Joy Hakim's A History of US: Reconstructing America: 1865-1890 PDF

By Joy Hakim

ISBN-10: 0195189000

ISBN-13: 9780195189001

ISBN-10: 0195327217

ISBN-13: 9780195327212

Recommended via the typical middle country criteria for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text.

Covering a time of serious wish and terrific swap, Reconstruction and Reform is a dramatic examine lifestyles after the Civil struggle within the newly re usa. Railroad tycoons have been roaring around the state. New towns sprang up around the plains, and a brand new and diversified American West got here into being: a land of farmers, ranchers, miners, and town dwellers. again East, huge scale immigration used to be additionally happening, yet now not all american citizens sought after newbies within the state. know-how moved ahead: Thomas Edison lit up the realm along with his electrical mild. And social justice was once on everyone's brain with hold country wielding a hatchet in her conflict opposed to drunkenness and Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. DuBois counseling newly freed African american citizens to act in very alternative ways. via all of it, the reunited country struggles to maintain the guarantees of freedom during this fascinating bankruptcy within the A heritage of US.

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Master storyteller pleasure Hakim has excited hundreds of thousands of younger minds with the nice drama of yankee heritage in her award-winning sequence A historical past folks. steered via the typical center kingdom criteria for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational textual content, A historical past folks weaves jointly fascinating tales that convey American historical past to lifestyles. Hailed by means of reviewers, historians, educators, and oldsters for its interesting, thought-provoking narrative, the books were famous as a break-through software in educating background and significant interpreting talents to children. In ten books that span from Prehistory to the twenty first century, teenagers won't ever consider American historical past as uninteresting again.

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