Encyclopedia of American History, Volumes 1-11 (Revised Edition)

Encyclopedia of American History, Volumes 1-11 (Revised Edition)

Gary B. Nash, Allan M. Winkler, Charlene Mires, John W. Jeffries


This ebook provides an intensive revision of the Award-winning set. evidence On dossier is proud to announce the revision of its award-winning 11-volume "Encyclopedia of yank History", the landmark connection with American heritage from prehistoric occasions to the trendy day. This vast revision positive factors greater than 1,000 new and revised entries, in addition to a radical replace of current entries to mirror present learn. additionally, a brand new insert of full-color maps has been additional to every quantity. carrying on with to supply unheard of intensity and breadth of insurance, "Encyclopedia of yank heritage, Revised Edition" presents a balanced presentation of the political, social, fiscal, and cultural occasions that experience formed the land and the country. every one quantity editor is a amazing pupil of yank historical past who has drawn upon the services of ratings of experts in writing person, signed entries of remarkable caliber. It meets nationwide criteria for usa heritage. perfect for college kids, lecturers, and librarians, the 1st 10 expertly researched volumes during this authoritative set are prepared chronologically in response to the nationwide criteria for usa background. The eleventh quantity includes the great set Index. It gains content material that's transparent and straightforward to appreciate. Written in available language to facilitate students' figuring out of every period, the easy-to-read textual content is more advantageous through 750 photos and 250 full-color and black-and-white maps. precise entries conceal key occasions, activities, old figures, traits, and political advancements that outline every one specific period in American heritage. Addressing the necessity for historic literacy, the set is really inclusive, casting a large ancient internet throughout issues and eras and comprising many lesser-known yet nonetheless influential figures and occasions. Key beneficial properties increase the set's reference worth. It gains available textual content and greater than 3,300 distinctive, absolutely cross-referenced entries; biographies of important americans in every one period; a different interpreting part on the finish of some of the signed entries; nearly 1,000 illustrations, together with full-color and black-and-white maps, images, cartoons, and ads, that visually record every one period; topical entries in every one quantity on comparable topics resembling paintings and structure, enterprise, economic system, literature, and technological know-how and expertise; a chronology and bibliography on the finish of every quantity; an appendix in each one quantity that comprises excerpts of key files of the period, a person quantity indexes, and a accomplished set index.

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