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The Resource Michigan : a history of the Great Lakes state, Bruce A. Rubenstein, Lawrence E. Ziewacz

Michigan : a history of the Great Lakes state, Bruce A. Rubenstein, Lawrence E. Ziewacz

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Michigan : a history of the Great Lakes state
Title
Michigan
Title remainder
a history of the Great Lakes state
Statement of responsibility
Bruce A. Rubenstein, Lawrence E. Ziewacz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The fifth edition of Michigan: A History of the Great Lakes State presents an update of the best college-level survey of Michigan history, covering the pre-Columbian period to the present. Represents the best-selling survey history of Michigan Includesupdates and enhancements reflecting the latest historic scholarship, along with the new chapter 'Reinventing Michigan' Expanded coverage includes the socio-economic impact of tribal casino gaming on Michigan's Native American population; environmental,agricultural, and educational issues; recent developments in the Jimmy Hoffa mystery, and collegiate and professional sports Delivered in an accessible narrative style that is entertaining as well as informative, with ample illustrations, photos, and maps Now available in digital formats as well as print "--
  • "The fifth edition of Michigan: A History of the Great Lakes State enhances its reputation as the leading survey of Michigan history from the pre-Columbian period to the present"--
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Rubenstein, Bruce A.
Dewey number
977.4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ziewacz, Lawrence E.
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  • Michigan
  • HISTORY / United States / General
Label
Michigan : a history of the Great Lakes state, Bruce A. Rubenstein, Lawrence E. Ziewacz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The original Michiganians -- The new Acadia -- Under the Union Jack -- Wilderness politics and economics -- Challenges of statehood -- Decade of turmoil -- In defense of the nation -- Radicals and reformers -- Early ethnic contributions -- Grain, Grangers, and conservation -- Development of intellectual maturity -- Wood and rails -- The world of wheels -- From Bull Moose to bull market -- Depression life in an industrial state -- Inequality in the arsenal of democracy -- Fears and frustration in the ColdWar era -- The turbulent 1960s -- Challenges of the 1970s -- Toward the twenty-first century -- Entering the new millennium -- Reinventing Michigan -- Appendix A : governors of the territory and state of Michigan -- Appendix B : counties, dates of organization, and origins of county names -- Appendix C : Michigan's state song -- Appendix D : Michigan's state symbols
Control code
BK0013810377
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
viii, 393 pages
Isbn
9781118649725
Lccn
2013045067
Label
Michigan : a history of the Great Lakes state, Bruce A. Rubenstein, Lawrence E. Ziewacz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The original Michiganians -- The new Acadia -- Under the Union Jack -- Wilderness politics and economics -- Challenges of statehood -- Decade of turmoil -- In defense of the nation -- Radicals and reformers -- Early ethnic contributions -- Grain, Grangers, and conservation -- Development of intellectual maturity -- Wood and rails -- The world of wheels -- From Bull Moose to bull market -- Depression life in an industrial state -- Inequality in the arsenal of democracy -- Fears and frustration in the ColdWar era -- The turbulent 1960s -- Challenges of the 1970s -- Toward the twenty-first century -- Entering the new millennium -- Reinventing Michigan -- Appendix A : governors of the territory and state of Michigan -- Appendix B : counties, dates of organization, and origins of county names -- Appendix C : Michigan's state song -- Appendix D : Michigan's state symbols
Control code
BK0013810377
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
viii, 393 pages
Isbn
9781118649725
Lccn
2013045067

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