Category: US

Sort

Showing 1-3 of 3

Image for The Burdens of Progress, 1900-1929

The Burdens of Progress, 1900-1929

By: Abrams, Richard M.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Glenview, Illinois, Scott Foresman & Co.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18137

ISBN: 067305778X

Condition: Very Good-


Card covers show edge wear, chipping, creasing. ; tight solid book, text unmarked; Scott, Foresman American history series; B&W Illustrations; 9.10 X 6.10 X 0.50 inches; 199 pages View more info

Image for Colonial Challenges Britons, Native Americans, and Caribs, 1759-1775

Colonial Challenges Britons, Native Americans, and Caribs, 1759-1775

By: Fabel, Robin F. A.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19001

ISBN: 081301798X

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


As new. ; A bright, solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.3 X 6.2 X 0.9 inches; 282 pages; "In this examination of British colonial practices, Robin Fabel investigates the reactions of native populations to British imperialism in the two decades before the American Revolution. Specifically, he looks at the Cherokees, the small tribes of the Mississippi, and the Black Caribs of the Windward Islands - all groups whose territories bordered on British settlements, all groups who first cooperated with and later resisted British diplomatic and military instrusions. Fabel reveals the flaws in Briti... View more info

Image for DANGEROUS NATION  AMERICA IN THE WORLD 1600-1900

DANGEROUS NATION AMERICA IN THE WORLD 1600-1900

By: KAGAN, ROBERT

Price: $26.50

Publisher: London, ATLANTIC BOOKS: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16552

ISBN: 1843545306

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 9.29 X 6.54 X 1.97 inches; 5827 pages; From the DJ flap: "In this ground-breaking book Kagan sets the historical record straight and explodes some of the most powerful - and enduring - myths about America's attitude to the rest of the world. In the process Kagan reveals an America that is as ambitious as it is expansionist." Most Americans believe the United States had been an isolationist power until the twentieth century. This is wrong. In a riveting and brilliantly revisionist work of history, Robert Kagan... View more info