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Essential America / Edition 1

Essential America / Edition 1

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The Essential America is a fundamentals version of the Tindall/Shi narrative packaged in an eye-popping, four-color design.

The oversized page and double-column layout make the text accessible and highlight the book’s impressive art program. The text’s outstanding pedagogy keeps the central themes of the narrative in sight throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393976991
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 01/28/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 800
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

George Brown Tindall spent many years on the faculty of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He was an award-winning historian of the South with a number of major books to his credit, including The Emergence of the New South.

David Emory Shi is a professor of history and the president emeritus of Furman University. He is the author of several books on American cultural history, including the award-winning The Simple Life: Plain Living and High Thinking in American Culture and Facing Facts: Realism in American Thought and Culture, 1850–1920.

Thomas Lee Pearcy is professor of history at Slippery Rock University. An outstanding scholar of print and multimedia sources, he regularly teaches survey courses in American and Latin American history.

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