By Glen Jeansonne
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The A Time of Paradox: the United States seeing that 1890 is intentionally extra own, speculative, and provocative than such a lot textbooks, but it comprises the fundamental evidence and is equipped in order that it may be used, both as a twentieth-century textbook, or in a survey path.
Title is prepared in 4 parts:
Prelude -The Eighteen Nineties: Bridge to the 20 th Century
Part I - An period of A wakening, 1900-1919
Part II - An period of Trial and Triumph, 1920-1945
Part III - An period of Uncertainty, 1945-1968
Part IV - An period of range, on account that 1969
Title was once additionally released as volumes:
• A Time of Paradox: the US from Awakening to Hiroshima, 1890-1945 (2007)
• A Time of Paradox: the United States from the chilly struggle to the 3rd Millennium, 1945-Present (2006)
In this vigorous and provocative synthesis, distinctive historian Glen Jeansonne explores the folks and occasions that formed the United States within the 20th century. finished in scope, A Time of Paradox deals a balanced examine the political, diplomatic, social and cultural advancements of the final century whereas targeting the various and occasionally contradictory human stories that characterised this dynamic period.
Designed with the coed in brain, this cogent textual content presents the freshest research to be had, delivering perception into the divisive election of 2004, the battle on Terror and the Gulf Coast hurricanes. important biographies on figures starting from Samuel Insull to Madonna supply scholars a extra custom-made view of the lads and ladies who inspired American society during the last hundred years.
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