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The Fabric of America: How Our Borders and Boundaries Shaped the Country and Forged Our National Identity

By: Andro Linklater

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Walker Books: June 2007

Seller ID: 12496

ISBN: 0802715338

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 328 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. FIRST EDITION, 1st printing. NEW off the shelf, NOT ex-library, remaindered or book club edition. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 328 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. FIRST EDITION, 1st printing. NEW off the shelf, NOT ex-library, remaindered or book club edition. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism

By: Bhu Srinivasan

Price: $15.15

Publisher: Penguin Press: September 2017

Seller ID: 16771

ISBN: 0399563792

Condition: New


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Dead Presidents: An American Adventure into the Strange Deaths and Surprising Afterlives of Our Nation’s Leaders

By: Brady Carlson

Price: $8.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: February 2016

Seller ID: 16879

ISBN: 0393243931

Condition: New


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The Dawn of Innovation: The First American Industrial Revolution

By: Charles R. Morris

Price: $18.95

Publisher: PublicAffairs: October 2012

Seller ID: 19581

ISBN: 1586488287

Condition: New


In the thirty years after the Civil War, the United States blew by Great Britain to become the greatest economic power in world history. That is a well-known period in history, when titans like Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, and J.P. Morgan walked the earth.But as Charles R. Morris shows us, the platform for that spectacular growth spurt was built in the first half of the century. By the 1820s, America was already the world's most productive manufacturer, and the most intensely commercialized society in history. The War of 1812 jumpstarted the great New England cotton mills, the i... View more info

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Who's Who in American History: Leaders, Visionaries, and Icons Who Shaped Our Nation

By: K. M. Kostyal,John M. Thompson,William R. Gray

Price: $22.95

Publisher: National Geographic: October 2017

Seller ID: 3077

ISBN: 1426218346

Condition: New


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A History of the American People

By: Paul Johnson

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Harper Perennial: February 1999

Seller ID: 16628

ISBN: 0060930349

Condition: New


"The creation of the United States of America is the greatest of all human adventures," begins Paul Johnson's remarkable new American history. "No other national story holds such tremendous lessons, for the American people themselves and for the rest of mankind." Johnson's history is a reinterpretation of American history from the first settlements to the Clinton administration. It covers every aspect of U.S. history--politics; business and economics; art, literature and science; society and customs; complex traditions and religious beliefs. The story is told in terms of the men and women w... View more info