9780077238551

American History: A Survey, Volume 1

Brinkley, Alan

ISBN 10: 0077238559 / 0-07-723855-9
ISBN 13: 9780077238551
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Publication Date: 2008
Binding: Softcover
About this title:
Synopsis:
Highly respected for its impeccable scholarship and elegant writing style, Alan Brinkley's American History provides students and instructors with a broad, comprehensive approach to the American past. It offers not only a scrupulous account of American political and diplomatic history, but also a deep exploration of the many other fields that are central to a critical understanding of the nation's past: social, cultural, economic, and urban history, including the histories of the South and the West, the environment,science and technology, race, ethnicity, gender, and the global context of the American experience.

About the Author:
In addition to being a best selling textbook author, ALAN BRINKLEY is the Allan Nevins Professor of History and former Provost at Columbia University. He is the author of Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin, and the Great Depression, which won the 1983 National Book Award; The End of Reform: New Deal Liberalism in Recession and War; and Liberalism and its Discontents. His most recent books are John F. Kennedy: The American Presidents Series: The 35th President, 1961-1963 and The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century both published recently. He was educated at Princeton and Harvard and taught previously at MIT, Harvard, and the City University Graduate School before joining the Columbia faculty In 1991. In 1998-1999, he was the Harmsworth Professor of American History at Oxford University. He won the Joseph R. Levenson Memorial Teaching Award at Harvard in 1987 and the Great Teacher Award at Columbia in 2003. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a member of the board of trustees of the National Humanities Center and Oxford University Press, and chairman of the board of trustees of the Century Foundation. He has been a visiting professor at Princeton, the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (Paris), and the University of Torino (Italy). He was the 1998-1999 Harmsworth Professor of American History at Oxford University.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
 

American History: A Survey, Volume 1: Search Results

1.

Brinkley, Alan
ISBN 10: 0077238559
ISBN 13: 9780077238551
Bookseller: Cloud 9 Books (West Palm Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0077238559 New Condition. Ships within 24 hours and all purchases are guaranteed or your money back. Bookseller Inventory # ZTTTTXT.1164

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 89.81
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
2.

Brinkley, Alan
ISBN 10: 0077238559
ISBN 13: 9780077238551
Bookseller: ExtremelyReliable (Richmond, TX, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 13. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0077238559

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 104.41
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
3.

Brinkley, Alan
ISBN 10: 0077238559
ISBN 13: 9780077238551
Bookseller: Murray Media (MIAMI SHORES, FL, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 3

Book Description: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110077238559

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 131.66
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
View All Listings for this Book