A History of US: An Age of Extremes: 1880-1917 A History of US Book Eight

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But for millions of immigrant workers, it is a time of big struggles, with adults and children alike working 12 to 14 hours a day under extreme, dangerous conditions. Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. For the captains of industry men like Andrew Carnegie, John D.

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The disparity between the rich and the poor was dismaying, which prompted some people to action. About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. Rockefeller, J.

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A History of US: War, Peace, and All That Jazz: 1918-1945 A History of US Book Nine

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Oxford University Press #ad - Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. From woman's suffrage to babe ruth's home runs, war, peace, from louis armstrong's jazz to Franklin Delano Roosevelt's four presidential terms, from the finale of one world war to the dramatic close of the second, and All That Jazz presents the story of some of the most exciting years in U.

S. In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again. About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life.

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With the end of world war i, many Americans decided to live it up, driving cars, going to movies, and cheering baseball games a plenty.

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A Reconstructing America: 1865-1890 A History of US Book 7

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Through it all, the reunited nation struggles to keep the promises of freedom in this exciting chapter in the A History of US. About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US. Dubois counseling newly freed African Americans to behave in very different ways.

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B. Back east, large scale immigration was also going on, but not all Americans wanted newcomers in the country. And social justice was on everyone's mind with Carry Nation wielding a hatchet in her battle against drunkenness and Booker T.

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A History of US: All the People: Since 1945 A History of US Book Ten

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This updated fourth edition covers, events that have taken place in the past 6 years, for the first time, including the 2008 election of Barack Obama and the signficance of this election. All the people, the last volume in the series, covers US History from the end of World War II to the present. Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text.

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Readers will encounter fascinating stories about famous Americans Joe McCarthy, Martin Luther King, Jr. And major cultural movements 1960s counterculture, historical events the Vietnam War, Richard Nixon, the first man on the moon, feminism. All the people focuses on civil rights in the last half of the 20th Century and the beginning of the 21st, ensuring that readers will have a firm grasp of the groundbreaking nature and lasting importance of this movement.

Throughout the book, hakim portrays contemporary American life in a lively, which has been completely redesigned with a bold new look, engaging way.

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A History of US: War, Terrible War: 1855-1865 A History of US Book Six

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Oxford University Press #ad - Follow the common soldiers in blue and gray as they endure long marches, freezing winter camps, and the bloodiest battles ever fought on American soil. Off the war fields, war, terrible War captures the passion and commitment of abolitionists and slaveowners alike in their fiery debates throughout the land.

Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. Riveting, moving, terrible war takes us into the heart of the Civil War, War, and impossible to put down, from the battle of Manassas to the battle of Gettysburg and on to the South's surrender at Appomattox Court House.

Grant, abolitionists, and others, slave owners, average citizens, john Brown, soldiers on both sides, War, Harriet Tubman, Jefferson Davis, Terrible War is the compelling story of a people affected by the horrors of war during this tragic and dramatic period in A History of US. About the series:master storyteller joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US.

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A History of US: The New Nation: 1789-1850 A History of US Book Four

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Beginning with george washington's inauguration and continuing into the nineteenth century, The New Nation tells the story of the remarkable challenges that the freshly formed United States faced. Revolutionary war, and the disgraceful trail of tears are just a few of the setbacks, sidetracks, " Tecumseh's effort to form an Indian confederacy, the growth of Southern plantations, the beginning of the abolitionist movement, Part II, and formidable tasks put in the new nation's path.

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A History of US: From Colonies to Country: 1735-1791 A History of US Book Three

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Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text. Or maybe the french and indian war did it, when colonists were called "Americans" for the first time by the English, and the great English army proved itself not so formidable after all.

Recommended by the common core state standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text, A History of US weaves together exciting stories that bring American history to life. But for sure when king george III started levying some heavy handed taxes on the colonies, the break from the motherland was imminent.

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Hailed by reviewers, thought-provoking narrative, educators, historians, and parents for its exciting, the books have been recognized as a break-through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people.

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A History of US: Liberty for All?: 1820-1860 A History of US Book Five

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Early nineteenth century america could just about be summed up by Henry David Thoreau's words when he said, "Eastward I go only by force, but westward I go free. It was an exuberant time for the diverse citizens of the united states, from mountain men and railroad builders to whalers and farmers, who included a range of folk, a war with mexico, in the land where "all men are created equal, Texas and the Alamo, the Oregon boundary conflict, Liberty for All? takes a deep look at the issue that began to gnaw at the country's core: How, the California Gold Rush, as they pushed forward into the open frontier and all their hopes and fears are captured in Liberty for All? In addition to colorful accounts of the massive westward migration, " could there be slaves?About the Series:Master storyteller Joy Hakim has excited millions of young minds with the great drama of American history in her award-winning series A History of US.

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A History of US: Making Thirteen Colonies: 1600-1740 A History of US Book Two

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Hike over the mountains with Daniel Boone. And what about the indians, what is happening to them? Soon with the influx of so many people, thirteen unique colonies are born, each with its own story. Recommended by the common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text.

All kinds of people are coming to America. Sit with the judges at the Salem witch trials. Join william Penn and the Quakers in Pennsylvania. In ten books that span from Prehistory to the 21st century, young people will never think of American history as boring again. Hailed by reviewers, and parents for its exciting, historians, thought provoking narrative, educators, the books have been recognized as a break through tool in teaching history and critical reading skills to young people.

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If you're African, you come in chains.

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All the People: Since 1945 A History of US Book 10

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Oxford University Press #ad - Soil. But mostly-as it always has been in the United States-it was ordinary citizens who marched and voted and hoped and dreamed and made things happen. People call it "post-war, " but All the People covers a period in U. S. History that features battles of another kind-from Cold War combat overseas to struggles for equality at home to learning to live with the threat of terrorism on U.

S. All the people includes the events of september 11, and, freedom of speech and press, 2001, especially in the face of religious totalitarianism, and a discussion of how many aspects of the terrorist attacks have brought to the forefront the qualities that keep America strong: representative democracy, the basic freedom of religious tolerance.

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