New PDF release: A Companion to the Gilded Age and Progressive Era (Wiley

By Christopher M. Nichols,Nancy C. Unger

ISBN-10: 1118913965

ISBN-13: 9781118913963

A spouse to the Gilded Age and innovative period presents a set of recent historiographic essays protecting the years among 1877 and 1920, a interval which observed the U.S. emerge from the ashes of Reconstruction to turn into an international power.

  • The unmarried, definitive source for the newest nation of information when it comes to the heritage and historiography of the Gilded Age and innovative Era
  • Features contributions through major students in a variety of suitable specialties
  • Coverage of the interval comprises geographic, social, cultural, financial, political, diplomatic, ethnic, racial, gendered, spiritual, international, and ecological topics and approaches
  • In today’s period, also known as a “second Gilded Age,” this ebook bargains appropriate historic research of the criteria that helped create modern society
  • Fills an immense chronological hole in period-based American historical past collections

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