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Published: 15 September 2017

768 Pages

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190659493

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American Horizons

U.S. History in a Global Context, Volume II: Since 1865

Third Edition

Michael Schaller, Robert Schulzinger, Janette Thomas Greenwood, Andrew Kirk, Sarah J. Purcell, Aaron Sheehan-Dean, John Bezis-Selfa, and Christina Snyder

American Horizons, Third Edition, presents the traditional narrative of U.S. history in a global context. The authors use the frequent movement of people, goods, and ideas into, out of, and within America's borders as a framework. This unique approach provides a fully integrated global perspective that seamlessly contextualizes American events within the wider world. The authors, all acclaimed scholars in their specialties, use their individual strengths to provide students with a balanced and inclusive account of U.S. history.

New to this Edition:

  • A new coauthor, Christina Snyder, contributes expertise on colonialism, race, slavery, and Native North America
  • New Global Passages boxes provide fresh examples of key global connections
  • New and revised chapter content, including new chapter openers, many new sections, and expanded and updated material throughout
  • A new addendum on the election of President Donald J. Trump
  • Oxford Learning Cloud, a learning management system by Oxford University Press, offering numerous assessment options and a variety of interactive content organized by chapter

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