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American historian

Harvey Wish

American historian

a social-intellectual history of the writing of the American past.

by Harvey Wish

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 366p.
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17407581M

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Welcome to American History for Kids From the first Thanksgiving to the first man on the moon, you’ve come to the right place to learn about American history. We cover the Pilgrims’ arrival, the Jamestown settlement, and the Revolutionary War and keep going through the Industrial Revolution, World War I and II and into modern American history.   How Textbooks Can Teach Different Versions Of History: NPR Ed About 5 million public school students in Texas this year will get new and controversial textbooks that critics say water down history.

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