American Eras Primary Sources: Westward Expansion (1800-1860), 1st Edition

  • Volume 3
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  • ISBN-10: 1414498357
  • ISBN-13: 9781414498355
  • DDC: 978.02
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 451 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Organized by thematic chapters, American Eras Primary Sources: Westward Expansion (1800-1860) is a student-friendly reference that's patterned after Gale's award-winning American Decades: Primary Sources series. This volume covers full or excerpted primary sources representing a diversity of views that provide insight into the seminal issues, themes, movements, and events of Manifest Destiny and the westward expansion of the United States. Also included with each primary source is concise contextual information, notes about the author, further resources, and full-color photos and illustrations.

Features and Benefits

  • Chronology of world events outside the United States.
  • Chronologies for each topic.
  • General resources.
  • PS type index.
  • General index.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414498268 | ISBN-13: 9781414498263

Table of Contents

The Arts.
Business and the Economy.
Fashion and Leisure.
Government and Politics.
Law and Justice.
Lifestyles and Social Trends.
Science, Medicine, and Technology.