The Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1259912531.jpeg 9 2019 9781259912535 Known for its balanced voice and approachable scholarship, this best selling title The Unfinished Nation offers a concise, yet thorough survey of American History appropriate for students at all levels. With new authors and new scholarship added to the team for the 9th edition, the panorama of history will be covered even more thoroughly. The 9th edition will feature new scholarship on treatment of Native Americans, the effects of the Revolutionary War, the Civil Rights Movement, and the effects of modern warfare on American History.
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The Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People

The Unfinished Nation: A Concise History of the American People, 9th Edition

ISBN10: 1259912531 | ISBN13: 9781259912535
By Alan Brinkley, Andrew Huebner, John Giggie

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Known for its balanced voice and approachable scholarship, this best selling title The Unfinished Nation offers a concise, yet thorough survey of American History appropriate for students at all levels. With new authors and new scholarship added to the team for the 9th edition, the panorama of history will be covered even more thoroughly. The 9th edition will feature new scholarship on treatment of Native Americans, the effects of the Revolutionary War, the Civil Rights Movement, and the effects of modern warfare on American History.

Chapter 1. The Collision of Cultures
Chapter 2. Transplantations and Borderlands
Chapter 3. Society and Culture in Provincial America
Chapter 4. The Empire in Transition
Chapter 5. The American Revolution
Chapter 6. The Constitution and the New Republic
Chapter 7. The Jeffersonian Era
Chapter 8. Expansion and Division in the Early Republic
Chapter 9. Jacksonian America
Chapter 10. America’s Economic Revolution
Chapter 11. Cotton, Slavery, and the Old South
Chapter 12. Antebellum Culture and Reform
Chapter 13. The Impending Crisis
Chapter 14. The Civil War
Chapter 15. Reconstruction and the New South
Chapter 16. The Conquest of the Far West
Chapter 17. Industrial Supremacy
Chapter 18. The Age of the City
Chapter 19. From Crisis to Empire
Chapter 20. The Progressives
Chapter 21. America and the Great War
Chapter 22. The New Era
Chapter 23. The Great Depression
Chapter 24. The New Deal Era
Chapter 25. America in a World at War
Chapter 26. The Cold War
Chapter 27. The Affluent Society
Chapter 28. The Turbulent Sixties
Chapter 29. The Crisis of Authority
Chapter 30. From “The Age of Limits” to the Age of Reagan
Chapter 31. The Age of Globalization
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About the Author

Alan Brinkley

Alan Brinkley (1949–2019) was the Allan Nevins Professor of History at Columbia University. He served as university provost at Columbia from 2003 to 2009. He authored works such as Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin, and the Great Depression, which won the 1983 National Book Award; American History: Connecting with the Past; The End of Reform: New Deal Liberalism in Recession and War; Liberalism and Its Discontents; Franklin D. Roosevelt; and The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century. He served as board chair of the National Humanities Center, board chair of the Century Foundation, and a trustee of Oxford University Press. He was also a member of the Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 1998–1999 he was the Harmsworth Professor of History at Oxford University, and in 2011–2012 the Pitt Professor at the University of Cambridge. He won the Joseph R. Levenson Memorial Teaching Award at Harvard and the Great Teacher Award at Columbia. He was educated at Princeton and Harvard.

Andrew Huebner

Andrew Huebner is associate professor of history at the University of Alabama. He is
the author of Love and Death in the Great War (2018) and The Warrior Image: Soldiers in
American Culture from the Second World War to the Vietnam Era (2008). He has written and
spoken widely on the subject of war and society in the twentieth-century United States. In
2017, he was named an Organization of American Historians (OAH) Distinguished Lecturer.
He received his PhD from Brown University.

John Giggie

John Giggie is associate professor of history and African American studies at the
University of Alabama where he also serves as director of the Summersell Center for the
Study of the South. He is the author of After Redemption: Jim Crow and the Transformation of
African American Religion in the Delta, 1875–1917, editor of America Firsthand, and editor of
Faith in the Market: Religion and the Rise of Commercial Culture. He is currently preparing a
book on civil rights protests in west Alabama. He has been widely honored for his teaching,
most recently with a Distinguished Fellow in Teaching Award and Excellence in Community
Engagement Award from the University of Alabama. He received his PhD from Princeton
University.

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