 1941: Volume 1, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

The American Century

A History of the United States from 1890 to 1941: Volume 1, 1st Edition

By Walter LaFeber, Richard Polenberg, Nancy Woloch

Routledge

200 pages

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Description

This book focuses on the U.S. foreign and domestic policies, at points noting how the two are necessarily related. It includes brief analyses of developments elsewhere in the world to help students understand the foreign policy.

Table of Contents

1. 1890s: The Beginnings of Modern America 2. 1900–1917: The Progressive Era 3. 1900–1917: A Progressive Foreign Policy—From Peace to War 4. 1917–1920: The Failure of World War I 5. 1920–1929: The New Era 6. 1929–1936: The Depression and the New Deal 7. 1933–1941: Hard Times—Politics and Society 8. 1929–1941: The Big Breakdown—The United States and the World

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS000000
HISTORY / General
HIS036000
HISTORY / United States / General
HIS036020
HISTORY / United States / Colonial Period (1600-1775)
HIS036040
HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
HIS036050
HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)