History: American History

  • The Routledge History of Italian Americans book cover

    The Routledge History of Italian Americans

    1st Edition

    Edited by William J. Connell, Stanislao G. Pugliese

    The Routledge History of Italian Americans weaves a narrative of the trials and triumphs of one of the nation’s largest ethnic groups. This history, comprising original essays by leading scholars and critics, addresses themes that include the Columbian legacy, immigration, the labor movement,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05
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    Routledge Histories

  • Children, Media, and American History: Printed Poison, Pernicious Stuff, and Other Terrible Temptations book cover

    Children, Media, and American History

    Printed Poison, Pernicious Stuff, and Other Terrible Temptations, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Cassidy

    Printed poison. Pernicious stuff. Since the nineteenth century, these are some of the many concerned comments critics have made about media for children. From dime novels to comic books to digital media, Cassidy illustrates the ways children have used "old media" when they were first…

    Paperback – 2017-10-05
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  • The Routledge History of Nineteenth-Century America book cover

    The Routledge History of Nineteenth-Century America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Daniel Wells

    The Routledge History of Nineteenth-Century America provides an important overview of the main themes within the study of the long nineteenth century. The book explores major currents of research over the past few decades to give an up-to-date synthesis of nineteenth-century history. It shows how…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19
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    Routledge Histories

  • The American Culture of War: The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom book cover

    The American Culture of War

    The History of U.S. Military Force from World War II to Operation Enduring Freedom, 3rd Edition

    By Adrian R. Lewis

    Now in its third edition, The American Culture of War presents a sweeping critical examination of every major American war since 1941: World War II, Korea, Vietnam, the First and Second Persian Gulf Wars, U.S. operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the war against ISIS. As he carefully considers…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19
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  • British and American Foundings of Parliamentary Science, 1774–1801 book cover

    British and American Foundings of Parliamentary Science, 1774–1801

    1st Edition

    By Peter J. Aschenbrenner

    Upon declaring independence from Britain in July 1776, the United States Congress urgently needed to establish its credentials as a legitimate government that could credibly challenge the claims of the British Crown. In large measure this legitimacy rested upon setting in place the procedural and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-18
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    International Relations and the European Atlantic World, 1660-1830

  • The Atlantic in Global History: 1500-2000 book cover

    The Atlantic in Global History

    1500-2000, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jorge Canizares-Esguerra, Erik R Seeman

    The Atlantic in Global History is a collection of original essays by leading authors that both introduce the main themes of Atlantic history and expand the category of the Atlantic chronologically, spatially, and methodologically. Moving away from the nation-state focused model of Atlantic…

    Paperback – 2017-09-18
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  • A History of Religion in America: From the First Settlements through the Civil War book cover

    A History of Religion in America

    From the First Settlements through the Civil War, 1st Edition

    By Bryan F. Le Beau

    A History of Religion in America: From the First Settlements through the Civil War provides comprehensive coverage of the history of religion in America from the pre-colonial era through the aftermath of the Civil War. It explores major religious groups in the United States and the following topics…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
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  • Taste, Trade and Technology: The Development of the International Meat Industry since 1840 book cover

    Taste, Trade and Technology

    The Development of the International Meat Industry since 1840, 1st Edition

    By Richard Perren

    Focusing on the interactions of producers, sellers and consumers of meat across the world, Richard Perren elucidates aspects of the evolution of the international economy and the part played by the investment of capital and the enterprise of individuals. The study utilises the government reports…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
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    Modern Economic and Social History

  • American Civilization: An Introduction book cover

    American Civilization

    An Introduction, 7th Edition

    By David Mauk, John Oakland

    The hugely successful American Civilization provides students of American Studies with the perfect background and introductory information on contemporary American life, examining the central dimensions of American society from geography and the environment, government and politics, to religion,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
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  • A History of Religion in America: From the End of the Civil War to the Twenty-First Century book cover

    A History of Religion in America

    From the End of the Civil War to the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By Bryan Le Beau

    A History of Religion in America: From the End of the Civil War to the Twenty-First Century provides comprehensive coverage of the history of religion in America from the end of the American Civil War to religion in post 9/11 America. The volume explores major religious groups in the United States…

    Paperback – 2017-09-14
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  • The Second Amendment and Gun Control: Freedom, Fear, and the American Constitution book cover

    The Second Amendment and Gun Control

    Freedom, Fear, and the American Constitution, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin Yuill, Joe Street

    The Second Amendment, by far the most controversial amendment to the US Constitution, will soon celebrate its 225th anniversary. Yet, despite the amount of ink spilled over this controversy, the debate continues on into the 21st century. Initially written with a view towards protecting the nascent…

    Hardback – 2017-09-12
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    Controversies in American Constitutional Law

  • Jews in the Americas, 1776-1826 book cover

    Jews in the Americas, 1776-1826

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hoberman, Laura Leibman, Hilit Surowitz-Israel

    The period between 1776-1826 signalled a major change in how Jewish identity was understood both by Jews and non-Jews throughout the Americas. Jews in the Americas, 1776-1826 brings this world of change to life by uniting important out-of-print primary sources on early American Jewish life with…

    Hardback – 2017-09-06
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