2 edition of America and the American people. found in the catalog.
America and the American people.
Friedrich von Raumer
|Statement||Translated by William W. Turner. With a new introd. by Heinz R. Hink.|
|Series||Series in American studies|
|LC Classifications||E165 .R26 1970|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 512 p.|
|Number of Pages||512|
|LC Control Number||73105362|
J. B. BLACK in The Art of History contends that every age interprets "the record of the past in the light of its own ideas." We have preferred to take Black's words as a warning to historians rather than as a definition of written history, for we have made a conscious effort to judge the past in the light of the past and to avoid imposing the standards of our generation upon preceding . Paul Johnson, in his preface: “Writing a history of the American people, covering over years, from the late 16th century to the end of the 20th, and dealing with the physical background and development of an immense tract of diverse territory, is a Herculean task/5(25).
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From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. This narrative history of the Civil War in rhyme and blank verse told from the point of view of ordinary people of both the North and the South is a remarkable epic of the United States.
Although Benet had enormously influential on other poets, notably the Harlem Renaissance. An Introduction to Teaching the American People 1 PART I. A Colonizing People, 7 Chapter 1 Ancient America and Africa 8 Chapter 2 Europeans and Africans Reach the Americas 13 Chapter 3 Colonizing a Continent in the Seventeenth Century 17 Chapter 4 The Maturing of Colonial Society 22 Chapter 5 The Strains of Empire 27 PART II.
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What was Johnson's main idea on religion in America? Several factors impact the way Johnson was and is seen with regards to his views on.I wrote my book with the expectation that people will use it as a springboard to stimulate their curiosity about American history.
I want to encourage people to go out and experience American history, to have a first-hand look at these unique places that reflect our history and our heritage.Johnson's history presents John Winthrop, Roger Williams, Anne Hutchinson, Cotton Mather, Franklin, Tom Paine, Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Hamilton, and Madison from a fresh perspective.
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