Digital History: Online American History Textbook
by Steven Mintz
Publisher: University of Houston 2009
An interactive, multimedia history of the United States from the Revolution to the present. This book draws extensively on the public domain to weave together a very well done story of America. It is nearly encyclopedic in its coverage, with hundreds of pages on everything from Native Americans to the 9-11 attacks.
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by James Ross-Nazzal - Connexions
This is a textbook to be used for the second part of the US history survey course (U. S. after 1877) at Houston Community College, written by Dr. James Ross-Nazzal. Topics covered are: The Progressive Era; The Great War.
by Henry F. Graff - Advameg, Inc.
This a standard resource for students and the general public alike: U.S. presidents from George Washington to George W. Bush are profiled in depth. This is the story of the national political leadership of the country during the nearly two centuries.
by V. J. Matsumoto, B. Allmendinger - University of California Press
From the Gold Rush to rush hour, the history of the American West is fraught with diverse, subversive, and at times downright eccentric elements. This provocative volume challenges traditional readings of western history and literature.
- CK-12 Foundation
Contents: Introduction; Colonial America; The Early Republic; Manifest Destiny and the Slavery Question; A Nation Divided: The American Civil War and Reconstruction; The Gilded Age and the Rise of American Power; The Progressive Era; World War I.