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AUTHORS: Conlin, Joseph R. - ©2007
America's past is full of politics as well as personal stories. That's why Conlin's new THE AMERICAN PAST: A SURVEY OF AMERICAN HISTORY, VOLUME 1: TO 1877 teaches history the way it happened: real people with real stories. Through short narratives from political figures' lives, you'll discover how our nation grew from a colonial project to an international superpower. And along the way, you'll also get an inside look at the influence that women and minority groups have had on our nation's history. Pick this textbook up today and start learning the stories that shaped our nation.