A Time of Paradox: America Since 1890, Volumes 1-2

A Time of Paradox: America Since 1890, Volumes 1-2

Glen Jeansonne

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The A Time of Paradox: the US given that 1890 is intentionally extra own, speculative, and provocative than so much textbooks, but it comprises the fundamental proof and is equipped in order that it may be used, both as a twentieth-century textbook, or in a survey path.

Title is geared up in 4 parts:
Prelude -The Eighteen Nineties: Bridge to the 20 th Century
Part I - An period of A wakening, 1900-1919
Part II - An period of Trial and Triumph, 1920-1945
Part III - An period of Uncertainty, 1945-1968
Part IV - An period of variety, seeing that 1969

Title used to be additionally released as volumes:
• A Time of Paradox: the US from Awakening to Hiroshima, 1890-1945 (2007)
• A Time of Paradox: the United States from the chilly struggle to the 3rd Millennium, 1945-Present (2006)

Title Description
In this full of life and provocative synthesis, amazing historian Glen Jeansonne explores the folk and occasions that formed the USA within the 20th century. entire in scope, A Time of Paradox deals a balanced examine the political, diplomatic, social and cultural advancements of the final century whereas targeting the varied and occasionally contradictory human reports that characterised this dynamic period.

Designed with the scholar in brain, this cogent textual content presents the hottest research on hand, supplying perception into the divisive election of 2004, the struggle on Terror and the Gulf Coast hurricanes. great biographies on figures starting from Samuel Insull to Madonna supply scholars a extra customized view of the boys and ladies who inspired American society during the last hundred years.

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