Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 February 2007

224 Pages | 281 b/w halftones, 38 color halftones & maps

7-1/2 x 9-1/8 inches

ISBN: 9780195327229

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A History of US: An Age of Extremes


Revised Third Edition

A History of US Book Eight

Joy Hakim

A History of US

  • Recommended by the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy as an exemplary informational text
  • A fascinating telling of the booming times of the Gilded Age
  • Profiles of key figures in history such as Mother Jones, Ida Tarbell, Big Bill Haywood, and Sam Gompers
  • Hakim presents an accurate and realistic narrative of our nation's history, appealing to all age groups
  • Hundreds of photographs, illustrations, maps, and political cartoons, as well as a chronology and further reading

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