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Dudziak, Mary L. 2000. Cold War Civil Rights: Race and the Image of American Democracy . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Farber, David R. 1994. The Age of Great Dreams: America in the 1960s . New York: Hill and Wang.

Frank, Thomas. 2004. What's the Matter with Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America . New York: Metropolitan Books.

Friedan, Betty. 1963. The Feminine Mystique . New York: Norton.

Gitlin, Todd. 1993. The Sixties: Years of Hope, Days of Rage . New York: Bantam Books.

Goodwin, Doris Kearns. 1976. Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream . New York: Harper&Row.

Karnow, Stanley. 1983. Vietnam, a History . New York: Viking Press.

King, Martin Luther. 1986. A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings of Martin Luther King, Jr . Edited by James Melvin Washington. San Francisco: Harper&Row.

Levy, Ariel. 2006. Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture . New York: Free Press.

McCain, John, and Mark Salter. 1999. Faith of My Fathers . New York: Random House.

Meriwether, James. 2008. “‘Worth a Lot of Negro Votes:’ Black Voters, Africa, and the 1960 Presidential Campaign.” Journal of American History 95(3): 737–63.

Murch, Donna Jean. 2010. Living for the City: Migration, Education, and the Rise of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, California . Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Schlesinger, Arthur M. 1965. A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House . Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Selvin, Joel. 1994. Summer of Love: The Inside Story of LSD, Rock&Roll, Free Love, and High Times in the Wild West . New York: Dutton.

Stein, Judith. 2010. Pivotal Decade: How the United States Traded Factories for Finance in the Seventies . New Haven: Yale University Press.

Warren Commission. 1964. Report of the Warren Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy . New York: McGraw-Hill.

X, Malcolm. 1992. The Autobiography of Malcolm X . Edited by Alex Haley. New York: One World/Ballantine Books.

Twenty-first-century problems

Bravin, Jess. 2013. The Terror Courts: Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay . New Haven: Yale University Press.

Cowen, Tyler. 2001. The Great Stagnation: How America Ate All the Low-Hanging Fruit of Modern History, Got Sick, and Will (Eventually) Feel Better . New York: Dutton.

Ehrenreich, Barbara. 2001. Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America . New York: Metropolitan Books.

Gerges, Fawaz A. 2011. The Rise and Fall of Al-Qaeda . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Gordon, Joy. 2010. Invisible War: The United States and the Iraq Sanctions . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

John Cannan, 2013. “A Legislative History of the Affordable Care Act: How Legislative Procedure Shapes Legislative History.” Law Library Journal 105(2): 132–73.

Keen, D. 2012. Useful Enemies: When Waging Wars Is More Important than Winning Them . New Haven: Yale University Press.

Lance, Peter. 2004. 1000 Years for Revenge: International Terrorism and the FBI . New York: Regan Books.

Lewis, Michael. 2010. The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine . New York: Norton.

Little, Douglas. 2002. American Orientalism: The United States and the Middle East since 1945 . Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

Oreskes, Naomi, and Erik M. Conway. 2010. Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming . New York: Bloomsbury Press.

Rivoli, Pietra. 2005. The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy: An Economist Examines the Markets, Power and Politics of World Trade . Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

Simon, Bryant. 2009. Everything but the Coffee: Learning About America from Starbucks . Berkeley: University of California Press.

Wright, Lawrence. 2006. The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 . New York: Knopf.

Questions & Answers

who abolish slavery
ABDOURAHMAN Reply
who was the fists empire in americans
Alex Reply
who organized the most massive attack in American History, which caused the Germans to begin to retreat in September 1918?
Jmora Reply
"Black Jack" Pershing
Victor
Is there answers anywhere to all of the critical thinking questions?
Heather Reply
What were the direct causes of the civil war
Trinity Reply
How did slavery issues effect the war
Trinity
How were politics involved
Trinity
north wanted to unify the south
Maleek
south wanted independence
Maleek
freeing slaves was just a way to recruit black soldiers to fight for north
Maleek
Lincoln couldn't let the south separate from the union , agriculture was way to valuable
Maleek
South felt North was opposing their interests and would be better off as a separate nation
Victor
progressive reforms under Theodore Roosevelt
Karpi Reply
TR was determined to pursue the public interest
Victor
what was the main thing suposed to happen when the tea party
Gavin Reply
Which plan resolved the issue of representation for the U.S. Constitution?
Nichole Reply
The plan which became known as the seventeenth amendmet.
WIlliam
amendmet because not an article of bill of rights.
WIlliam
Which of the primary features of grassroots Progressivism was the most essential to the continued growth
Ren Reply
The institution of a steady currency.
WIlliam
who invented the comedy movie without soun
Sami Reply
Comedy in film ad early as 1895 in film by Louis Lumier. Utilized slapstick.
Victor
Louis Lumier
WIlliam
Comedy in film as early as late 1895, there were no film adds because pictures could not be paired or arranged with words, quotes, or small phrases. Utilized slapstick.
WIlliam
which of the following is not one of the tasks women performed during the revolution?
Donna Reply
Women were gen not involved in politics or combat
Victor
Women were generally not involved in combat, but went inside the lines however and worked as nurses
WIlliam
Which country etablished the first colonies in the americas
Alex Reply
which part of the America's? what year?
Kyle
Jamestown = England. if I had to guess that's the one you are looking for
Kyle
Spain. area of new Mexico I think.
Christie
the first encounter with Americans in this te Indian was Christopher Columbus from spain bt he not establish a colony and the first colony was Britain in Jamestown I think
Bernard
Spain, first settlement was La Navidad est on Columbus' first voyage and which was destroyed by natives by 1493. on subsequent voyages of Columbus and others, Spain colonized Carribean islands such as Cuba.
Victor
Spain its colonies would become known as new-spain.
WIlliam
in what ways did westward expansion provide new opportunities for women and african americans?\
cavausier Reply
Women were involved in establishing communities. They did a lot of work in turning roughboomtowns into more civilized places that had all the benefits of such. The West was characterized by greater freedom for women e.g. women were first granted suffrage in Wyoming and other Western states.
Victor
Women were involved in establishing new communities within the States'. They helped men turn rough boomtown into a more modern version of civilization for the westerners moving the expansion forward. These communities later provided jobs for Afro-Americans after the civil war.
WIlliam
[.../e.g Suffrage for women was first was granted in The West in Wyoming and other Western states]
WIlliam
It was not a lot of work for them their forefathers all the work actually
WIlliam
What source did the Roman Catholic church have
robbie Reply
Please clarify: do you mean what sources do they made their authority on?
Victor
They established their authority in administering their mission in a last ditch effort to convert native Americans to christianity
WIlliam
yes, what sources? sources of domesticating the Native Americans.
WIlliam
part 1 and part 2 in 2 segments
WIlliam
impact of coming of Portuguese in kenya
Brian Reply
impact of coming of portuguese
Brian
impact of coming of portuguese
Brian
introduced new crops, disrupted local trade and communication, introduced Christianity but had limited success converting locals
Victor
The coming of the Portuguese impacted farming, farmbills caused non-levys in trade, miscommunication in the two governments and our United States Enviormental Protection Agency (USEPA).
WIlliam

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